While Stonehenge may be more famous, Avebury is actually older, quieter and also free. The charming village lies alongside the free standing stones. Avebury is part of a stone circle which is divided by roads into four sectors. The circle has been estimated to date form 2500 to 2200 BC which means that it falls between the first 2 stages of the construction of Stonehenge.(1 vote)
This unassuming and seemingly insignificant hill lies just off the A4 about 5 miles west of Marlborough. This enigmatic green mound is impressive not for its height (130ft) but its age and with its estimated construction date at 2600BC it stands as the largest artificial prehistoric mound in Europe.
This unassuming and seemingly insignificant hill lies just off the A4 about 5 miles west of Marlborough. This enigmatic green mound is impressive not ....Read more
One of England's quaintest harbour towns, little Brixham lies just 15 minutes from Paignton. You'll find all the activity on the harbour with its fis ....Read more
The central town on the western moor, Tavistock is a delightful little town dominated by 19th century architecture. A market town for over 900 years, ....Read more
London's first answer to congestion was also its first attempt to clear the slums, an endeavour which provided a literal segregation of the classes. ....Read more