Swallow Falls Hotel
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What did you do for your 22nd Birthday?? Well I climbed Snowdonia. After a traumatic birthday celebrations with my friends, it was so nice to get away with the famalam and Bertie. Had a lovely meal courteous of the father, pink balloons and all. We climbed Snowdonia on the Saturday which was a great acheivement for us all, even for mom who went up …
... my dorm is a central point to the
school and the various shops but there are still a decent amount of hills I
need to conquer to get anywhere. We walked up one hill today that was referred to by the guide as "***** Hill" since the Welsh name is almost impossible to say. I can testify that the name is 100% accurate.
Next week will be non-stop but I look forward to everything Bangor has to offer and the
adventures I am sure to have.
... to climb all of the towers. We walked along the coast and dipped our feet into freezing cold Conwy Bay which is part of the Irish Sea. Afterwards, we had lunch at Anne's Tearoom which was the most amazing meal we've had thus far (tomato soup and cheesy garlic bread). Overall, it was a wonderful day! The weather was beautiful and it was only a one and a half hour coach ride from Edge Hill to ...
... Cheryl& I strolled along the waterfront then back to the magnificent castle. I'll let Cheryl add some more info on the walk through the castle.
They had souvenirs at the Castle shop that Cheryl could not pass up, an actual bow & arrow set made in Sherwood Forest. Despite being of timber, Cheryl will do her best to get this & a wooden sword back into Australia.
... that had been mined, then via a cable railway deep underground about 500 ft to another area slate had been mined since 1836. We had to wear hard hats and all, very glamourous.
the display and audio story tells of a small boy who joins his father and uncle to work in the mine at the age of 12. Most miners died by their early 40's as it was a dirty very dusty hard life. The slate tiles made here were exported to Australia and many of the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Has a lovely stay very clean and welcoming, and was like a home away from home for my mom what with the goats just outside.
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