I LOVE prehistoric piles of rocks. Standing stones, hill forts, stone circles… love them! Unsurprisingly then, when we were in Cornwall this time two years ago, we visited as many as we could fit in. One evening around dusk we … Continue reading
Posted in Adventure, Environment, History, Travel, United Kingdom
Tagged Cornwall, dolmen, Lanyon Quoit, moors, neolithic, prehistoric, tomb
The Ridgeway, often dubbed the Oldest Road in Britain, is a prehistoric track that has been frequented by travellers, merchants, cattle herders and even armies for more than 5000 years. Originally it was a series of routes that extended over … Continue reading
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Tagged Cee's Which Way Challenge, giraffe, long distance footpath, prehistoric, Ridgeway
I can happily spend hours poring over maps, looking for places to visit, especially when planning a trip. Sometimes the results can be quite unexpected. A few years ago, we went down to Connecticut to visit some friends, and decided … Continue reading
Posted in History, Travel, USA
Tagged America's Stonehenge, Daily Post, giraffe, New Hampshire, photography, postaday, prehistoric, room, Unexpected, Weekly Photo Challenge, Where's My Backpack?
I’ve spent the last couple of weeks in the UK, mainly in and around the beautiful county of Wiltshire. If you’re familiar with this part of southern England, you’ll know that it abounds with incredible prehistoric sights, including Stonehenge. I’ve … Continue reading
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Tagged A to Z Challenge, A Word A Week Challenge, A Word In Your Ear, Avebury, backlit, Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge, Cee’s Photography, contrast, Daily Post, misty, Nancy Merrill, neolithic, postaday, prehistoric, Silbury Hill, Smooth Objects, stone circle, Stonehenge, Threshold, Travel Theme, Weekly Photo Challenge, Where's My Backpack?