The Lodge Conwy
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... summers day.
Meanwhile Jeed and Stewart had visited the home of the Liverpool Football Club Anfield where they did a tour. Afterward they went to the souvenir shop where Stewart was kitted out with a personalised Liverpool Football Club players T shirt. Afterward they headed to the Albert docks and some more sight seeing of Liverpool before heading back to Heswall by Taxi.
That evening we all headed out for dinner and went to a local village pub.
After a yummy breakfast (omelet for me, poached eggs for dad, haddock for Claire and cereal for Graham), we headed off for a day of exploring the 13th century castles of Henry I. Graham's quote regarding the castles, "now THIS is what I've been talking about." We counted hundreds and hundreds of steps climbing every tower. Despite rainy weather, it was a super fun ...
Leisurely morning and a good bit of driving to end up on the northern coast of Wales. We chilled at the hotel a bit while the kids got a swim. Then Italian pizza and pasta for dinner followed by some ice cream as we walked around this sleepy old town. Great views of the Irish Sea out the hotel ...
... Fishguard. Here we learnt that this was the last place on English soil to of been invaded and where the French surrendered with the Thanks to the ladies of Fishguard. They say that all the women dressed in army uniform or colour and walked the perimeter of the harbour which made the French army believe they were out numbered..It was also here that another lady took 12 French hostage by only having a pitch fork and she apparently became quite famous. ...
... the green valleys below, and enjoyed seeing the rock ruins and slate fences left from a previous 1800's home in the foothills of Mt. Snowdon. The working farm nearby is managed by the National Trust, and a steady stream of hikers passed by Welsh sheep and cattle that couldn't be bothered to stop grazing for long. We also found Wales to be such an idyllic place, and Dan and I were really glad that we had a few days to enjoy this fascinating country a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking
- Pets allowed