Whites Hotel & Restaurant
Travel Blogs from Minehead
... walked to one of the two local pubs for a drink then back
home to bed.
Wednesday the 18th
of September – after
breakfast the sun was shining through clouds as we walked around the
charming village of Whimple. It is very pretty with some thatched
houses and an impressive church where Janthia and Roger are
bell-ringers. We enjoyed lunch at the other pub – curry for for
Left Waterford early to catch the ferry for Wales and the port of Pembroke. Crossing was slightly rougher than going over and we couldn't see anything for the first two hours due to rain and mist.
Arrived in Pembroke then a two hour drive into Cardiff. Did a tour of Cardiff Castle, very worthwhile, a lot ...
... I know they can take over and need control, our garden is a good example, but in some areas they actually plant them for their attractive and varied flowers. And they do look great in spring time when they are out. Now, I am quite liberal and feel positive about how we have introduced many types of flora and fauna here as well as lots of different peoples over the centuries. And overtime they become assimilated, add to our diverse culture, cuisine, economy and so on. We ...
It was a bit of a grey start to the day, and cool morning; made all the worse because in the distance the sun was shining on Wales. There was a surprising amount of Tarmac to contend with at both the beginning and end of the day and a lot of switching between roads and path up to Coombe Martin, though near Watermouth work was just starting as I passed to take walkers off the road at high tide, which it was.
Then came the hard climb up Great ...
A day of two halves
Just for a change I ran this section backwards. And I don't mean running backwards, that would be stupid wouldn’t it; but there’s a challenge. I mean I ran it with the sea on my right rather than left hand. And it did feel strange having done 28 days leaning the other way, and watching the see on the other flank. And just to confuse you, I did what you might think the second part first and first part second. ...
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