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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Cawdor Llandeilo
Arrived at hotel to be informed that we had been upgraded :) to the Allt y Ferin room, very nice room!! Excellent breakfast and passed the vegetarian sausage test! All the staff were very welcoming and polite and usual pleasant surroundings.
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Getting towards our final preparations and seeing friends and family for the last time before our adventure.
We arrived at the The Cawdor to be told we had been upgraded to the Allt y Ferin room, whoppee!!
The room was lovely, four poster bed, nice bathroom with huge shower and lovely Molton Brown toiletries.
We then met our …
... pump wearing pyjamas, slippers and dressing gown. Very entertaining stuff, unscripted and all delivered in a cultured Welsh lilt. Fittingly, the walk n talk ended at Dylan's grave where we cut through the back lane to "our little cabin on the hill over the estuary". What an excellent way to learn about the poet, his life and times in Laugharne, and a great way to ignore the inclement weather.
And now for a senior moment ........... or ...
... moon saw a most impressive firework display. No oohing-and-ahhing, just open-mouthed pleasure at the spectacular sound and light show. What happened to the Catherine Wheel and the odd squib?
An evening meal at Brown's under photos and Dylan Thomas memorabilia and then a hasty uphill trudge to the 'warm little cabin on the hill'. A better day than yesterday, but tomorrow bodes ill. ...
... and that after the storm kind of ozone air. H &S went looking for wool and stitching things - so many opportunities on the hillside! - while B & G followed Dylan's Birthday Walk alongside the estuary and over the headland. Great views, steady walking and easy opportunities to get lost in the "jungle on the hill".
Re-united, back for a pizza supper, cocktails and red wine and an evening of pensioner pursuits. Tough world out of work!
... of the stretches and taking much advantage of the sniffing and squatting opportunities. We ambled on stoically, not unlike a Lowry painting, head down, bracing against the cold and pretending this was good for us. Sadly (happily) we were greeted by a "Danger" sign, informing us of "unusual objects" on the beach and the welcome advice that further progress was not advised. 'Twas MOD land apparently and firing was a possibility. It ...