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Stoletov Peak, Shipka, Bulgaria

Shipka Memorial,  Stoletov Peak, Shipka, Bulgaria
The Balkans and Bulgarka Nature Park from Shipka Memorial
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Russo-Turkish War of 1877-78
Battles of Shipka Pass
Balkans
mountains
Panoramas
Scenic views

A high point with an interesting monument and stunning views of the Balkans to the North and the Rhodopes to the South.

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Commando Memorial, Spean Bridge, Scotland

Commando monument
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memorial
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landscape
panorama
Highlands
Ben Nevis
Mamore mountains
Lochaber

The Commando Memorial at Spean Bridge is dedicated to those who trained in the area during World War II and is one of Scotland's best-known monuments. It does get busy in season with coaches and tourists, so best to arrive early/late in the day if you want isolation.

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Peel Tower, Holcombe, Lancashire

Peel Tower
Harcles Hill
Peel Tower
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Sir Robert Peel
tower
Peel Monument
Pele Tower
Ramsbottom
lancashire
Monument
Harcles Hill
moorland

Peel tower is situated on top of Harcles Hill overlooking Ramsbottom. It was built for Robert Peel, the man that formed the British police force. A nice sunset location. 

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Roche Rock, St Austell, Cornwall

Ruins
Rock outcrop
Near St Austell
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Roche Rock
Roche
Cornwall
hermitage
Tristan and Isolde
Monument
Chapel of St Michael
St Austell

Roche Rock is another of the hidden gems of Cornwall, it's a massive outcrop of granite on which is perched the remains of a fifteenth-century chapel.

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Glastonbury Tor, St. Michael's Tower, Somerset

St. Michael's Tower
Glastonbury Landscape
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Glastonbury
St. Michael's Tower
Tor
grail
spiritual
ley lines
King Arthur
National Trust
Monument
Somerset

This iconic location is a favourite amongst many photographers and a must visit spot if you are in the area!

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Rame Head, Plymouth, Cornwall

A perfect view?
Heritage Coast
Near Plymouth
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Plymouth
Cornwall
hill fort
chapel
Heritage Coast
Peninsula
Monument
church

Known as ‘Cornwall’s forgotten corner' Rame Head lies at the south-eastern tip of Cornwall, close to the mouth of the Tamar estuary. At this vantage point there is a fantastic panoramic view of the English Channel and back over Plymouth.

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Welcombe Hills Monument, Warwickshire

welcombe hills monument, stratford photography location
Welcombe Hills
Many Chimneys
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Monument
hills
sky
vapour trail
Welcombe hotel
Obelisk

The Welcombe Hill's is a beautiful nature reserve (148 acres) in Stratford upon Avon and at its peak sits a Obelisk which can be seen from the surrounding areas adjacent to the Welcombe Hills.

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National Monument, Edinburgh

National Monument, Edinburgh, scotland photography location
Cannon
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calton hill
cannon
Edinburgh

The National Monument, Edinburgh is Scotland's memorial to those who died fighting for the United Kingdom in the Napoleonic Wars. The structure was never actually finish but it still makes a great location to shoot.

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