Travel Blogs from Llyswen
... 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 ...
We arrived at Abergavenny late on Monday and checked in to the Angel Hotel. Had time to walk around the town and get some dinner at a large pub. Joanne was thrilled to see they sell wine by the glass as Small or Large. The large is just right.
Tuesday morning we visited the Castle Street Market, the Castle Museum and the ...
First stop – Canterbury. Naturally, no trip to Canterbury is complete
without stopping at the Cathedral. It is huge! We spent a little time
exploring, but other than the sheer size, this Cathedral didn't have the
detail inside we had come to expect from some other European Cathedrals
we have been into previously. We then tripped off to England’s famous
Brighton Beach – how they rave over a beach of stones amazes us. But
this is ...
... scenery, especially in and around Pentyrch. We spent much time looking for and not finding a particular site on Mountain Road and Garth Mountain. We may try again later in the week
We spent 8 hours driving around and in the end had put on about 50 miles on the car. That means we sat and stared at maps an awful lot!
The weather was great, sunny and warm and some of Rhe's chocolate melted in the car.
Having fun and missing Maple.
Staying in the grounds of a stately (small) home for three nights. Nice walking in the park but Treacle has to be on the lead, rather frustrating for her as the place is crawling with squirrels. I spent my time learning to use my new GPS system onto which I have downloaded all the Ordnance Survey maps of the UK. It took me ages to work out how to use it but I think I am ...
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- Room service
- Free parking