I don't live far from this historic site but had not been to it for many years.
Now that I am trying to fit in a decent walk each day I came to the Giant's Ring.
It has an informative sign board giving the history...更多
This important part of our heritage is spoiled by some visitors dropping litter, letting their dogs poo everywhere and others leaving far worse behind. The stones are so important but it is totally spoiled by the mess. It is also well known for other reasons.
I stayed at the nearby Crowne Plaza and had the afternoon to spare. This place was about 5 minutes drive from the A55. It is well signposted and has a large carpark (which is closed at night to discourage the dogging elements I guess!) ....更多
Part of large network of parks along river. The place is well known from centuries ago. Would not recommend to arrange as dedicated trip as there is nothing special to see. The set of stones have been constructed most recently and looks like modern construction...更多
Five thousand years ago Neolithic man walked these paths through forest and glen to this site. Veneration for the dead had become part of life. This was a site for burial in a chambered tomb under these upright stones with their huge capstone. And then...更多