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Avebury Henge

Today we went on a drive to Avebury to see the standing stones. Woo! I think (if I say so myself) that I’m able to rustle up (with help from the folks) a fairly good UK tour. The other day we went to Cheddar. All this is made possible of course by the fact that C, unlike me, has a valid driving licence. And also the fact that my parents gave us their old car.

Avebury was very quaint. And there were sheep amongst the stones! Black sheep! Sigh.

The stones are around 4000 years old or so. Well, the ‘standing stones’ are that old, I imagine the stone itself is muuuuch older.

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