19th July 2009 at 5:24 pm

Visit Wales?

You may have seen the recent TV adverts from the Welsh Assembly, ‘Holidays Unpackaged’, well I’ve just returned from a holiday and Wales, so how do they compare to reality.

19th July 2009 at 11:48 am

Welsh Holiday

Well I’ve outdone myself this time. I have found many outstanding holiday cottages over the years but none in such a spectacular location.

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18th July 2009 at 6:42 pm

Last day – Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Last day of the holiday – time for just one more excursion – the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

I’d seen it featured on a TV show earlier in the year and as it was close to the route home I added it to my itinery. Recently it was added to the list of World Heritage Sites.

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18th July 2009 at 12:20 am

Sunset Now

Last full day in Wales and it end it ended with a spectacular sunset.

But the day started with heavy rain so it was destined to be a bit of a mixed bag.

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17th July 2009 at 7:11 am

Conwy & Padarn

Paid a return visit to Conwy today.

The town has a lot of charm and contains one of the best castles in Wales – there are some very high towers that command stunning views.

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15th July 2009 at 9:45 am

Moelfre & Traeth Lligwy

Today I took a drive over the Menai Bridge to Anglesey and visited Moelfre for the start of a walk along the coastal path.

Moelfre is one of the nicer places I have visited on the island and it is reminiscent of Cornwall.

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14th July 2009 at 6:31 pm

Llandudno & Great Orme

Drove to the top of the Great Orme and took the Tram back down into Llandudno.