Gwesty Carreg Bran Hotel
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Decided to skip a section and come back to it on Sunday mainly due to the train/bus timetable at the weekend. Set off from Dwyran, after several false starts due to sewage overflow blocking one path and another closed path.Good dry day with sunshine picnic lunch down on the Menai strait opposite Plas Menai. Got bus back to Dwyran from …
Next day, down the west coast of Wales to Aberstwyth. We travelled via Penygroes, Porthmadog, Capel Uchaf, Pantglas, Bryncir, Garndolmaen, Pont Dolbenmaen, Cwym Desstraillan, Ysbyty Despairn, Penryhydeuraith, Maentwrog, Llan Ffestiniog, Trawnsfynnydd.
Welsh is the predominant language spoken in North Wales, but the locals ...
... town and stopping at the first pub we found, we ordered soup, tea and cider (for me). It was cheap which is just as well as I am sure the tomato " soup of the day" was straight out of a Campbell's can! We walked for about 1.3 hours along the River Usk Canal. Not a lot of information but we gathered that the canal was originally used to haul coal from the mines. We saw several canal boats which can be rented for multi-day cruising. ...
... was in the high-teens, the views were spectacular so it was worth it. The tour was interesting and informative. The lighthouse was built in the 1850's after many ships sunk off the point. They tried fog horns and even shooting cannons to warn sailors away with limited results. The present light can be seen for 20 miles and the operators are very proud of the operation. From the lighthouse, on a clear day, you can see the Isle of Man, ...
... all the trees and tonight in the pub there were many locals speaking Welsh, again a different flavor. Only 2 nights here, (we are right on the water front, Terry and I have a wonderful bedroom facing the water, as I write this I can hear the surf pounding on the beach. Truly wish we had more time to spend in this beautiful spot.
A little aside, yesterday we took a steam engine ride for an hour in the ...