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Launceston Castle

Launceston Castle, Castle Lodge, Castle Dyke Rd, Launceston, Devon, England - PL15 7DR
There is some debate regarding who first built motte and bailey fortifications on the site.  Some researchers believe it was the half-brother of William the Conqueror Robert, Count of Mortain, while others suggest it was…

Glastonbury Tor

Wellhouse Lane, Glastonbury, Sommerset, England - BA6 8BJ
Glastonbury Tor is a conical hill that rises from the Somerset Levels and dominates the landscape above the town.  (Tor is a local word of Celtic origin which means hill or rocky outcrop.)  It is…

Skye Museum of Island Life

Kilmuir, Isle of Skye, Scotland, UK - IV51 9UE
For a relatively small Island, Skye has a wide range of things to see and do.  From waterfalls that plunge directly into the sea to a range of extraordinary hills known as the Quiraing formed…

Linlithgow Palace

Linlithgow Palace, Kirkgate, Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland, EH49 7AL
Located some 15 miles (24 km) west of Edinburgh in the county of West Lothian, Scotland, The ruins of Linlithgow Palace overlook the deep blue waters of Linlithgow Loch.  The palace has a long and…

Alloa Tower

Alloa Park, Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, FK10 1PP
Alloa Tower is one of the largest surviving medieval tower houses in Scotland although it has been modified over the centuries and now its medieval exterior encases an 18th century mansion. The outer fields and…

Windsor Castle

Thames Street, Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom,…
Windsor Castle is the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world and has a history dating back almost 1,000…

The National Wallace Monument

18 Hillfoots Road, Stirling, Stirling FK9 5LF,…
The National Wallace Monument, or as its more popularly known, the Wallace Monument, is a 67 metre tall sandstone tower, standing on the peak of Abbey Craig, a hilltop near Stirling in Scotland. The tower…

Tintagel Castle

Castle Road, Tintagel, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom,…
As the seat of all Athurian legends, the mysterious Tintagel Castle has a special place in the Mythology of the…

The Albert Memorial

Kensington Gardens, Kensington Road, London, England, United…
It is an unlikely truth that the man behind the magnificent memorial to Queen Victoria’s beloved husband Prince Albert is…

Tewkesbury Abbey

Church Street, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom,…
Tewkesbury Abbey was one of the largest churches to survive the dissolution of the monasteries and despite its impressive size…
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