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Top ten cosy fireside escapes

12th November 2015

‘Tis the season to batten down the hatches, don some woolly socks, and snuggle up with your favourite kinfolk, hot chocolate or robust red optional. The Danes call it hygge, we like cosy, but whatever you call that fuzzy winter feeling, we’re all agreed a roaring fire is essential. Continue Reading…

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Top 10 activities for a wild Welsh adventure

17th April 2015
Top 10 activities for a wild Welsh adventure

A day hang gliding or horse riding, before a sleepy evening of stargazing is just one way to experience Wild Wales.

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1. Feeling adventurous? Climb to the top of the tallest waterfall in the UK – Pistyll Rhaeadr Waterfall

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2. Look up and spot birds of prey at Lake Vyrnwy moorlands, Monmouthshire.

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3. Marvel at the stars in the Brecon Beacons – an international dark sky reserve.

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4. Cast a line and go wild trout fishing for tea in the Cambrian mountains.

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5. With sandy beaches and soaring waves to rival some of the sunniest climes, head out to surf at Llangennith in the Gower Peninsula. It’s one of the most popular Welsh surf spots for a reason.

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6. Get your adrenaline racing and go coasteering in Pembrokeshire – an exhilarating
mix of rock climbing and water sports.

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7. Try mountain biking at one of the most renowned locations Coed Llandegla Forest with trails for all ages and
experience levels.

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8.  Hike the Welsh coastal path, the longest in Europe!

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9. Soar through the skies with hang gliding and paragliding in Snowdonia.

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10. See bottle-nosed dolphins all year round at Cardigan Bay, home to Britain’s largest resident dolphin population

 

 

Find the perfect base for your wild Welsh adventure in our Wild Wales collection.

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