I think I’ve mentioned it before, but I do enjoy a good abbey! Croxden Abbey in Staffordshire is one of my favourites, being so stark and stuff. Lots that survives, though with a road bisecting the ruins nowadays, it’s nevertheless a great place – and free to visit, too! Why not check it out?!
If you’re interested in a more historical perspective, you can check out my other blog, the more serious, history-focused one 🙂