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... sheep, we went under 4 stone arch bridges, over one viaduct and stopped at 6 stations. Sometimes we picked up or dropped off passengers who went for walks into the hills. We even had a 20 stop at the penultimate station for refreshments - Jessamy and Keely had an icecream (unbelieveable), the rest of us had a hot drink (much smarter).
After the train ride it was only 5PM but getting quite dark, It was a fairly "hairy" drive for another hour over to Aberystwyth. Narrow ...
This week, we did a road trip across Wales. Today we travel from Manchester to Aberystwyth Wales.
Beautiful Castles and participating in Remembrance (Veteran's) Day across Wales/UK.
Thursday 6 November 2014 Laugharne's Brown Dylan perspective It might have been the same as yesterday - gorgeous blue sunlit skies and flat calm seas - but it wasn't. The stormy, rain-heavy southerly winds hit the estuary from an early hour and persisted throughout the day. It rained, the wind howled and the clouds lay over the town like a choking, wet blanket. Recreational sorties were ill-advised. Steph nipped out (a racist ...
... Words fail me here to describe the action-packed fun. H and S explored depressing Swansea, though bags of shopping provided an alternative view. We met up at American Golf - where else?! - and it was home for a senior nap before the highlight of the day, the Pendine Beach fireworks. Guy Fawkes would have been proud of the display - a crisp (nay, bloody chilly!) night under a ...
... disappointing, half-empty market area and a euphemistically named "shopping centre" dead from the shop-floor upwards.
The peripheral shopping complex (courtesy bus available - death knells ringing?) - did reveal a TK Max, Sports Direct and M & S, with a covered way between. The rain continued to fall, however, dampening the spirit and clothing. "Let's go back!"
Laugharne had had no rain since 11:00! Why did we leave? Clear, ...