Its walls are carved from the cliffs, Memon continued.
North of that point a line of high cliffs, in which occur the ports of Fcamp and Dieppe, stretches nearly to the sandy estuary of the Somme.
He watched the massive white cliffs grow closer, awed by their size.
The familiar path down the coastline passed the Cliffs of Moher and continued for a short distance.
Below Bristol the valley becomes the Clifton Gorge, famous for its wooded cliffs and for the Clifton suspension bridge which bestrides it.