The Orkney Islands is an archipelago in the Northern Isles of Scotland.
Skara Brae is the best-preserved Neolithic settlement in Western Europe.
The Ring of Brodgar is the finest known truly circular late Neolithic or early Bronze Age stone ring.
St Magnus Cathedral known as the 'Light in the North' was founded in 1137 by the viking Earl Rognvald, in honour of his uncle St Magnus. Scenic Gems video.