Bull Bay Hotel
Travel Blogs from Amlwch
After a yummy breakfast (omelet for me, poached eggs for dad, haddock for Claire and cereal for Graham), we headed off for a day of exploring the 13th century castles of Henry I. Graham's quote regarding the castles, "now THIS is what I've been talking about." We counted hundreds and hundreds of steps climbing every tower. Despite rainy weather, it was a super fun ...
Leisurely morning and a good bit of driving to end up on the northern coast of Wales. We chilled at the hotel a bit while the kids got a swim. Then Italian pizza and pasta for dinner followed by some ice cream as we walked around this sleepy old town. Great views of the Irish Sea out the hotel ...
... roses, hydrangeas and so many other flowers blooming now, in a high wooded setting with a stream. Dan met a gregarious and funny older couple from Manchester, and we had fun talking with them by a big lily pond for almost half an hour.
Northern Wales has some great mountains, popular for hiking, and we drove around part of Snowdonia, the national park they are in, for the afternoon. Dan and I found a hike that climbed up to great ...
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.
... we were the only team so automatically won! They said they might end up asking us questions after all but it never happened so started asking each other random trivia facts. For staying so long at the pub and waiting for the quiz that was never going to happen we got free sandwiches. Also, randomly, that day I helped Jacob make banana bread with a nice swirl of chocolate. Was delicious.
Since my last post I had a birthday! 23! Went to Manchester for the weekend with ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed