Travel Blogs from Brecon
Arrived in the Swansea area, actually staying in the community of Aberavon Beach, located about 20 miles east from Swansea along the coast of Swansea Bay. The drive south through Wales was very scenic. We skirted along a natonal park and then drove through a national ...
... there again
Wasn't I lucky, wouldn't it be lovely
To send you all cards, have a lay in on a Sunday?
Going for five weeks so how come I'm never gonna tell
This Natty Dread's never staying in a hotel?
I went to the place where every new face
Is an invitation to robbery
And sitting here in my safe European ...
We have had wonderful weather, magnificent scenery and an abundance of wildlife. We have seen rabbits, plenty of different birds, a rat, a squirrel and even an otter. Apparently it is very rare to see an otter in the wild but on a canal boat trip today we managed to see one swim by. We are staying in another National Park in the Brecon Beacons. ...
... with Offa's Dyke which we had not seen for over 50 miles. Most of the day's walking was along the Dyke today and we were told by a walker going in the opposite direction that this section is thought to be the best of all the ODP sections. Shortly after 11 o'clock we were overtaken by Tony the man from Holland and then by another man from Cheltenham whom we had seen yesterday on the top of Hergest Ridge whilst we were looking for a sheltered spot ...
... off of waterproofs, a time consuming process. We made good progress and met the friendly Dutchman again who informed us his name was Tony. A coincidence as the only other Dutchman we know is called Tony. We reached Newchurch 6 miles from Hay by 11. St Mary's church at Newchurch is probably unique in that it has tea and coffee making facilities for tourists at the back of the church, all that is required is a donation to church ...
Other places to stay in Brecon
George Street, Brecon | Hotelfrom $111