The Lake Country House & Spa
Travel Blogs from Llangammarch Wells
... the ancestral home of one of Rhe's great x 2 grandmothers. Apparently, the roads are much better on the Welsh side. Go Wales!
Saw lots of sheep grazing on the hill sides, and when we stopped and sat quietly, all we heard was the bleating, and birds. Incredibly peaceful.
We made a slight adjustment to our intended return journey to Abergavenny and passed through Hay-on-Wye, Glasbury, Talgarth and Crickhowell. Stopped ...
... Joanne entering these into the GPS! Tom Tom does not speak Welsh. That said, navigating and driving today was easier and we ended the day on a good note with a nice supper at the Skirrid Inn and again Joanne is blown away by the beautiful Scenery of the Skirrid Mountain and surrounding hills.
We miss - Maple!! :)
... got sunshine during the day, it stayed reasonably dry. Sadly visibility wasn't great which was a shame as for most of the day we were walking along a narrow ridge or spine at over 600m high, from Hay Bluff to Hatterall Hill. As we progressed, we had Wales and the wilderness of the Black Mountains on our right and on our left the rolling, cultivated hills of Shropshire. I am afraid the photos probably don't do this justice. Once we were up top, we settled into a ...
... not just "surprise"! Apparently this has been in the planning for weeks with Trina struggling to keep it a secret whilst at the same time getting Rob and me to confirm a plan! Anyway it was very good to see everybody once I had got over the shock of it all, as well as a fantastic effort for them to drive up. Hay is hardly just up the road from Southampton! I tried my best not to ask too much about work, not that I had much chance as the team speeded ...
... consultant opined that the bull would follow his ladies in due course! We waited five minutes. Said bull just stood and stared at us. And then, as if scripted, duly turned and followed his harem. We slowly tiptoed behind him. We made it to Knighton somewhat delayed but with 16 miles completed. At this point we said goodbye to Richard, who had been very good company and perhaps even more ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
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