Travel Blogs from Prestatyn, United Kingdom

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'Coast' to the Coast, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

'Coast' to the Coast

A travel blog entry by 2totango

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Today was a beautiful day!  Wolk to blue skies without a single cloud in the sky.  Now going to bed we still haven’t seen a cloud, and as a result are a little toasty (despite sunscreen).  A true ‘coast to the coast’ ...

First day in Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

First day in Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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... pick up a SIM card for the IPad, the main reason for our visit. But our shopping for the day was not finished. Upon returning to Prestatyn we stopped at the new Tesco and picked up a pork pie for lunch ... Yummy, but we won't be eating too many of those. ...

Prestatyn, Victorian extravaganza in Llandudno, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn, Victorian extravaganza in Llandudno

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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Yet another early start to the day as we head off to Llandudno with John. Travel was by coach, which provided us with lots of amusement as the little old lady that sat next to John caused quite a lot of confusion and talked John's ear off, at least for ...

Heading home, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Heading home

A travel blog entry by alandliz

... and Spencer (sometimes a little heavy on the nutmeg). Best pastry: Tesco. Biggest: High Street Bakery. Best chippie: Karl's in Prestatyn We have concluded that seagulls do not like Peugeot cars; mine was used as target practice daily. Best zoo: Chester ...

Chester Zoo, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Chester Zoo

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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Our day began with laundry (final load here in the UK) and a doggy walk (Pepsi and Fudge are going to miss us, or is it the other way around?). Then a trip to Chester Zoo. I have never been to this zoo and the last time Alan visited Chester Zoo was ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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(Alan) So the first person to complain (and I mean whine on) about a bad back is.......Liz. We did our share of shopping at the new shopping mall in town. Didn't buy much but browsed a whole lot. In the afternoon we went to the local beach hotel to ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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Took a half day drive around North Wales. Visited a place called Carrog, where my dad and his brothers would go for their summer hols (about 80 years ago). Pretty little village in the Welsh hills. Rest of the time was spent looking at the beautiful ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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Another day in Prestatyn with plans to visit Carrog again and ride the steam train. This time we took a flask of tea and some butties for lunch, much better than the British Rail stuff we ate yesterday. But for me, the best part of the day was when we ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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Just hanging around today... For our non UK readers, what is the shop in the photo selling? Took a walk along the sea wall this afternoon; there was a little blue sky and even some sun shining, but the wind was cold. And believe it or not, that was the ...

Al's birthday, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Al's birthday

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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Al's birthday today; he's 61 years young! Unfortunately, the weather is crappy again. This afternoon we are heading over to Chris (Al's sister) and Bob's for a birthday celebration. This will be the first time in about 42 years that Alan has ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

Continuing to feel crappy. Walked along the beach....past the ice cream truck....and into the pub. Hope we feel better ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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Today we went to the area in the Welsh mountains that dad was evacuated to at the beginning of war. The weather was great so we went on the Snowdon Mountain Railway. It has taken me 61 years but I finally got to the summit of Snowdon...all 1089 ...

Arrived at Manchester, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Arrived at Manchester

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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... reader....Liz I am writing this in bed, with Liz snoring in my ear. Of course I am used to this after 36 years. Into Prestatyn, and off to the chippy for our customary fish and chips welcome meal. Well for me it is sausage and chips, and don't forget ...

Stayed put, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Stayed put

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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Spent the day in Prestatyn doing not much of anything. Took the dogs for a walk; walked into town and picked up a few groceries; packed another suitcase; went for a pint at the local pub and watched the sunset. Custard count 37. As we only have one day ...

