The stone circle at Castlerigg is situated near Keswick in Cumbria, North West England. One of around 1,300 stone circles in the British Isles and Brittany, it was constructed as a part of a megalithic tradition that lasted from 3,300 to 900 BCE, during the Late Neolithic and Early Bronze Ages.
The Temple of Edfu is an ancient Egyptian temple located on the west bank of the Nile in the city of Edfu which was known in Greco-Roman times as Apollonopolis Magna, after the chief god Horus-Apollo. It is one of the best preserved temples in Egypt. The temple, dedicated to the falcon god Horus, was built in the Ptolemaic period between 237 and 57 BCE
The mound seen here is a reconstruction of a very much older and larger burial mound after the original neolithic mound was excavated in 1928. It is possible to walk inside and many people do - often bearing and leaving small items relevant to the Pagan faith system.
Bryn Celli Ddu is the site of a neolithic burial mound that was excavated in 1928. It is possible to walk inside and many people do - often bearing and leaving small items relevant to the Pagan faith system.
The sun was rising over Blackness Castle on the southern bank of the River Forth in Scotland. Just caught it before the big bank of grey cloud in the top of the picture rolled in from the west and filled the sky, where it remained for the rest of the day.
This picture was taken at around 5am in the early summer of 2015. It captures the new Queensferry...