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... remote and I don't think roads are going to be a problem.
On my 'rest' day in Porthmadog I decided to ride another steam train up the valley to what is reputed to be the most beautiful village in Snowdonia. I am sure it was lovely but the pouring rain and low cloud dampened my enthusiasm and the weather put paid to my plan to walk back home. Instead I took the steam train back to a station just a few miles north of Porthmadog and from there ...
... Great Orme. There is a cable car that runs up to the summit from Llandudno which was built in 1902, Laura took that down to town and Val and I walked back, mostly along the route of the tramway. When we got back down we had coffee and cake and then met Laura back at the hotel. Our friends from our Chamonix Alps hike two years ago, Gwyn and Pat Evans picked us up at our B&B at 7 pm and drove us to a nice restaurant in Conwy, under the old 14th century walls. I had three ...
... their own that will last them the rest of their lives.
So, some funny things we've noticed about England:
1. There isn't a McDonald's (or Fast Food Restaurant) on every corner in every town.
2. (Related to #1) We don't see the propensity of obesity in the people around us.
3. There is NO censoring on the television!
4. Beans go with everything.
5. Tea is everywhere and served in every room. S**k it you coffee ...
Drove up to Aunty Ve's House in North Wales with Ems Dads and Jan. Had a nice pub lunch in The Ship Inn, Llanbedrog. The Weather was grey and wet.
Thursday The next day was much better so we had a lovely walk up over the top of the hill then down to the beach. Had a lovely lunch before driving back to ...
... There is an old picture of George Mallory taken at Pen y Pass which I've attached to this note. It's a very old hostel site for mountaineers. The weather was pretty well pouring rain with gusts of wind around 50 km/ hour and 8 degrees C. We got ourselves dressed up in the lobby of the warden station and battened things down and then headed out on the "Pyg Track" towards the summit of Mount Snowdon. The trail up was very wet with running water ...
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