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BANNERMAN'S CASTLE - New York - abandoned and without a doubt Hudson Valley's most renowned ruin - Bannerman's is the perfect ruin, right down to its location - on Pollepel (or Polopel) Island - which is rumored for eerie happenings going back to the 1600's

iWalk Porthtowan to Chapel Porth - a circular walk from Porthtowan, along the coast, valleys and woodland passing engine houses and other relics of Cornish copper mining - 4.7 miles - moderate - http://iwkc.co.uk/wa/133. Photos on the route: https://www.pinterest.com/iwalkcornwall/iwalk-porthtowan-to-chapel-porth/

Tintern Abbey

Wye Valley has been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Visitors can explore historic sites, discover the area’s industrial heritage, or just simply enjoy the scenery. Tintern Abbey was the first Cistercian abbey buiit in Wales. It dates back to 1131 and remained a place of worship until its dissolution in 1536. The monastic ruins are in a beautiful situation on the banks of the River Wye.

Another reason to go to Italy: seeing hundred to thousand year old buildings like this one--Valley of the Mills, Sorrento, Italy.