This is a broch, a fortified home built during the Iron Age, some 2,100 years ago. Brochs, unique to Scotland, are dry-stone, twin-walled, round towers up to 30m across and 15m high. Part of a reproduction broch was built at Strathyre, Scotland by the West of Scotland Dry Walling Association using only tools used around 2000 years ago: A team of 20 spent five days constructing a 5m high section of the Dun Lubnaig Broch. Click through for details.

This is a broch, a fortified home built during the Iron Age, some 2,100 years ago. Brochs, unique to Scotland, are dry-stone, twin-walled, round towers up to 30m across and 15m high. Part of a reproduction broch was built at Strathyre, Scotland by the West of Scotland Dry Walling Association using only tools used around 2000 years ago: A team of 20 spent five days constructing a 5m high section of the Dun Lubnaig Broch. Click through for details.

Broch of Mousa - the finest preserved example of a broch or round tower in Shetland, Scotland. It is the tallest still standing in the world and amongst the best-preserved prehistoric buildings in Europe. It is thought to have been constructed circa 100 BC, one of 570 brochs built throughout Scotland. The site is managed by Historic Scotland.

Broch of Mousa - the finest preserved example of a broch or round tower in Shetland, Scotland. It is the tallest still standing in the world and amongst the best-preserved prehistoric buildings in Europe. It is thought to have been constructed circa 100 BC, one of 570 brochs built throughout Scotland. The site is managed by Historic Scotland.

First-timer to Copenhagen? Here are the 26 places you’ve got to see and things you’ve got to eat. Velkommen til Danmark! http://toeuropeandbeyond.com/things-to-do-in-copenhagen-bucket-list/ #travel #Copenhagen

First-timer to Copenhagen? Here are the 26 places you’ve got to see and things you’ve got to eat. Velkommen til Danmark! http://toeuropeandbeyond.com/things-to-do-in-copenhagen-bucket-list/ #travel #Copenhagen

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Rundetårn © Hannu Lilja -  Handmade tiles can be colour coordinated and customized re. shape, texture, pattern, etc. by ceramic design studios

Rundetårn © Hannu Lilja - Handmade tiles can be colour coordinated and customized re. shape, texture, pattern, etc. by ceramic design studios

Clare - Kilmacdaugh Tower/Monastery... caretaker (Lily) house (white) across the street to get keys for access; free; Ireland's tallest round tower 34m/111ft.

Clare - Kilmacdaugh Tower/Monastery... caretaker (Lily) house (white) across the street to get keys for access; free; Ireland's tallest round tower 34m/111ft.

For our castle we collected cardboard boxes of different size, and toilet paper tubes. Using those building blocks, paint and some colored paper, we created this castle with floors, round towers, windows and a cone-shaped roof.  A flag from a toothpick and piece of paper is the final touch

For our castle we collected cardboard boxes of different size, and toilet paper tubes. Using those building blocks, paint and some colored paper, we created this castle with floors, round towers, windows and a cone-shaped roof. A flag from a toothpick and piece of paper is the final touch

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