Five Legendary Islands from Folklore

The Death of King Arthur by John Garrick

Hy-Brasil, Buyan, Saint Brendan’s Isle, the Island of Antillia, and the Isle of Avalon are five fabled islands that were once believed to have existed by many people through the ages.

Midwinter Celebrations: Yule, Saturnalia, and Christmas Folklore

Christmas tree folklore

Christmas traditions have evolved through the centuries, many of them have ancient origins linked to the midwinter festivals of Yule and Saturnalia

Welsh Lake Legends and Folklore: Llyn Cwm Llwch and the Door of the Tylwyth Teg

Llyn Cwm Llwch by Sharon Loxton, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13426008

Welsh lake legends from the Brecon Beacons: A strange and dangerous old woman, an invisible island and an otherworldly guardian.

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