Last day in the UK, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Last day in the UK

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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All the suitcases are packed and we really can't add anything else as we'll be overweight. We started our journey with three cases and have had to buy another one to accommodate the purchases we've made; that was always going to happen, after all, we ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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After a good night's sleep, we being our day with a bacon butty made with a bap. Can life get any better? Another skill testing photo for our non Welsh speaking viewers, any clue? We have had glorious sunsets for the past week; take a ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

After receiving some distressing family news we have delayed our return to Canada until June ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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Nothing much today. Tried a new pub; food good, beer good, cuteness very good. Our new job....dog walkers. We continue to use our park bench office for Internet ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

First day back and we have a mountain of washing. Luckily the weather is sunny and windy - good drying weather. Custard count: Alan 11. Murphy's Law in action (with apologies to our Irish friends) - while checking in to the flight from Prague we were ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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A laundry day, and a chance to replenish our custard tart supply. Al's custard count is at 19. Dad and I went to a U- boat exhibit in Wallasey. What an existence they had. Still has the damage that sank it as a result of a depth charge hit. Dad's ...

Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

Today went into Liverpool because we heard the tall ships were in the Mersey. Not many tall ships but tons of stuff to do and to see. Museums are excellent, and free! I have to say that since I left, the old dump that I knew and lived in, has been ...

A lazy day, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

A lazy day

A travel blog entry by alandliz

Weather continues to be brilliant. Having an easy day today after a busy day in Liverpool; it would seem that we are not fully recovered from the virus that hit us, although we are both a lot better. Took the dogs for a walk, enjoyed a coffee with Chris ...

Day 84 - The most needed rest day yet !!, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 84 - The most needed rest day yet !!

A travel blog entry by debandkeith

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... reaching our destination earlier, rather than focussing our attention on enjoying the walk.  The last two days into Prestatyn were particularly disheartening.  Now we must remember our original goal.  We have the prospect of walking ...

Back in North Wales, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Back in North Wales

A travel blog entry by alandliz

Trip back was uneventful. Liz still has her cold and has been in bed all day. I have done the washing from the trip, must say I am getting good at pegging clothes on the line! And what a lovely drying day it is! Tomorrow we will look for some places ...

Sunday in Prestatyn, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Sunday in Prestatyn

A travel blog entry by alandliz

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Both Liz and I are feeling under the weather but it has a been two days since we have seen a castle, cathedral, mosque, church, palace, mausoleum...so we went to Penryn Castle. This is a 19th century castellated summer house built by a very rich ...

Day 83 - Phase 6 ends & we're done in!!, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 83 - Phase 6 ends & we're done in!!

A travel blog entry by debandkeith

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... of a room for the night. All too soon, our hopes were proven groundless.  We had no accommodation booked for Prestatyn, considering it was a fairly large seaside town and hence would be full of bed and breakfast establishments and guest houses.  ...

Getting away at last, Prestatyn North Wales, United Kingdom travel blog

Getting away at last

A travel blog entry by triciap

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We had been trying to get away for a few days but kept getting held up by workers on a new development property we have recently purchased. Our first choice was not North Wales but as we wanted somewhere en route to friends in Bridgnorth Shropshire and ...

Presthaven Sands Memories are made of this, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Presthaven Sands Memories are made of this

A travel blog entry by triciap

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Arrived at Presthaven Sands eventually after a slight detour for wrong turning!! We always seem to manage to get lost at least once on any journey. We have been to this site many times with our children when we were young but it did seem to have ...

Exasperating Edwina and wonderful Wales, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

Exasperating Edwina and wonderful Wales

A travel blog entry by anneandsteve

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Hi all Well here we are in a very quaint B&B at Prestatyn a small town on the north coast of Wales, So today we virtually travelled from the south of Wales diagonally across to the northern coast. It was a big drive and it rained ALL the way and lots ...

North Wales, Prestatyn, United Kingdom travel blog

North Wales

A travel blog entry by cadetp

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... castles. Bus and train system is manageable, but having a car was definitely a plus. We stayed at a resort between Dyserth and Prestatyn, just a few miles from the coast. Not luxury accomodations, but aside from the screeching peacocks at 6 AM, it was ...

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