Irish round towers (literally "bell house") are early medieval stone towers found mainly in Ireland, with 2 in Scotland and 1 on the Isle of Man - it is thought they were places of refuge, probably built between the C.
Some places are so beautiful just because of the way the natural light streams in. Like the Round Tower in Copenhagen. This March I'd like to visit the Grundtvigskirken, from the pictures I've seen it looks magical!
What to see and do in Kilkenny, Ireland. Stroll along the medieval mile, the historical heart of the city, marvel at St Canices' cathedral complex and round tower, walk the beautiful grounds of Kilkenny castle and enjoy the local brew.
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
Top things to do in Kilkenny, the heart of medieval Ireland