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... even more difficult by the weather conditions as the rain turned the slate and mud into a skating rink and it was a miracle that I didn't fall over. At the bottom I re-found the footpath and then I had one more (huge) hill to climb before I could see the caravan site below me and I started to hallucinate about cups of tea. I don't think my legs will ever be the same and little Treacle is flaked out fast asleep. Next time I walk I shall avoid mountains.
... such as camp circles and caves. As well, it was the site of Bronze Age copper mining, dating back 4000 years; which is the same age as Stonehenge". We also visited an old church named for Saint Tudno. The headland is limestone and there are places with limestone pavement much like we saw in the Chamonix area in France. Bracken, gorse and heather was everywhere, as well as wild goats grazing. The weather was very changeable with wind and rain at several points. We walked all ...
... 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 ...
... if you happen to be wondering.) They were CRABBING!
A few meters away was a small shack advertising crabbing gear. So for 7 pounds Mike and Noah each got a crab net complete with bacon filled bait sack, two rocks, and string on a roll. And the adventure began. For over an hour they would lower their nets to the bottom, wait a bit, and then haul them up to see if they had any luck. At first ...
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 ...