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Travel Blogs from Barmouth
... Spectres as the mist swirled around and the sun tried to break through it. Even Graham saw one in the end! The descent was north-eastwards into the remains of Rhosydd Quarry, where there are the ruins not only of the quarry buildings, but also of the workers' cottages. The quarry wasn't abandoned until the 1930s and must have been a desperate place to work in. We finished by going back down the valley below Moelwyn Mawr to Croesor - a fine end to an enjoyable ...
A quote from a famous Welsh anthem, sung by massed choirs. The Welsh are famous for their voices - think Ric*********** and opera singer Bryn Terfel.
Barmouth nestles among the steep hills of Snowdonia on the estuary of the River Mawddach.
I never tire of visiting this wonderful country, and North Wales is right next to Shropshire. Dry Sundays are now in the past and English-owned holiday cottages are no longer under threat of being burnt by Welsh Nationalists,which was common in the ...
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Gorillas, yaks, retriever dogs and llamas
March up Snowdon with your woad on,
Never mind if you get rained or blowed on
... to the Pamplona
Bull festival (and no, I did not run and will never run), then Italy
with the family, followed by a flight back to Greece for a bit of Island
hopping, alone, and finally Berlin, just to travel some more. All this
traveling was very unplanned which is what made it all the more exciting
and adventurous, and is probably the main cause of my sudden interest
in taking a gap year. After receiving my A Level results ...