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... at The Castle Hotel. Since the fanciest clothes we brought were plaid button up shirts we were probably a little under dressed but it was great!
Alas, we eventually had to head home, once again via train. Back to the real world :( I've attached a ton of pictures. Please have a look at them. They are in no particular order and I apologize for the varying quality. I only brought my cell phone on this trip and had to make due with that camera. Thank you all for reading!
It will take the breath out of you. Battling your way down
the somewhat fraying wooden planks into the center of the straits during a
notorious Welsh storm is the best way to see the pier. Bangor pier is a beacon
in this city. It’s full of tradition, small welsh business that give you goods
as unique as the people who sell them. On a rare summer day one can ...
Not only is there a comfort there but family and friends, ties hat can be hard to keep up with when you have a distance between you. However this is something a traveler has to get used to.
Things I didn't expect when travelling for the first time alone
- It can be hard to adjust to being by yourself. When your used to a close knit group of friends always being there the alone time can ...
... there is only about a 10% wastage.
The guided tour of the 'Deep Mine' takes you down a couple of hundred feet into the caverns made by the quarrying of the slate. Our guide was Val, the fifth generation of her family to not only live in Blaenau Ffestiniog, but to work at Llechwedd! Her grandmother was born in the village on the quarry itself, in a building that is now used by the ziplining people to suit up. It was great to have someone who was so ...
With an early start, Gwynne, Eleri, Sian, Elin, Graham and I set off for Mt Snowden....lots of pretty valleys, moorland hills, then stoney ridges and eventually very steep mountains with slate mines scarring the landscape. Mt Snowdon is the tallest mountain in Wales at 1085 metres and was formed over 450 million years ago (originally over 10,000 mts high). We arrived at the little village of Llanberis in the heart of Snowdonia National Park. Here the awe ...
Other places to stay in Llanberis
Llanberis near Caernarfon, Llanberis | 3 star hotelfrom $87
- Worst Hotel ever
- Lovely views and can walk to peak of snowdon from the front door
- Never again
1 High Street, Llanberis | Hotelfrom $93
Llanberis | Hotelfrom $102
High Street, Llanberis | Hotelfrom $133