Scarborough CastleScarborough, North Yorkshire,England - the present stone castle dates from the 1150s.Over the centuries, several other structures were added, with medieval monarchs investing heavily in what was then an important fortress. Today the castle is a ruin.

Scarborough Castle is a former medieval Royal fortress situated on a rocky promontory overlooking the North Sea and Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England. So much history.

Stormy Seas, Scarborough, Nth Yorkshire - photo by Paul McGuire

There are times when it's NOT a good idea for a stroll along the sea front.