The amazing Kirkwell Abbey in Orkney Islands, historians say that the Vikings thousands of years ago would moor their ships to the side of the abbey wall. This place is steeped in history!

Holyrood Abbey, Scotland

Westminster Abbey, England King Henry III, our ancestry built Westminster Abbey as we know it today, though it was in existence prior, smaller

Orkney Islands, Scotland. Land of the Gunn Clan

Bucholie Castle (formerly Lambaborg, home of the Viking pirate Sweyn Asleifsson), Freswick Bay, Caithness, Scotland

The Old Man of Hoy, Orkney Islands, Scotland

St. MacDaras Church, Ireland

Church in Cork City, Ireland

The Tiber and St. Peter's Cathedral, Rome, Italy // Copyright: S.Borisov | via shutterstock

Roman baths, Bath, UK

Saint Patrick's Cathedral in Dublin

Double Rainbow Over the Chapel at Epworth by the Sea, St. Simon's Island, Georgia

Fountain's Abbey, England

~St Magnus Cathedral Kirkwall Orkney, Scotland Photo by Harold Stiver~

Orkney Islands

St Andrews Cathedral - Scotland

The Church of the Holy Trinity ~ where Shakespeare is buried in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. (April 23,1616)

The Sagrada Familia country : Spain place : Barcelona

Amazing Trakai Island Castle, Lithuania | The 20 Most Stunning Fairytale Castles in Winter

Iona Abbey is one of the oldest and most important religious centres in Western Europe. Located on the island of Iona, the abbey was a focal point for the spread of Christianity throughout Scotland.

ORKNEY ISLANDS SCOTLAND- wish I could have made it here