The Chalice Well, Glastonbury, England Also known as ‘The Well of Avalon’. Archaeological evidence suggests that the well has been in almost constant use for at least two thousand years. Water issues from the spring at a rate of 25,000 gallons per day and has never failed. female aspect of deity, with the male symbolised by Glastonbury Tor. As such, it is a popular destination for pilgrims in search of the divine feminine, including Pagans.

The Chalice Well, Glastonbury, England Also known as ‘The Well of Avalon’. Archaeological evidence suggests that the well has been in almost constant use for at least two thousand years. Water issues from the spring at a rate of gallons per day and

Several miles north of Ashton Cottages Somerset.  Glastonbury is a spot on the Mendip hills known as Deerleap. It is well known by local artists because of the far reaching views it provides over the Somerset Levels and of Glastonbury Tor nestled in amongst the hills. On misty mornings it is the perfect spot to appreciate just how flat the landscape is and how it would’ve looked thousands of years ago when the area was under water. On mornings like this it becomes an island once again.

A foggy sunrise over the Somerset levels showing Ben Knowle Hill in front of Glastonbury Tor. Taken by Stephen Spraggon from Deerleap in the Mendip Hills, Somerset, England.

Glastonbury Abbey

"Hic jacet Arthurus rex quandam rexque futurus" – Here lies Arthur, the king that was and the king to be.

Myth and legend: Some believe Glastonbury Tor in Somerset is the final resting place of King Arthur

Bird's eye Britain: Amazing collection of aerial photographs showing nation from above released to mark the Jubilee year

Glastonbury Tor, UK Glastonbury Tor is a large hill located in Glastonbury, Somerset, England, with a roofless St. Michael's Tower on its summit. Tor is a local word of Celtic origin meaning 'rock outcropping' or 'hill'.

.Glastonbury Tor - we climbed the hill at sunset and there were 2 boys in the Tor singing songs. It was magical.

Glastonbury Tor, Somerset, England, where King Arthur is said to have come to die. In his time the land was marshland and the Tor was cut off by sheets of water during floods and very high tides.

Glastonbury Tor, Somerset Levels - © David Noton

Glastonbury Tor, Somerset Levels - © David Noton - Beautiful shot of Glastonbury, it's not all about the festival! Well worth visiting the Tor for amazing views over the Somerset levels!

Glastonbury is notable for myths and legends concerning Joseph of Arimathea, the Holy Grail and King Arthur

A fictional representation of the tower & hill appear in by Kim Headlee. Glastonbury is notable for myths and legends concerning Joseph of Arimathea, the Holy Grail and King Arthur.

Glastonbury Tor Since the alleged discovery of Arthur and Guinevere's remains in the 12th century, it has been claimed that Glastonbury Tor stands on the site of ancient Avalon, the island where Arthur died following his final battle against Mordred. Once surrounded by marshland, Glastonbury Tor was virtually an island during the Dark Ages.

Camelot: discovering the legend of King Arthur around Britain

Since the alleged discovery of Arthur and Guinevere's remains in the century, it has been claimed that Glastonbury Tor stands on the site of ancient Avalon. Once surrounded by marshland, it was virtually an island during the Dark Ages.

The George Hotel and Pilgrim's Inn, Glastonbury, Somerset , England. Built in the 15th century to accommodate visitors to Glastonbury Abbey

The soggy landscape rolls by the windows. I’ve never been in Britain before, but I know seeing a popular tourist destination like Glastonbury deserted in June is odd. The few people about look half-drowned and in despair. THE MIDSUMMER WIFE

Spiral carved in stone, found at the White Spring, Glastonbury.

Spiral carved in stone at the White Spring, Glastonbury.

Glastonbury shopping ♥ Hadas, elfos, elementales, Godess... todo lo inimaginable para sentirte dentro del mundo de Arturo. En frente hay una cervecería que en su momento fué un antiguo lugar de reunión de los Templarios.

my spiritual home.men need to come here too as much as women,lager and football may have tried to be god to men,but this is the real deal,kernunnos and pan,theres nothing that rivals that energy

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