Welsh castles

Trip Start Nov 01, 1995
Trip End Dec 21, 1995

Loading Map
Map your own trip!
Map Options
Show trip route
Hide lines
Where I stayed
Cottage at Ross on Wye

Flag of United Kingdom  , Wales,
Tuesday, December 12, 1995

We slept in today, then got ourselves organised.  

We went to Monmouth and saw their bridge - it has a Norman portcullis and fortifications.  

We then drove on to Raglan Castle - one of the newest castles.  It was really interesting.  It's so devastating that so many of these castles were destroyed by men of power.  The water in the moat was iced over - the rocks and stones bounced across the ice.

After that we drove through the scenic route (via Tintern Abbey) to Chepstow Castle - it was HUGE - and very interesting. We then drove home, cooked dinner and watched "The Bill".  The girls were disappointed that all of the snow has gone. 
Report as Spam
  • Your comment has been posted. Click here or reload this page to see it below.

  • You must enter a comment
  • You must enter your name
  • You must enter a valid name (" & < > \ / are not accepted).
  • Please enter your email address to receive notification
  • Please enter a valid email address

Use this image in your site

Copy and paste this html: