Guides

Guides (32)

Heritagenorth.org.uk
A guide to the heritage of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. Contains business information for the Heritage Sector – museums, heritage centres, clan societies and local history groups, based in the Highlands.

http://www.heritagenorth.org.uk/
National Trails
This brief provides a short history of the ancient megaliths to be found in the Medway Gap area, situated 4 miles south of Rochester

http://www.nationaltrail.co.uk/Northdowns/article.asp?PageId=3&ArticleId=7
24 Hour Museum
24 Hour Museum is the UK’s official guide to over 3,000 museums, galleries, exhibitions and heritage attractions. 24 Hour Museum offers daily arts news, exhibition reviews, listings and in-depth online trails, as well as having a comprehensive, fully searchable, database of over 3,000 cultural institutions.

http://www.24hourmuseum.org.uk/
Authentic Ireland!
Authentic Ireland combines expert travel guides with fabulous Ireland tours and Ireland vacation packages. Interested in Ireland golf or activity tours? We do that too!

http://www.authenticireland.com/
Britain Express UK travel guide
UK Travel information for attractions in England, Scotland, and Wales. London guide, history and culture. UK hotel, self catering, and bed and breakfast bookings.

http://www.britainexpress.com/
Britannia: British History and Travel
The internet’s most comprehensive information resource for the times, places, events and people of British history.

http://www.britannia.com/
Calanais Feature Page on Undiscovered Scotland
Calanais Feature Page on Undiscovered Scotland: The Ultimate Online Guide.

http://www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk/usiframes/us-copyright.html
Casglu’r Tlysau / Gathering the Jewels
Gathering the Jewels features over 30,000 images of objects, books, letters, aerial photographs and other items from museums, archives and libraries throughout Wales.

http://www.gtj.org.uk/
Dark Isle
Pictures and links for castles, towers, stone circles and Pict stones located in Scotland. Each castle, circle and stone is listed under their own heading and by region. This site also includes a small section for Renaissance Faires and Celtic music interests

http://www.darkisle.com/
English Heritage
English Heritage introduction to Stonehenge

http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/stonehenge
Explore the isle of Lewis
Isle of Lewis Scotland information by Explore Scotland

http://www.isle-of-lewis.com/
Glastonbury – the Isle of Avalon
An inspirational guide to what’s special about Glastonbury

http://www.isleofavalon.co.uk/
Historic Sites in Cornwall
Cornwall in Focus – A visitors guide to Cornwall: Where to Stay, how to get here, resorts and destinations, holiday cottages and parks. Explore its spectacular coast, best beaches, places to stay and tourist attractions. Its towns and villages, varied landscape, celtic culture and natural beauty

http://www.cornwallinfocus.co.uk/
ilovethepast.com/
I Love the Past – Historic Houses, heritage properties, Castles, Churches, Museums, Archaeology fieldwork. Viewed and Reviewed

http://www.ilovethepast.com/
Ireland.com
Welcome to the world of the megaliths – the mighty stones. These Neolithic monuments are scattered around the country, linear chambers to the dead that pay tribute to the gods of the sky, the sun, the moon and the stars. And anyone can visit.

http://www.ireland.com/irishtimesmagnificentmegaliths/landing.ie
Islay Ultimate Online Guide
Islay Queen of the Hebrides Ultimate and most Complete Islay Guide with accommodation travel info islay weblog and a wealth of information and pictures

http://www.islayinfo.com/
Mysterious Britain & Ireland
Mysterious Britain and Ireland, a guide to the legends, folklore, myths, paranormal and mysterious places of England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales.

http://www.mysteriousbritain.co.uk/
Orkneyjar – The Heritage of the Orkney Islands
An extensive exploration of the ancient history, folklore and traditions of Orkney. Includes up to date sections on the Ring of Brodgar, Maeshowe, Minehowe and other major archaeological sites.

http://www.orkneyjar.com/
Peak Experience
Peak District history, heritage, wildlife and natural places guide. Peak Experience has ten themed guides to the Peak District and self-guided trails to download

http://www.peak-experience.org.uk/
Sacred Destinations
An online catalogue of sacred sites – articles, maps and photos of hundreds of sacred sites, holy places, religious architecture and mysterious sites around the world.

http://www.sacred-destinations.com/
Salisbury England
Salisbury & Stonehenge – official tourism website for south Wiltshire, England

http://www.visitwiltshire.co.uk/
shee-eire.com
Your one stop guide to The Ancient Irish World.

http://www.shee-eire.com/
Silicon Glen
The first online guide to Scotland. Information on Scotland and Scottish life from traditions and history to modern life including web design, software and innovation. Silicon Glen: Ainm eadar-lìon na h-Alba. Fàilte oirbh, thig a-steach.

http://www.siliconglen.com/
Standing Stones in Cornwall
Cornwall England, Cornish tourist information for our visitors

http://www.cornwall-calling.co.uk/folklore-and-legend/standing.htm
Standing Stones in Wales
This map shows the Standing Stones, Stone Circles, Cromlechs, and other Prehistoric sites in Wales. With links to more information where available.

http://www.walesdirectory.co.uk/maps/stones.htm
Stonehenge.co.uk
Your guide to Stonehenge, other ancient sites and stone circles in Britain, with practical information to make your visit easier Your guide to Stonehenge, other ancient sites and stone circles in Britain, with practical information to make your visit easier

http://www.stonehenge.co.uk/
The Internet Guide to Scotland
Independent, detailed info about Scotland – travel, tours, accommodation, sightseeing, activity holidays, castles, genealogy, photos and more, including the Highlands and Islands.

http://www.scotland-inverness.co.uk/
The Wiltshire Web
The Wiltshire Web – Avebury – the Mysteious Stone Circles

http://www.wiltshire-web.co.uk/
TimeTravel-Britain.com
TimeTravel-Britain.com: Your Guide to Historic Britain

http://www.timetravel-britain.com/
Virtual Hebrides
Virtual Hebrides Guide to the Inner & Outer Islands. A community web site with 1,000′s of pages about the inner and outer islands and all things Hebridean.

http://www.virtualhebrides.com/
Visit Cumbria
A guide to the many attractions and places of interest in Cumbria, The Lake District, England, including historic buildings, lakes, preserved railways, churches, the National Trust, and famous people connected with Cumbria.

http://www.visitcumbria.com/stonecir.htm
visitworcestershire.org
Bredon hill standing stones myths and legend

http://www.visitworcestershire.org/