How to visit Clava Cairns, an ancient site and Outlander location

Clava Cairns ancient site

Scotland just knows how to wow with atmospheric sites, history that goes way back and incredible vistas. This next site in the Highlands will wow you as well! It has become so much more popular due to its connection with the Outlander books and TV series and as such it’s on many people’s Scotland bucket … Read more

Your guide to visiting Avebury Stone Circle and village in Wiltshire

Avebury Stone Circle is one of the most impressive bits of ancient history in England, but did you know that it’s actually the largest megalithic stone circle in the world?   Many people rate the standing stones even higher than Stonehenge, and it’s not surprising since you can get up close and personal with the … Read more

Ancient sites in Scotland: visit these 8 mysterious historic places

callanish an ancient site in scotland

When thinking about ancient sites in Scotland you’re probably thinking of standing stones on a desolate moorland. It can be that but did you know that there’s actually a lot more to Scotland’s ancient ruins? Scotland is a land full of mystery, history and legend and if you’re exploring Scotland and have an interest I … Read more

A helpful guide to visiting Stonehenge – including how to make it worth seeing!

Stonehenge in England on a cloudy day with some blue sky

It’s one of the most popular tourist sites in the entire world, let alone just in Great Britain, so I figured a guide to visiting Stonehenge might well be worth creating for a history travel blog!   This guide should answer all your questions that you have about it plus if you keep reading you’ll … Read more