Chepstow Castle ruins in Monmouthshire, Wales, on top of cliffs overlooking the River Wye, is the oldest surviving post-Roman stone fortification in Britain. Its construction was begun under the instruction of the Norman Lord William Fttzosbern, soon made Earl of Hereford, from 1067, and it was the southernmost of a chain of castles built along the English-Welsh border in the Welsh Marches.
Richard Crompton - Paintings for Sale
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Pembrokeshire Coast Path Walking Holidays with Celtic Trails
Regarded as one of the best coastal walking holidays, we take care of all the details on the Pembrokeshire Coast Path. From accommodation and luggage transfer to full route guides...
Aberystwyth Castle in Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales. Marcher lord Gilbert de Clare built a Motte and Bailey castle a mile south of the current site in c.1110. Captured by Llywelyn the Great in 1221. The Welsh prince razed this castle and rebuilt this one in its place. Llewelyn generation 27 on family tree. [I think Llewelyn & de Clare are my direct ancestors... BKT]
Caribbean? Maldives? No, it's Britain: These beautiful turquoise waters and idyllic coastlines might look like a tropical paradise but they are in fact the UK's hidden beaches
Amazingly each of these incredible seaside landscapes is in Britain - and they're among the country's best kept secrets.