Known as the 'street of sorrows' due to the urban legend that it was walled up with plague victims and their families to die in, Mary King's Close in Edinburgh is one of the only original streets from the 1600s still standing in the city, with its original homes and layout. This despite the fact that it was walled up for over 100 years. Known as one of the most haunted streets in the world, many myths and stories grew up around it through its history.
Scottish Highland Cattle ♥ These hearty cattle are the "miniatures" of the bovine world. They are wonderful milk producers, friendly and provide good meat. They are also perfect for the small farm as they grow no taller than 4 ft.
"cemetery for soldiers' dogs at Edinburgh castle" This is amazingly beautiful, I feel all animals deserve/need a special place to be buried when they pass & somewhere their loved ones can visit. ♥ They are family.
Ornate box turtle~It is a relatively small turtle, that is currently not endangered or threatened but is of concern and protected in six Midwestern states (Colorado, Iowa, Indiana, Nebraska, Kansas, and Wisconsin). Males and females generally look alike but males are often smaller; there is color variation with yellow lines from the center of the shell to the edges through gray, red-brown, or black coloration