Glanyscir

Address: Aberyscir, Brecon, Powys, Wales, United Kingdom | Hotel
 
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Travel Blogs from Brecon

Day 19

A travel blog entry by imjustmaddie_ on Apr 11, 2015

4 comments, 2 photos

... Ron and Abi's friends from when they used to live there. There were so many people who were from PNG in this one small house and they all served together at one stage or another. There was also some family of the peoples house we ate at that are travelling overseers in Suriname, it was really cool to hear some of their experiences. It was crazy loud in there! All of them speaking very loudly, about things I know nothing about and ...

Moving in Circles...

A travel blog entry by gibbslocates on Jan 30, 2015

2 comments, 12 photos

... a million light years away. The Christmas holidays were quite long and I must admit we wasted the time away. As the weather was lousy we simply didn't get out as much as we should have. The net result is that Grant and myself ended up visiting the local hostelries and generally developed Cabin Fever. When the holidays came to a close, we were all out of routine and work loomed on us all like a dark cloud. That said, after getting back to work and routine once ...

Do they know it's Christmas Time?

A travel blog entry by philji on Dec 24, 2014

... heading home. Earlier in the day, we went for lunch at the lovely Garden Kitchen and enjoyed our lunch in the garden. We were surprised to see our friend" the honest beggar"( who smiled and said hi to us).. her father and mother plus about 6-7 other beggars on the next table all being treated to lunch by a very colourfully dressed westerner. He had bought them all lunch, they all behaved really well and he was very respectful to them , thanking them ...

Reflection

A travel blog entry by philji on Dec 22, 2014

Well just under a week to go and time for a little reflection. What makes this place special? It is crowded, noisy and full of scenes of great suffering at times.... but it is also full of a sense of community, people coming together and laughing and crying together, it is full of a sense of freedom where people can come and practice a spiritual path and ...

Weekenders

A travel blog entry by philji on Dec 22, 2014

... have met through Chod practice. Today no Chod only mantra and meditation, watched by a dozen Nepalis fascinated by these westerners who sit and recite mantras and read ancient texts at " their" holy place. Later that day we collected our beautiful Thanka of Guru Rinpoche now beautifully set in an embroidered setting. We were also introduced to the artists upstairs in their studio. Sun Today turned out to be a really busy day. After breakfast, we walked over to Tenzin Rinpoche's house ...

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