Springfield Hotel & Health Club
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
- Conference facilities
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Travel Blogs from Pentre Halkyn
... Llangollen and had lunch at a cafe on the Dee river, before climbing up the other side of the river to see the horses where the horse-drawn canal boat trips leave from. We didn't want to do a trip because we felt bad about the horse having to pull the boat along, but we saw that the horses didn't have to pull very *******ce the boat was moving, and the horses seemed to be healthy and well cared for. We still didn't do the trip though. On our way again ...
... Slate mining was established on the mountain opposite the town. The Dinorwig slate quarry is an enormous site above the Victorian workshops that processed the slate. Over 3,000 people worked the slate mine and workshops at a time when slate was well used around the world. Even our meals in the Victoria Hotel were served on slabs of slate. Makes washing up heavy work! After a short tour of the slate workshop we took a short walk up a hill to view ...
We arrived at Manchester airport at 6.30pm last night and had a long wait at the passport control counter. Luckily I had booked us into an airport hotel so we got ourselves settled, had a lovely meal and drink in the restaurant, and went off to bed early. Just as well! We were dropped off at the car hire centre around 9am and were stunned that there were at least 15 people in front of us in a queue. Around 2 hours later we got our car and were ready to drive. I ...
... to be used. We continued on a very scenic drive around the mountains to Beddgelert where we had lunch and visited the grave of Gelert, the hound of Llewellyn in the legend. A very pretty little town with a small river flowing through it. Then it was on to Porthmadog to board the steam rain to Blaenau Ffestiniog, a 1.25 hour journey up the mountain. Unfortunately Mt Snowdon's peak was shrouded ...
... that we had strayed from the path and got into difficulties as a result. Keep your eye on the map and bring a silva compass next time or even buy a GPS! Without further mishap but after several more ascents and descents we arrived at the Prestatyn Cliffs. For a mile or so we walked along the tops and after a brief stop for lunch dropped down steeply to Prestatyn and quickly found our accommodation ...