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Glastonbury Abbey was a monastery in Glastonbury, Somerset, England. The ruins are now a grade I listed building, and a Scheduled Ancient Monument and are open as a visitor attraction

Glastonbury Abbey was a monastery in Glastonbury, Somerset, England. The ruins are now a grade I listed building, and a Scheduled Ancient Monument and are open as a visitor attraction (August

8 things to do in Glastonbury, England

8 things to do in Glastonbury

Glastonbury is a place like no other in the United Kingdom. Once you step into the town you will feel and see that this is a place of pilgrimage and sanctuary

Myth and legend: Some believe Glastonbury Tor in Somerset is the final resting place of King Arthur

Bird's eye Britain: Amazing collection of aerial photographs showing nation from above released to mark the Jubilee year

Glastonbury Tor, UK Glastonbury Tor is a large hill located in Glastonbury, Somerset, England, with a roofless St. Michael's Tower on its summit. Tor is a local word of Celtic origin meaning 'rock outcropping' or 'hill'.

Glastonbury.  Visited with Brian 1991.

The soggy landscape rolls by the windows. I’ve never been in Britain before, but I know seeing a popular tourist destination like Glastonbury deserted in June is odd. The few people about look half-drowned and in despair. THE MIDSUMMER WIFE

Labyrinth outside of Church of St John in Glastonbury town, Somerset, England by Thomas Roland

wanderthewood: Labyrinth outside of Church of St. John in Glastonbury town, Somerset, England by Thomas Roland

Glastonbury is notable for myths and legends concerning Joseph of Arimathea, the Holy Grail and King Arthur

A fictional representation of the tower & hill appear in by Kim Headlee. Glastonbury is notable for myths and legends concerning Joseph of Arimathea, the Holy Grail and King Arthur.

Sacred Wells:  The Seven Bowls Flow Form and the Vesica Pisces Pool at #Chalice #Well, Glastonbury, England.

Vesica Piscis pool in Chalice Well Gardens - Picture of Glastonbury Reception Centre and Sanctuary, Glastonbury - TripAdvisor

Church of St. John in Glastonbury town, Somerset, England, UK, with the Glastonbury Labyrinth in the foreground.

John in Glastonbury town, Somerset, England, UK, with the Glastonbury Labyrinth in the foreground.

The soggy landscape rolls by the windows. I’ve never been in Britain before, but I know seeing a popular tourist destination like Glastonbury deserted in June is odd. The few people about look half-drowned and in despair. THE MIDSUMMER WIFE

The George Hotel and Pilgrim's Inn, Glastonbury, Somerset , England. Built in the century to accommodate visitors to Glastonbury Abbey. We stayed here !

Glastonbury  A courtyard area behind some shops, and the Blue Note Cafe off the High Street

Glastonbury A courtyard area behind some shops, and the Blue Note Cafe off the High Street - my fave shopping area!

Overheard in Glastonbury Town

I've been busy this week, having a birthday, helping run an Angelic Healing Retreat Centre, organising the infrastructure for a field at Glastonbury Festival, booking pirate folk