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It will take the breath out of you. Battling your way down
the somewhat fraying wooden planks into the center of the straits during a
notorious Welsh storm is the best way to see the pier. Bangor pier is a beacon
in this city. It’s full of tradition, small welsh business that give you goods
as unique as the people who sell them. On a rare summer day one can ...
Not only is there a comfort there but family and friends, ties hat can be hard to keep up with when you have a distance between you. However this is something a traveler has to get used to.
Things I didn't expect when travelling for the first time alone
- It can be hard to adjust to being by yourself. When your used to a close knit group of friends always being there the alone time can ...
... the track. In this case, since we had the token, another train coming in the opposite direction could not enter the track because they didn't have the token. The physical token is mostly used on heritage railways, but there are electronic equivalents as well.
There's not much else to say about the trip really. It went well, there was heaps of nice scenery, and we made it into Blaenau Ffestiniog on time. I bought my ticket for the next train - the Ffestiniog ...
... filming crews. An independent film was being shot there today.
We had walked to the village from the first stop of the Festionog Steam Railway. After our visit, we re-boarded and continued the hour long ride. We have been several places in the UK where it is unequivocally said that "this train goes through the most beautiful scenery in the UK". Today's journey claimed that - and I have to say, each time that claim has been made, we have had ...
... was even necessary to use sunglasses!
The following day we visited the historic town of Chester, walking around the city walls and looking at the beautiful buildings. We then made the trip up the Wirral to Birkenhead, where we got a view over Liverpool - staying just a few minutes before quickly exiting Merseyside
The following day was ...