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Orkney Islands, Scotland, kids would LOVE this place.

Skara Brae, Orkney Islands in northern Scotland, Neolithic Settlement dating to 3180 BC to 2500 BC Such an Ancient Land.

skara brae - Really cool place,5000 years old,preserved and hidden by sand!

skara brae - Really cool years old,preserved and hidden by sand!

Cairnpapple Hill is one of the most important prehistoric sites in mainland Scotland. It was used from about 3,000 BC to 1400 BC firstly as a ceremonial site then several centuries later as a burial site. From the summit of Cairnpapple Hill we can enjoy stunning views over central Scotland, and as far as Goat Fell, on Arran, on a good day.  Midway between Edinburgh & Glasgow

Cairnpapple Hill is one of the most important prehistoric sites in mainland Scotland. It was used from about BC to 1400 BC firstly as a ceremonial site then several centuries later as a burial site. From the summit of Cairnpapple Hill we can enjoy s

Finnich Glen, also known as The Devil’s Pulpit is one of 25 Places In Scotland That Are Straight Out Of A Fantasy Novel. Which ones will be included in your Scotland travel plans?

25 Places In Scotland That Are Straight Out Of A Fantasy Novel

Finnich Glen, also known as The Devil’s Pulpit 25 Places In Scotland That Are Straight Out Of A Fantasy Novel

Jarlshof ~ is the best known prehistoric archaeological site in Shetland, Scotland. It contains remains dating from 2500 BC up to the 17th century AD.

would have been exciting to work on this site Jarlshof ~ is the best known prehistoric archaeological site in Shetland, Scotland. It contains remains dating from 2500 BC up to the century AD.

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Cairn, is a Celtic word for rock piles/walls, as well as the dog. Cairn terriers were bred to flush vermin out of the rock piles/walls.

Viking ring fort and settlement, the Shetland Islands, Jarlshof, Scotland. It has been described as "one of the most remarkable archaeological sites ever excavated in the British Isles". It contains remains dating from 2500 BC up to the 17th century AD.

Viking ring fort and settlement, the Shetland Islands, Jarlshof, Scotland. It has been described as "one of the most remarkable archaeological sites ever excavated in the British Isles". It contains remains dating from 2500 BCE up to the century CE.

Jarlshof, Scotland - The Most Amazing Historical Site I've Ever Seen. Are you going to add this to your bucket list?

Jarlshof - The Most Amazing Historical Site I've Ever Seen

Jarlshof, Scotland - The Most Amazing Historical Site I've Ever Seen. Are you going to add this to your bucket list?

The Ring of Brodgar (or Brogar, or Ring o' Brodgar), Neolithic henge and stone circle. Orkney Islands, Scotland.

Ring of Brodgar, Orkney Islands, Scotland. ** I would Love to visit the Orkney and Shetland Islands.

The Neolithic settlement of Skara Brae (pictured), on the island of Orkney, is the oldest building in Britain, dating from 3100 BC.

Skara Brae (Orkney Islands, Scotland) year old village uncovered during storm in 1850

Prehistoric Archaeological Site in Shetland, Scotland

Jarlshof is the best known prehistoric archaeological site in Shetland, Scotland. - Described as "one of the most Remarkable Archaeological Sites ever excavated in the British Isles", it contains Remains dating from 2500 BC up to the century AD.

Orkney Islands Scotland

'Gaelic Viking' (Winter 2012 marlies dekkers) takes its name from the fearless Viking warriors who set up camp on the Orkney Islands - set between Norway and Scotland. From the Scottish influence comes a bold tartan pattern in purples, blues and greens, p

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