Monthly Archives: September 2017

Llandudno

  Llandudno is situated in the Creuddyn Peninsula, it sits between the Great Orme and the Little Orme. The beach is sand, shingle and rock and curves for two miles between the headlands of the Great Orme and the Little Orme. … Continue reading

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Birmingham Weekender 2017

Birmingham Weekender 22nd to 24th September Free As ever a fun filled weekend put on by Birmingham, lot’s of music, dancing, food and drink. details of the full events are here Due to other commitments I could only manage to … Continue reading

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Llyn Brenig

Llyn Brenig Cerrigydrudion Conwy Free Llyn Brenig is a beautiful reservoir and is one of the largest inland areas of water in Wales. It has a perimeter of 9.5 miles and is surrounded by forest. The reservoir was built between … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Church Conwy

A very pretty church with a large  graveyard which contains (according to the guild booklet) some poignant epitaphs, we only found one, that being the ‘We Are Seven’. The inspiration for Wordsworth’s poem. St Mary’s was once a Cistercian abbey … Continue reading

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I love a Bridge

Conwy has three iconic bridges right next to each other just outside the city walls, and another not to far away from that. The Thomas Telford suspension bridge is one of the earliest surviving suspension bridges although now it is … Continue reading

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Smallest House

10 Lower Gate Street Conwy North Wales LL32 8BE Admission Adults  £1 children 50p The Smallest House in Great Britain can be found on Conwy’s quayside. Once inside (maximum of two people at a time)  a short audio history of … Continue reading

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Conwy castle and walls

Conwy walled city North walls Free to walk   If arriving at Conwy by car park in the long stay car park Morfa Bach LL32  8FZ This car park as a little shop and toilets and you enter the city … Continue reading

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