Map of Welsh castles. The castles of Wales were not only built by the English as part of their conquest and control of the local population, many were built by the Welsh Princes themselves. Internal feuding between them led to weakness and made conquest that much easier. How many other places in the old British Empire fell for the exact same reason ? rjp

Map of Welsh castles. The castles of Wales were not only built by the English as part of their conquest and control of the local population, many were built by the Welsh Princes themselves. Internal feuding between them led to weakness and made conquest that much easier. How many other places in the old British Empire fell for the exact same reason ? rjp

Sydney, Harbour, New South Wales, Australia - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://travelnerdnici.com/

Sydney, Harbour, New South Wales, Australia - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://travelnerdnici.com/

Conwy Castle- magnificent castle construction began in 1283. The castle was an important part of King Edward I's plan of surrounding Wales in "an iron ring of castles" to subdue the rebellious population. The highly defensible wall Edward built around the town was intended to protect the English colony planted at Conwy. The native Welsh population were violently opposed to English occupation of their homeland.

Conwy Castle- magnificent castle construction began in 1283. The castle was an important part of King Edward I's plan of surrounding Wales in "an iron ring of castles" to subdue the rebellious population. The highly defensible wall Edward built around the town was intended to protect the English colony planted at Conwy. The native Welsh population were violently opposed to English occupation of their homeland.

This comic has long been a favorite of mine...but this one is particularly fantastic! main site: www.satwcomic.com http://satwcomic.com/art/im-a-doctor.jpg

This comic has long been a favorite of mine...but this one is particularly fantastic! main site: www.satwcomic.com http://satwcomic.com/art/im-a-doctor.jpg

very narrow building in caernarfon, north wales that houses the gemwaith jewellery store | shopping + travel #storefronts

very narrow building in caernarfon, north wales that houses the gemwaith jewellery store | shopping + travel #storefronts

If you are about to start up a business, you will have to give thought to its location. Once you have decided on a city, the precise site for your office space is important.

If you are about to start up a business, you will have to give thought to its location. Once you have decided on a city, the precise site for your office space is important.

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