Category Archives: Wales

Change

We were just about to descend from the top of Snowdon when this huge cloud came in, a forwarning of the weather change. It was fascinating to watch how it was hanging there and couldn’t get over the top. As … Continue reading

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Early Birds in Pembrokeshire

This was my favourite morning on our trip along the Pembrokeshire coast last September. Waking up early, we wanted to use the time to go to the beach of the little village we stayed. Dale has about 200 inhabitants, so … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Scale

Uh, I love this week’s photo challenge “Scale”. This picture shows a tiny human being standing in front of the Snowdon, Wales’ highest mountain.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Twinkle

My interpretation of this week’s photo challenge “Twinkle”: This is Snowdon in front of Llyn Llydaw in Wales in early spring afternoon sunlight. I still feel blinded by the sun when I look at this picture. What a fantastic day … Continue reading

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Pembrokeshire – Dale Loop

10,8 km – with Prasana. In the early morning, we went for a walk on the beach without anyone around. Except a few seagulls that we officially declared as transformed ducks. But the sunrise over Dale Roads (the bay) was … Continue reading

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Pembrokeshire – Broad Haven to Marloes – Gone with the Wind(s)…

14,7 km – with Prasana. Today we only had to suffer from 4 little hills, so it wasn’t as bad as yesterday. Therefore walked around every of the 500 bays. But they were spectacular. The cliffs actually reminded me a … Continue reading

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Pembrokeshire – 3rd best coastal walk of the world – Solva to Nolton Haven

12,2 km – with Prasana. We are ging to walk part of the Pembrokeshire coastal walk from Solva to Dales over the next 2 1/2 days. The Coastal Path starts in St Dogmaels and leads along the South West coast … Continue reading

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Snowdonia – Betsy y Coed – Swallow Falls

8,5 km – with London Escapes/Walkfree Breakfree. Ascent: 606 m Last day. Before we left for London we went for a last, little walk around Betsy y Coed. What I really enjoyed about these walks, they all were very diverse … Continue reading

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Snowdonia – Moel Siabod

11,6 km – with London Escapes/Walkfree Breakfree. Ascent: 774 m 3rd day. Another high level walk for me today. You see, so far we have been lucky with the weather. The last 2 days were sunny and we could walk … Continue reading

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Snowdonia – Beddgelert – Llyn Dinas – Sygum Copper Mine – River walk

10,2 km – with London Escapes/Walkfree Breakfree. Ascent: 350 m Sore muscles – great! And I thought I was fit. I take that back, too. Today again, we had the choice between a low and high level walk. The young … Continue reading

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