The Slate Shed B &B at Graig Wen
Travel Blogs from Arthog
... into built up areas and busy roads, we stopped at a some services and from their decided to keep going and head back home. Well,to my Dad;s. By 8pm we were back on familiar turf where we had a proper bed for the night with space to move...bliss. Our trip took 18 days and we travelled a total of 2114 miles and over all it has been brilliant with some fabulous sights along the way. We plan on having a week back with my Family before setting off again to ...
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.
... the history of the place. Chris is wandering amongst the ruins avidly taking pictures. We leave the abbey and stop for lunch across the street at the Anchor Inn. We sit outside and drink our beers gazing up at the ruined abbey, smiling that this is not a bad life we have. After lunch we drive to Raglan Castle, a ruined castle courtesy of the English Civil War. Upon exiting the car Julian realizes he's left his sweatshirt at Tintern Abbey, which will require ...
... 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 ...