The Royal Madoc Arms Hotel
Travel Blogs from Tremadog
frantically repack at the airport.
The first flight was okay; I got a window seat and was able
to sleep a little. I flew to Newark, NJ and grabbed some McDonalds and ran to
the next plane. On my flight to Manchester we were given dinner but airport
food is probably worse then cafeteria or hospital food. I barely ate anything.
The only real edible piece of food was the bread. Since I couldn't sleep much I
... to climb all of the towers. We walked along the coast and dipped our feet into freezing cold Conwy Bay which is part of the Irish Sea. Afterwards, we had lunch at Anne's Tearoom which was the most amazing meal we've had thus far (tomato soup and cheesy garlic bread). Overall, it was a wonderful day! The weather was beautiful and it was only a one and a half hour coach ride from Edge Hill to ...
... interesting boats on the mud flats in the bay. They all have dual keels so they sit on the mud when the tide goes out.
returned to Caernarfon via Llanfair PG, or the full version, Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwll llantysiliogogogoch, longest place name in the world until the New Zealanders, made up a longer Maori one. Took photos at the railway station of the original ...
... to Australia to work as well.
we continued to drive through Wales and the Snowdonia mountains, they are very different to anything we have been through yet, with steep rugged cliffs, narrow winding roads and sheep scattered over the area. Couldn't see too much due to the mist and cloud that blanketed the area. Tonight we are in Caernarfon on the water in Wales. Our hotel room tonight is back to our standard that we are used to with comfy beds, la
... so long ago that there aren't actual records of how it came about but there are many myths including one which says the house was built overnight so that the house owner could avoid paying tax as it seemed the house had been built by fairies. We had another short stop which Charlotte, the tour guide, called 'ninja stops'. This was just on the side of the road to take photos of a waterfall and we had one more ninja stop to take some ...