Orkney Islands, Scotland - Ancient sites and Natural Wonders
The Orkney Islands are located North of Scotland. They are home to many ancient sites including Stone Rings (Ring of Brodgar, Stenness), neolithic villages (Skara Brae) and chambered cairn. Nature is also well preserved with beautiful sea cliffs, white sand beaches and abundant birdlife. Discover the things to do in Orkney at http://www.zigzagonearth.com/things-to-do-in-orkney-scotland/
Skara Brae - Orkney Islands, Scotland Never been here, desperate to visit it though
Skara Brae, Orkney Islands in northern Scotland, Neolithic Settlement dating to 3180 BC to 2500 BC
Passageway, Skara Brae, Orkney Islands. Skara Brae is a stone-built Neolithic settlement consisting of eight clustered houses, and was occupied from roughly 3180 BEC - 2500 BCE. Older than Stonehenge and the Great Pyramids, it has been called the "Scottish Pompeii" because of its excellent preservation.
Stromness Orkney Islands......the home of Orkney Icecream......mmmmmm
St. Magnus Cathedral- Orkney, Scotland~ known as the 'Light in the North,' the Cathedral was founded, in 1137, by the Viking, Earl Rognvald, in honour of his uncle, St. Magnus.