An endlessly delightful and quietly informative companion for those travellers seeking the ancient spirit of England. This is a journey to ruined abbeys, pagan sites and megalithic temples, saints' shrines, holy wells and island sanctuaries of peace and sanctity reign. With this guidebook, travellers can uncover centuries of history, wisdom and tradition...
Ireland possesses such a vast number of ancient sites that most of them remain all but forgotten except by those who live nearby. This book offers directions to 800 sites in both the North and South.
This is a guidebook to over 500 places in the British Isles where fairies have actually been seen. Concentrating on places that are identifiable and able to be visited today, the sources drawn on range from traditional folklore to modern first-hand sighting reports. The entries give precise locations, usually including Ordnance Survey map references.
This map was first published in 1982, hand-drawn. This updated version, A1 size and printed in full colour, has been completely revised and re-worked.
The first guidebook to weave together the cultural, historical and spiritual aspects of this fascinating country, it will enhance the experience of the armchair traveller as well as any pilgrim to the ancient magical land of Scotland.