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PlumSiena: Summers In France by Kathryn Ireland.  Love this day bed.  A great place to lounge. Want to spend my summer here. GB

Love the blue shutters! Kathryn Ireland Opens Up About Her Provence Getaway// French country, blue shutters

Carved Stone 8 in Gavrinis Dolmen passage grave, Gulf of Morbihan Larmor-Baden, Morbihan, Breizh. Cairn de Gavrinis Passage Grave, the largest and most decorated tomb in Neolithic Europe with 29 six-foot-high menhirs carved with labyrinthine fingerprints. This sanctuary /tomb/shrine was used by the same family for hundreds of years Plus

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Carved Stone 8 in Gavrinis Dolmen passage grave, Gulf of Morbihan Larmor-Baden, Morbihan, France. Cairn de Gavrinis Passage Grave, the largest and most decorated tomb in Neolithic Europe with 29 six-foot-high menhirs carved with labyrinthine fingerprints.

The stone circle at Calanais (Callanish), Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

The stone circle at Calanais (Callanish), Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

If you have children, are yourself a kid at heart, love Jules Verne and Leonardo da Vinci, have to make a little detour to Nantes in Brittany while you are visiting France and go see the magical place called: The Machines of the Isle of Nantes (Les Machines de l'île). An experience you'll not regret!... (Most of the machines have seats inside and controls to allow them to be manipulated.)

Eclectica: The Machines of the Isle of Nantes (Les Machines de l'île)

1910 St-Emilion , Bordeaux, France vintage travel poster

1910 St-Emilion , Bordeaux, France vintage travel poster >>> One of the best places we visited in our 2007 journey around Southern France, although we had no trouble getting lost there, despite its small size!

Long Meg and her Daughters Stone Circle, England

Long Meg and her Daughters Stone Circle, England

The Armenian Stonehenge predates that on the British Isles by 4500 years but it's origins and purpose is equally mysterious.

Ancient History Aliens - The Armenian Stonehenge predates that on the British Isles by 4500 years but it's origins and purpose is equally mysterious.

Famine Graveyard,County Sligo,Ireland  The sculpture by Fred Conlon called Faoin Sceach(Under the Hawthorn).This tree stands as a symbol of dignity.It marks the graves of the unnamed dead who perished in the Great Famine of 1845-47.The Great Hunger was like a never-ending winter.The desolation brought hunger,disease and death.The lone tree was held in a position of high importance from early Celtic mythology. The boulder stones surrounding the base allude to ancient forms of burial.

Famine Graveyard,County Sligo,Ireland The sculpture by Fred Conlon called Faoin…

The Hole Stone, County Antrim  Some of my favourite photographs of Ireland. Also available to order as high quality prints. Please contact me for more information on sizes, paper and delivery. www.georgepennock.com

On a hilltop near Doagh is a Bronze Age megalith known as The Holestone. Couples used to promise marriage by clasping hands through the hole in the stone. from Irish: Dumhach, meaning "mound") Photo by George Pennock Photography.

: The West Kennet Long Barrow is a Neolithic tomb dating back to 3650 BC and is thus the oldest building in England. The inside tunnels were used as pagan burial chambers and are built from Sarcen rock as seen on the exterior. - The West Kennet Long Barrow is a Neolithic tomb or barrow, situated on a prominent chalk ridge, near Silbury Hill, one-and-a-half miles south of Avebury in Wiltshire, England. Wikipedia

The West Kennet Long Barrow,Neolithic tomb dating back to 3650 BC and the oldest building in England. The inside tunnels were used as pagan burial chambers built from Saracen rock.

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