The Giant's Causeway is situated in Northern Ireland.
It has a shape of stepping stones each of
which is very high.
Myths and legends surround the creation of the
causeway, and there are many different versions of the
famous legend all featuring the giant, Finn Mc Cool.
In the old days in Ireland lived a
good giant Finn Mac Cool with his wife, Una
, and across the strait from him, in Scotland, lived an evil giant Benadonna . The Scot constantly touched and hurt the Irish . One day Finn Mac Cool shouted to Benadonne : "If I knew how to swim , I would swim the Strait for 2 minutes and fight with you ! "
But the Irishman could not swim . Then
he decided to build a bridge across the
strait. Seven days and seven nights he had not closed
his eyes ,
rods into the
sea and built
a bridge across
In the end he was very tired and
thought, " Before fight with Benadonna , I have
a good rest " and went to sleep . At this time the Scottish giant saw the bridge and ran to him in Ireland. He began to knock on the door to the giant ,
but Finn Mac Cool sound asleep . His wife,
Una was frightened and came up with a trick: it
swaddle him as a baby . Opening the door,
she said to Benadonna:
" Shhhhhhhh ! My baby is sleeping! "
The Scot looked at the " baby "
and he thought, " If Fin`s child so big,
then what is he? " Startled, Benadonna fled back to Scotland , breaking this bridge .
Loch Ness is located in the Highlands
of Scotland and
it is a
Many people have claimed to see a monster
in the lake’s water. But the monster sometimes appears
near the romantic castle Urguarta. Eyewitnesses say it grabs only drop dead gorgeous girls and drags them in the heart of the lake. What does it do with them? Probably marry them..
So, as you see Britain is a mysterious
and quite magic countries
in the world..