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Travel Blogs from Barmouth
... After reading through some newly acquired brochures we chose to drive out to a place called St Davids and parked up for the night at a sight called Lleithyr Farm Caravan Park, White Sands that really was a farm, well for petting animals anyway. it had a field set up for visitors to walk through and they had ponies, donkeys, goat, pig and we think sheep. It was an adventure driving here, the sat-nav tried to send us down some roads that were only ...
Back to Wales today to see Port Meirion. If anyone watched prisoner (the English one,many years ago) it was filmed there. It is a quaint place that is not what it seems, some of the buildings look quite huge but in realty it is just a facade. Although on saying that you can rent out some of the little cottages or there is a hotel there you can stay ...
What lovely scenery in Wales, the place is so green, we decided to go to Snowdonia, it was a bit to far to walk up to the top so we took the train, which took 1hr to get to the top we had a real quick 1/2 hr there then we had to catch the train back down - another 1hr. It was quite misty up there but we managed to get some photos unfortunatly we couldn't see the coast at all.
... purchase. Again Kaeleb is intently listening to my brief synopsis of the War and the castle's role. The castle features a moat, complete with flowering lilypads. We meander through the castle, traversing the stone steps up to the top of the tower and down to what appears to have been the dungeon. Julian excitedly picks out the arrow slits but gets a bit scared going up and down the spiral stone steps. I take his hand and guide him down. Holding my ...
... found a butcher who had spent 3 years in NZ working in
Balclutha, Temuka and Invercargill. He
was pleased to speak to some Kiwis as he said he would be back there in a
heartbeat if he could.
From there we headed further north up the coastline which is
stunningly beautiful. Closer to the sea
where the land slopes down from the hills the farms are covered like crazy
paving with little rock walls as are the ...