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UK Trip Day 19 part 1

Camelot! I mean, Tintagel!



On the road to Tintagel
Cornwall

A brisk walk down to the Castle Cafe and entry.
Tintagel

Tintagel

Tintagel

The ruined gate house and Castle Cafe
Tintagel Castle

Tintagel Castle

Tingagel House aka Camelot Castle Guest House.
Tintagel Castle

Tintagel Keep from the Castle Cafe
Tintagel Castle

Tintagel Castle

"Merlin's Cave" where he waited while Uther Pendragon met Arthur's mum in the castle. Apparently.
Tintagel Castle

The Castle
Tintagel Castle

Tintagel Castle

The main gate (and a modern shelter containing a teacher from France. She was with the coach load of students that arrived when I did.)
Tintagel Castle

Tintagel Castle

Tintagel Castle

The path runs through what was once the basement stores of the Great Hall. You can see holes for the support posts in the stone wall.
Tintagel Castle

More photos next week.
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