The Lodge Conwy
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... sign is very high so no personal photos just the name, still I was glad we went. Arrived at our accommodation at about 5.30 pm in the dark, 4pm and its dark now in this part of the world. Our rooms were on the third floor, always a challenge for me but made it ok. Drove into the city, two blocks away and had Chinese for tea, the Xmas lights and the Victorian houses looked beautiful even in the dark. Looking forward to daylight and ...
... Spectres as the mist swirled around and the sun tried to break through it. Even Graham saw one in the end! The descent was north-eastwards into the remains of Rhosydd Quarry, where there are the ruins not only of the quarry buildings, but also of the workers' cottages. The quarry wasn't abandoned until the 1930s and must have been a desperate place to work in. We finished by going back down the valley below Moelwyn Mawr to Croesor - a fine end to an enjoyable ...
... It was very fast driving on the A55, through the Conway Tunnel because we by passed all the little towns. We crossed to Anglesey over the 'new' bridge and took the road to Beaumaris. It hasn't changed too much over the years although there are a few more houses along the way. When we entered Beaumaris we saw the marina at the beginning of town, and headed past to ...
There you have it.
When we discovered that a lunch had been planned at this rather special venue, we decided that we would stay the night there too, so that we could really relax and enjoy the experience to the full.
An all round good idea.
Lunch preceded ...
... East and West in turn... but eventually we came out on a recognisable road and headed for the bridge which was painted in a beautiful sunset.
The day had been bright and warm and we had seen several interesting things on Anglesey as well as seeing much of the countryside, from our rather unconventional route.
Left, right... we got there in the end, and saw loads more than we would otherwise have done!