The Swan at Hay
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... s mum was born and raised in Ferndale in the Rhondda Valley. Landscape is almost beautiful; with the lovely rolling hills and hedged fences, dotted between quaint villages; and scarred by electric wire towers, industrial chimneys and wind farms. Hopefully we lose these eyesores as we climb into the valleys.
We drive through Trebanog, Tonypandy (we think is Fireman Sam's hometown), Porth among others. Made it to Ferndale and went to the old cottage in Ferndale St ...
... of Aarons new favourite American show, gossip girl. Then the drinking began with a couple of beers joined by my dad in Canada. (When we were face timing my parents in Canada, my dad could only obliged to having one with us. Canada is 5 hours behind us but my mum did say it was a bank holiday there so my dad could have an afternoon drink).
the evening included a great night out with Jones family. When we ...
So the count down begins.
Stress levels have been raising and by that I mean mine. I don't think the excitement has started to kick in yet just pure panic that we need to sort things out. Having to sort out Xmas presents, getting bank cards, sourcing cheap malaria tablets. These have been the most recent things that we have been running around like headless chickens to sort out in between the rugby of course.
Our adventure starts here.
Aaron and I got married.We both had the best evening ever.
The night before a few of the bride's side met at the Indian, causing carnage with the amount of drinks being ordered and our endless addition to the food order. Not to mention adding extra tables so we ended up taking up the whole of the restaurant. which lead to the bride hitting her head repeatedly on the light. ...
... well and gave us a bit of a history lesson along the way. Stopped at a 'healing well' in the middle of nowhere where you dab some water from the well on the part of the body that needs healing. Lily reckons it cured her ear ache. I think it's bullsh^t because I'm still bald.
With great subtlety, invited ourselves for dinner at their place on Wed night with Robyn ...