Views north towards the Cheviot Hills and Scotland. Imagine being a soldier in the fort, waiting for the Picts, and later the Scots, to come over those hills to attack you.
After Housesteads, our car broke down in a village called Fourstones. We were taken home in a big recovery truck!
Holiday. 10, Housesteads Fort, Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland
The village on Holy Island. One gets to the island over a causeway, which one can use for a few hours a day. The rest of the time the…
On the way back from Cragside, we spotted a sign to
EdlingtonEdlingham Castle. It's off the beaten track, so it's free of charge,…
Cragside Hall is a Victorian mansion, built by a Lord Armstrong. He was ahead of his time in installing mod cons, including an hydro-electric…