Travel Blogs from Aberystwyth, United Kingdom

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I hate visas, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

I hate visas

A travel blog entry by samuelfensterhe

Well, its been a while since I last wrote anything. I seem to have finally got to a level of fitness where I am now enjoying going for rides. I've been trying to go out at  least twice a week and generally thats involved one epic ride every week :D. ...

Itinerary London to Istanbul, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Itinerary London to Istanbul

A travel blog entry by samuelfensterhe

Due to the fact that I will be couchsurfing, I have had to plan where I want to stay each night. The planning is a lot of hassle, but for me the people I meet on the trip are as much of the experience as the actual cycling is. I have found I learn so ...

Planning for my trip, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Planning for my trip

A travel blog entry by samuelfensterhe

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On the 1st June I will be waving goodbye to normality and setting off on my bicycle. Approximately 10 months and 13,500 miles later I will (fingers crossed) arrive in Auckland. I will be attempting to couchsurf (www.couchsurfing.com) as much as possible ...

The end of an era......updated!, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

The end of an era......updated!

A travel blog entry by samuelfensterhe

Its funny how cyclical my emotions can be. A nice lunch; approval of my Iranian visa after 3 months of waiting; the arrival of my bed for the next year or two  as well as my electricity supply seemed to have brightened my outlook. I still ...

The end of an era, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

The end of an era

A travel blog entry by samuelfensterhe

... he can tell me some good places to pursue this in India. I want to escape the myopic range of things which I think about in everyday life, learn to be more satisfied with things, at one with myself. Ahh how cliche, but its true. Goodbye Aberystwyth xx ...

Vegetating on the verge, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Vegetating on the verge

A travel blog entry by samuelfensterhe

... ". I also discovered a new way back which was nice, we ended up crossing a ginat mountain range ans somehow arriving back in Aberystwyth without going on a main road really. Well, tomorrow maybe I'll attempt to sort out what stuff I actually have, still ...

Wales - stoopid rugby world cup..., Wales, United Kingdom travel blog

Wales - stoopid rugby world cup...

A travel blog entry by d_muzzo

Didn't want the thing anyway... ...

Oolah Boolah, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Oolah Boolah

A travel blog entry by janetanne

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... so its good to see that it won't be another dialect that gets lost to the modern world. Not anytime soon anyway.  ABERYSTWYTH:  The Castle is Edwardian and was built in the 13th century. Aberystwyth, called the true capital of Wales by some, is ...

Hauling my arse to Snowdon, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Hauling my arse to Snowdon

A travel blog entry by samuelfensterhe

... and consuming the weeks supply of food that I had been given I decided that I was sufficiently re-energised to continue back to Aberystwyth (depsite an hour before stopping and deciding I would take the bus). I was really glad that I decided to ride back ...

aber, wales day 1, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

aber, wales day 1

A travel blog entry by janetjamesson

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... everywhere on the beach and grey sand/pebbles. Everyone should google this place : http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/68/Aberystwyth_South_Marine.jpg Right, so im about to go explore and have some coffee.. last night Sam heated frozen ...

Cadair Idris, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Cadair Idris

A travel blog entry by chris_powell

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Haven't left the country yet but I've already started my ...

The perfect cure for a hangover, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

The perfect cure for a hangover

A travel blog entry by samuelfensterhe

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... . I particularly like the way all the trees are slanted to one side and contorted by the wind. I'm supposed to be cycling from Aberystwyth back to London next week with a guy who couchsurfed with me a while back. Can't wait, it will be especially fun on ...

Bang snap crash, Aberystwyth to Hereford, United Kingdom travel blog

Bang snap crash

A travel blog entry by samuelfensterhe

When 2 miles down the road my friend Conor's pedal came off and then his tyre blew up it was not boding well. I was doubting if his 30 year old bike would make it as far as Hereford without falling apart completely. Well it did! We had an absolute bitch ...

Kit- What I have so far, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Kit- What I have so far

A travel blog entry by samuelfensterhe

MSR XGK Stove Alpkit Myopot Pan A knife, fork and spoon Windproof matches 2 water bottles Ortileb rear panniers Ortileb handlebar bag Alpkit Pipedream 600 sleeping bag Alpkit Rollmat Spoke key Chain link remover 2 sets of brake blocks 3 inner tubes ...

Arrive at Aberystwyth & coast of Wales, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Arrive at Aberystwyth & coast of Wales

A travel blog entry by travelledkiwi

... up into the Brecon Beacons and found an amazing waterfall, and also one of the coolest castles in Wales. We got to into Aberystwyth late in the afternoon, check into our hotel and with most places close because of the christmas weekend, so we had a quiet ...

