Silbury Hill in Avebury, Wiltshire is the largest man-made mound in Europe, it compares in height and volume to the roughly contemporary Egyptian pyramids. Probably completed in around 2400 BC, it apparently contains no burial. Though mysteriously  important in itself, its purpose and significance remain unknown. There is no access to the hill itself. It is part of the Avebury World Heritage Site.   Stonehenge is 16 miles away.

Silbury Hill in Avebury, Wiltshire is the largest man-made mound in Europe, it compares in height and volume to the roughly contemporary Egyptian pyramids.

10 amazing free things to see and do in the UK

10 amazing free things to see and do in the UK

The standing stones of Callanish, Lewis, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

The "Cheesewring", Bodmin Moor, Cornwall. Our tips for 25 fun things to do in England: http://www.europealacarte.co.uk/blog/2011/08/18/what-to-do-england/

The "Cheesewring", Bodmin Moor, Cornwall, England is a granite tor, a natural geological formation formed by weathering.

Men-An-Tol by Helen Dixon. Ancient standing stones on the West Penwith Moor in Cornwall, England.

Men-An-Tol, ancient standing stones on the West Penwith Moor, Cornwall: Helen Dixon Photography

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

Ceremonial stone row, Dartmoor, Devon, England One of many historic stone remains that give Dartmoor such a mystical feeling.

Cohen once said: 'Poetry is just the evidence of your life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.

List of the Presidents of the United States of America -- (This Photo was uploaded by Juanitaharris1.)

List of the Presidents of the United States of America - Obama is first black president - George Washington

A woman sells fruit in Cartagena's old quarter. I visited Cartegena, Columbia during a Crystal Cruise through the Panama Canal.

Classic Colombia: Viva Cartagena, the 'Heroic City' of history and culture

A woman sells fruit in Cartagena's old quarter. I visited Cartegena, Columbia during a Crystal Cruise through the Panama Canal. Will be going on the Panama Canal cruise this November.

Newgrange in Ireland. It's an ancient (older than Stonehenge!) monument that is lit by the sun only on the winter equinox.

Older than Stonehenge the Newgrange monument is lit by the sun only on the winter equinox Ireland

7 Awesome Things To Do In Iceland Iceland (Ísland [istlant] in the Icelandic language) is located in the Northern part of the Atlantic Ocean near the Arctic circle. It’s a hidden gem of Europe full of natural wonders and Viking history. I spent my birthday week in Iceland and I must say it was an epic week!

7 Awesome Things To Do In Iceland for First-Timers

7 Awesome Things To Do In Iceland Iceland (Ísland [istlant] in the Icelandic language) is located in the Northern part of the Atlantic Ocean near the Arctic circle. It’s a hidden gem of Europe full of natural wonders and Viking history. I spent my birthda

New York City is one of my favorite cities in the world. But if you only have 3 days to spend in this wonderful city, here are a few of my top suggestions.

How To Spend Four Days in New York City

New York City is one of the favorite cities in the world. But if you only have 3 days to spend in this wonderful city, here are a few of top suggestions.

A few weeks ago Kevin and I spent a quick weekend in Philadelphia to celebrate our 14th wedding anniversary. We had such a blast in this fun city. There is so much beauty and history here. Philly is fascinating. It almost feels like stepping back in time, or traveling across the ocean and vacationing in a …

Best Things To Do In Philadelphia

A few weeks ago Kevin and I spent a quick weekend in Philadelphia to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We had such a blast in this fun city.

Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, about 2 miles west of Amesbury and 8 miles north of Salisbury. One of the most famous sites in the world, Stonehenge is the remains of a ring of standing stones set within earthworks.

Image viaStonehenge, England, United Kingdom- my home away from homeImage viaStonehenge, England Originally constructed by the British Pagans who lived on the Island Nation before the

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