Alright, who wants some history?! Orkney's full of it! But while most people come up here for the neolithic historic sites (did you know there's a 5000 year old village? That's older than the pyramids!) this is one of my favourite places to visit! In WW2 this tiny island was home to hundreds of Italian prisoners of war who were employed to build the barriers that now connect the south islands by road, which in turn blocked enemy access to our naval fleet in Scapa Flow. During their time here, they managed to build this chapel out of two nissen huts and any materials they could find! And the inside is incredibly beautiful and ornate. Add this to the list stat! ❤❤
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