Ludlow and Wales, Wales, United Kingdom travel blog

Ludlow and Wales

A travel blog entry by jojomo

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Headed off to Faith's house for lunch and more countryfication on Sunday. Was prewarned that it may be a little late coming, and, sure enough, we didn't eat until about 3pm. I made do with gin and tonics until then. It was beautiful food, well worth ...

From Manchester to Aberystwyth Wales, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

From Manchester to Aberystwyth Wales

A travel blog entry by mnasega

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This week, we did a road trip across Wales.  Today we travel from Manchester to Aberystwyth Wales.   Manchester Conwy Beaumaris Caernarfon Criccieth Harlech Aberystwyth Beautiful Castles and participating in Remembrance (Veteran's) Day across ...

Riding the Welsh Dragon - part one, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Riding the Welsh Dragon - part one

A travel blog entry by turkey_to_tt

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Thu 26.05.2011 - we headed out of Birmingham and made our way westward into Wales to ride across the beautiful Welsh countryside. We set Tom the job of navigating us to the coast to the university town of Aberstywyth. The weather forecaste before we set ...

Getting ready for the adventure!, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Getting ready for the adventure!

A travel blog entry by paulhopkins

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Rucksack packed. Adrenaline flowing nicely. Actually....slightly terrified! Two days away from take-off and the adventure of a lifetime! Just checked the weather in Rio and it's a barmy 29 degrees. Ah, good times versus the sub-zero temperatures of ...

Aug 16, 2012, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Aug 16, 2012

A travel blog entry by jordan_sarah

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Walking around Aberystwyth, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Walking around Aberystwyth

A travel blog entry by steveandkat

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When it was time to leave Pwll Deri, we realized we had got lucky again with the timing of the shuttle bus. It took us back to Fishguard and left us not knowing where we were going or what we wanted to do. The hostel obviously didn't have any internet ...

West Wales, Wales, United Kingdom travel blog

West Wales

A travel blog entry by aare

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Nadalavahetus L22ne Walesis Lianelli, Tenby, Treffin, St Davids ja muud vahvad kohad kolasime labi kamraadidega. Kift m6elda, et kahe p2evaga j6uab nii palju ...

Celebrating My Birthday, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Celebrating My Birthday

A travel blog entry by roemers

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... my birthday and probably the worst weather day we have had.  We adopted a positive attitude and decided to go to Aberystwyth on the Atlantic Ocean. When we got there, it was rainy and dreadfully windy.  Our umbrellas were constantly being ...

An unspeakable place, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

An unspeakable place

A travel blog entry by pandmdane

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I have never been to Wales before. With ace navigator beside me, through mountainous and twisted roads that often have turn offs in the middle of a bend (?), Mary and I have tried to communicate the name of the next town. Like reading a Russian spy ...

Driving Through North Wales, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Driving Through North Wales

A travel blog entry by tyga

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... to see Harlech Castle. Wandered around for a while and again admired the views of the bay and Snowdonia mountains. Drove on to Aberystwyth along narrow winding roads that seemed to make the trip take for ever! Arrived at our B&B, The Helmsman, at ...

More blowin..., Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

More blowin...

A travel blog entry by simoncole

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... to windward and heel over. Ray would struggle to keep her on course, but all we had to do was hold on and DON'T PANIC. Aberystwyth has a small harbour. Reeds almanac told us we could tie up to the Town Quay for 6.50, but that was wishful thinking. ...

Wales, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Wales

A travel blog entry by mfg98

night in the ...

Aber Tourney, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

Aber Tourney

A travel blog entry by stephiesteph

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So we had a one day tourney this weekend in Aberystwyth. (Pronounced something like "aber-eh-sth-myth"-- a Welsh name.) It was a great deal of fun. The first half of the day we played with our teams, and then they sorted us out to mix with new people and ...

The real Wales, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

The real Wales

A travel blog entry by sunsetsoversea

06122011 Aberystwyth is a beautiful sea side place that I could walk around for ages. Tuesday I went down to Aberaeron which is a smaller town just to the south. Also a very peacefull place. ...

At last a sizeable town, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom travel blog

At last a sizeable town

A travel blog entry by mariontrew

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... wrote it because I have had no internet access.  Whilst at Aberporth I used the internet to book myself into a site at Aberystwyth and also a Caravan Club site in the middle of nowhere a bit further north. In the past I have always planned and ...

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