The Lake Country House & Spa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... established in 1131 by the Cistercian monks. It was handed over the King Henry VIII in 1536 and was partially destroyed. We arrived just as it opened so wee were the only ones walking around the site. The photos I've attached do quite do it justice but this place is massive. It consists of not only the abbey but also the surrounding buildings including the kitchen, infirmary, dorms and gardens. While most if it is in ruins it was easy to ...
... views! The drive took longer than I had thought mainly due to the incredibly narrow roads I ended up on and I didn't get to see the birds feeding but not much I could do about it. Arrived at Julie's around 4:30 ready for a stiff drink - but will make do with a cup of tea and one of her home made cookies. It has been a tiring day as I find driving on the extremely narrow hedged roads nerve racking! Off to have a nice hot shower and then walk into the village for ...
... places to stop to take photos! The road was at times very steep and my poor Fiat struggled up some of the inclines. Drove through an area were slate is mined and there were some spectacular dry stone walls! Headed for Conwy on the north coast where I drove through several tunnels - one that actually went under the river before heading East to the little town of Betws-yn-Rhos where I am staying. Fortunately the B&B that I am staying in is on the main road ...
... after a shower (at last!) I decide I will ring one of the restaurants in town that Julie recommends. My phone now fully charged of course doesn't seem to be able to find the service I have paid for!! Plan B I will just go to one of the pubs for dinner. I lay down just for another quick nap and wake up again at 3:00am - no meal in the pub for me! Back to sleep until 5:30 and I am now drinking a cup of tea and eating the yummy home baked cookie Julie left for me at my bedroom ...
... you may learn.)
"I shall be telling this with a sigh
Somewhere ages and ages hence:
Two roads diverged in a wood and I -
I took the one less travelled by,
And that has made all the difference"
(with thanks to TES...oh and Robert Frost)
May our leisure inspire your pleasure
And if it doesn't? **** it. We're here to enjoy it anyway. Voyeurs welcome.