When the Norman knight William Marshal was caught in a dangerous storm as he crossed the Irish Sea, it is said that he fell to his knees and prayed, vowing to establish a religious house if he survived his journey. True to his word, after his ship landed safely on the nearby coast, William Marshal founded this Cistercian abbey.
To find Tintern Abbey…
Type these coordinates into Google: 52.237184, -6.837629
Let the Normans lead the way…