Plas Owen Hotel
Travel Blogs from Llangollen
... back to Heswall.
From Chester, we headed to York changing trains in Manchester. The train was quite busy and slow, stopping at many stations along the way picking up rush hour commuters. We arrived in York around 7.15 pm. We got a brief glimpse of the medieval wall that surrounds the old city. We caught a taxi to our Hotel which was just outside of the main centre. That evening we had dinner at the Hotel before retiring ...
After a great nights sleep we rose to a cool morning at Peter and Tukta's house 27 km outside of Liverpool in Heswall. Heswall is located on the west side of the "Wirral". After breakfast consisting of hot coffee and bacon sandwiches, Peter and I headed out on bikes into the country side around Heswall. Mean while Jeed and Stewart had plans to visit the Liverpool Football Club. Selma wanted to stay and help Tukta in the house.
Peter and I rode about 20 + ...
... he regretted this action but these things live long in the memory and we were expecting petulance and self-regard. What we actually got was an entertaining half-hour of competent punk-pop sings delivered in an engaging way and without too much chatter between the tunes.
The Lightning Seeds started bang-on time with one of their better known tunes and most of the set was familiar, with “Change”, “The Life of ...
... the wait, so it must have been good!
The next ride was "Oblivion", which has to be seen to be believed. A face-down, vertical drop into a dark tunnel. Once again the mum's chickened out - at this stage starting to wonder why we had paid the exhorbitant entrance fee.
We moved along to "Rita" and this time we all had a go - imagine a normal rollercoaster, but at ten times the normal speed, then a lovely walk ...
... Severn (see map).
Our B&B was the only hotel we stayed in. It was on a busy corner and the room was only just big enough to “swing a cat”; however, the breakfast was excellent and service pleasant. It was conveniently located near the river walkway and a short distance to the town center. One morning we spotted a small yellow boat adrift in the river. ...
Other places to stay in Llangollen
Berwyn Road, Llangollen | 3 star hotelfrom $80
- Fab staff
- What a gem
- Suites not so Sweet
Bridge Street, Llangollen | 4 star hotelfrom $141
Bridge Street, Llangollen | 3 star hotelfrom $115
Berwyn, Llangollen | 2 star hotelfrom $131
Bryn Howel Lane, Trevor, Llangollen | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Berwyn Road, Llangollen | Hotelfrom $109
Llwynmawr, Llangollen | Hotelfrom $58
Bridge Street, Llangollen | Hotelfrom $45
Llangollen | Hotelfrom $73
Horseshoe Pass Road, Llangollen | Hotelfrom $116
18 Bridge Street, Llangollen | Hotelfrom $132