Seiont Manor Hotel
Travel Blogs from Llanrug
Attempting to complete the 3 peaks (although not the challenge in 24hrs) the Easter bank holiday was a opportunity not to be missed with a trip to North Wales to tick Mount Snowdon off the list.
I've travelled to Wales numerous times and crossed the famous toll bridge on the M4, but entering 'North' Wales means hitting the M6 toll road …
frantically repack at the airport.
The first flight was okay; I got a window seat and was able
to sleep a little. I flew to Newark, NJ and grabbed some McDonalds and ran to
the next plane. On my flight to Manchester we were given dinner but airport
food is probably worse then cafeteria or hospital food. I barely ate anything.
The only real edible piece of food was the bread. Since I couldn't sleep much I
With our group of study abroad students, we took a day trip to Conwy. Conwy is a medieval walled town in North Wales. On our way to the castle, there was a tent set up for an organization which rehabbed owls and falcons. We had the chance to pet the owls and Amanda got to hold a young baby owl. We explored the Conwy Castle which was built from 1283-1289. There were amazing views and we had ...
First up today we went to Beaumaris, across the Menai Strait. We couldn't go over the Thomas Telford suspension bridge, limited now to light traffic. Got a lovely photo of the old engineering icon both from the other bridge we drove over and from a new viewing stop point. We travelled along some rather narrow winding roads down into Beaumaris & stopped near the ruins of the ...
... to Australia to work as well.
we continued to drive through Wales and the Snowdonia mountains, they are very different to anything we have been through yet, with steep rugged cliffs, narrow winding roads and sheep scattered over the area. Couldn't see too much due to the mist and cloud that blanketed the area. Tonight we are in Caernarfon on the water in Wales. Our hotel room tonight is back to our standard that we are used to with comfy beds, la