How we found something better than Stonehenge by visiting Avebury; Silke Elzner; Happiness & Things

UK – Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites

Stonehenge – the mystic stone circle in the middle of England is a world renown place. It attracts all sorts of people, including some of the more extraordinary kind. A bucket list item that many people want to visit at least once in their lifetime.

I thought that one day I would have to visit Stonehenge, too. Until I realised how expensive a visit would be, and that you wouldn’t even be allowed to get very close to the stones. Lucky that I found a much better alternative at Avebury, just a couple of minutes drive from the Stonehenge site.

Exploring the Old Country

What many don’t realise is that Stonehenge is located in a very old country that is rich in pre-historic burial mounds, Bronze Age hill figures, and many other stone circles similar to Stonehenge.

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