Mynydd Ednyfed Country House Hotel
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- Tennis Court
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
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... awesome sight to behold.
We continued on to Aberystwyth where there is a Red Kite feeding station. You can see some of the birds up close and personal while they swoop by. And the station has a stunning view of the surrounding valley.
Devil's Bridge was our last stop on the way to our sleeping arrangements. It's actually three bridges on top of each other. And ironically, if you translate the Welsh name to ...
... a conversation in Welsh and speak English as well. Very unusual. The people and the countryside here are wonderful. The landscape is lovely forested mountains with stone walled cottages and villages scattered along the way, and the rugged Atlantic coast appearing at times.
... 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. ...
... of Wales and the Irish coast.
Next, we drove to Beaumaris to visit their famous castle. Beaumaris is a coastal village with lots of atmosphere. Many tea shops and ice cream places. The castle was built in the late 1200's by Edward I when he fought and defeated the Prince of Wales. It was one of 12 castles he built to consolidate his power. The design incorporated a high circular wall inside the main outer wall. It was ...
... old hippie". He was about 70 with long grey hair, a wispy grey beard and granny glasses who made and sold honey and mead. Very entertaining. He gave her some honey for her cold and we bought some mead. We drove on, across the bridge, to the Isle of Anglesey and our "old mansion" du jour. As usual it is off the beaten track, with lovely grounds and modernized rooms. Very Downton Abbey-ish. We explored a bit then went for a ...