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... the mountain next to Snowdon). I said yes! I couldn't imagine having a more wonderful adventure partner for the rest of my life! We continued our hike up to the top of Mount Snowdon (which was way too crowded) then walked down via a lovely path next to an alpine lake. There were some pretty cool ruins along the way!
We hung out in the village of Betws-y-Coed for the next few days and it was so picturesque. We visited the old local church, took some fantastic walks, ...
So today we arrive in Picton having diverted from our original port of Akaroa to avoid cyclone Pam currently blowing itself out down the east coast of NZ. The ship has been amazing in reorganising tours and even a port talk on TV for the new stop. The tours are mainly wineries or chocolates or mussel farms so we opt to look round town as on our last visit we only got off the Interislander ...
It will take the breath out of you. Battling your way down
the somewhat fraying wooden planks into the center of the straits during a
notorious Welsh storm is the best way to see the pier. Bangor pier is a beacon
in this city. It’s full of tradition, small welsh business that give you goods
as unique as the people who sell them. On a rare summer day one can ...
Not only is there a comfort there but family and friends, ties hat can be hard to keep up with when you have a distance between you. However this is something a traveler has to get used to.
Things I didn't expect when travelling for the first time alone
- It can be hard to adjust to being by yourself. When your used to a close knit group of friends always being there the alone time can ...
... there is only about a 10% wastage.
The guided tour of the 'Deep Mine' takes you down a couple of hundred feet into the caverns made by the quarrying of the slate. Our guide was Val, the fifth generation of her family to not only live in Blaenau Ffestiniog, but to work at Llechwedd! Her grandmother was born in the village on the quarry itself, in a building that is now used by the ziplining people to suit up. It was great to have someone who was so ...