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... and stayed about 3 hours. Tristan thinks that he won the tower building competition but Jo-Ann's reached the ceiling first. Amy's was the most artistic, Jessamy's looked like the Eiffel tower and Kelly's looked like the design plan with a twist.
Not much happened for the rest of the day. After some indecision we finally had Subway for late lunch, walked back to the hotel via and exercise park and housing estate canal, and drove over to pick up our ...
... repair considering its history including being blasted by cannons in the Civil War by Oliver Cromwell. In a previous century it was the birthplace of Henry VII.
Moving on from Pembroke, we drove on increasingly major roads until finally using the M4 to drive into Cardiff (or Caerdidd in Welsh). It didn't take long to find the hotel IBIS Budget. We all had a laugh when we discovered what ...
... were in. Only one night though, as tomorrow sees the start of the annual Elvis weekend and every pitch is booked. Sometimes a little research might not be a bad thing, a weekend in the company of 'The King' may have been fun. So now we are all set up, Tess has been for a run on the beach and a swim in the sea, we are fed and watered and eager to begin our adventure tomorrow. (Begin again) ...
... far was Scavenger. Challenging but doable and a thoroughly enjoyable route. This is a really interesting and picturesque area, a huge wide beach with the prominent rocks standing pyramid-like. We again had a great day of sunshine and beautiful surroundings. Gotta watch out for that tide though!
Our last day we spent at Box Bay, mainly practicing set ups for group work but also got a few climbs in (again after a lot of frustrating confusion with the guidebook!)
... find them however they weren't what we had expected. It was basically a massive Crazy Clarks inside, mixed in with some food stalls and the occasional record shop. It wasn't to our liking, however there were some lovely markets set up temporarily outside which were more traditional. We also found a great little souvenir shop which had a large variety of Celtic Lovespoons. Kerry bought one which symbolized faith, while ...
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37-41 Mary St, Porthcawl | Hotelfrom $82