Dolgoch Falls Hotel
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... the place and had such a local connection as well. When you see the size of some of the caverns it's hard to imagine that it was almost all done by hand - hand drilling holes, packing in gunpowder, hoping the fuse didn't blow too early (as did happen to three unfortunately men) and then transporting the slate by hand to the carts that would take it out of the mountain. The tour is fairly well-lit throughout, and at one point they turn the lights out to give you an idea ...
... in his books on the engines there. Tristan was very excited that the engine for our carriages was "Douglas".
While still in the museum and shop Jo-Ann discovered that her Mastercard was missing. She remembered the shop in Bath that she had last used it and a phone call discovered that it was found and being held for her. We will need to made an unplanned return to Bath next week. We will be relatively close when we get to Cardiff.
Tristan took about 100 photos and videos ...
This week, we did a road trip across Wales. Today we travel from Manchester to Aberystwyth Wales.
Beautiful Castles and participating in Remembrance (Veteran's) Day across Wales/UK.
A fun weekend in New Quay to end the season. Halloween events on Friday, fireworks on the pier and the urban downhill event. The Main Street is closed for the brave cyclists to career from a field above the car park,weaving their way down narrow alleys,down steps and over ramps and all this in under 2 minutes! For once the dolphins were taking second place and the fishermen went on with their daily tasks oblivious to the goings on on ...
... week or so getting the place squared away for the winter. We then return to Brum to celebrate my youngests 21st and a few days after that we will be off to Cuba for 3 weeks. Then back here for Christmas. Due to the fact that we are now settled and looking forward to starting work next year we think that its time to call a halt to this blog, it is first and foremost a travel blog and now we have arrived at Min y Don we feel settled. ...