19th October 2010 at 9:10 pm

Autumn Break 2010

Just got back from my annual autumn break – this year I went to Wales.

Started off with a trip to the Gower peninsular and Rhossili, a place I haven’t visited since the mid Seventies.


Unfortunately it was high tide so I couldn’t walk across to the Worms head but it’s still a spectacular place for a Clif-top walk.

Next a visit to Pembroke Castle.

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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.

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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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5th July 2009 at 8:22 am

St. Dogmaels Morning

My base for the next week is a Cottage in St. Dogmaels. This was the view from the front door that greeted me this morning.

St. Dogmaels

7th May 2008 at 7:03 pm

More Ups and Downs.

Day 5 of the Spring Break.  Bodnant Garden first – another National Trust property.

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6th May 2008 at 6:37 pm

Stepping Up (and Down) to the Challenge

Spring Break – Day 4.  Time to tackle Anglesey for the first time and to begin with, the South Stack Lighthouse.

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3rd May 2008 at 6:27 pm

Iron Bridge & Unfinished Business

Day one of my Spring Break 2008. This year I’m back in Wales and on the way I stopped off at the Ironbridge Gorge.

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