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Wales

Writings and photography from my travels out and about around Wales in the United Kingdom and the surrounding area.

Red Kite Feeding at Gigrin Farm
23/08/2016Days Out Wales
A visit to the Red Kite Centre at Gigrin Farm which is located in the heart of Mid Wales, overlooking both the Wye and Elan Valleys, and just half a mile from the market town of Rhayader.
Visiting Friends in South Wales
17/09/2011Wales
An afternoon trip to South Wales to catch up with friends now he's out of hospital, and an opportunity to look around the surrounding area.
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but no simpler.Albert Einstein
Visiting Friends in Manchester and North Wales
03/09/2011Wales
A long day on the road visiting friends in Manchester and North Wales, after a very heavy night out with new work friends. Good job I wasn't driving today!
Pen y Fan Circular Walk
27/02/2011Hiking Wales
In preparation for climbing Ben Nevis later in the year, my brother in law and I headed over to South Wales and the Brecon Beacons to do a circular walk covering three peaks and Pen y Fan, the highest peak in South Wales.
I’ve Climbed A Mountain!!!
22/03/2010Hiking Lifelist Wales
On Saturday 20th March 2010 me and my brother-in-law set off from Pen-y-pass along the PYG track all the way to the summit of Snowdon. After climbing on, over and through rocks, mud, scree, shale, snow and ice we eventually made it to the top.
Back at the Hotel!
20/03/2010Hiking Wales
We have arrived back at the hotel safe and sound. Slight deviation from the plan due to weather conditions and ended up walking over 20 miles.
We came, we saw, we conquered!
20/03/2010Hiking Wales
We did it! We actually did it!!! We climbed snowdon!!! We are currently stood on the summit of Snowdon 1,085 m (3,560 ft) above sea level and the highest peak in England and Wales.
It’s time to run to the hills!
20/03/2010Hiking Wales
Its early on a Saturday morning in Llanberis. Its wet. Its windy. Its foggy. Its cold. Its not nice!