House and garden

777d – Dinefwr

15 May , 2017  

Newton House, Dinefwr Park

After a leisurely breakfast, packing and cleaning the caravan, we set off in pouring rain to do the return journey, having a break at the house and landscape park of Dinefwr. We spend almost four hours here even though we don’t do any of the landscaped grounds or nearby castle as the weather is so […]

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Castle

777c – Pembroke Castle

14 May , 2017  

Pembroke Castle

We have a short drive into Pembroke and then pay £6.60 each (excellent value) to spend three hours exploring the most dramatic of the castles in this part of Wales. We enjoy the views from the top of the great tower and various stretches of the wall walk, the card cutout figures from the castle’s […]

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Walk

777b – Angle Peninsula walk

14 May , 2017  

Angle Peninsula, Pembrokeshire

Sunday 14th May is a gloriously sunny day. We setoff promptly for a half hour drive to the western part of the southern area of Pembrokeshire to do a walk around the Angle peninsula, parking at the National Trust car park at Freshwater West. Walking through sand dunes we take in the beautiful beach of […]

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Garden

777a – Aberglasney Gardens

13 May , 2017  

Aberglasney Gardens

We stop off at Aberglasney, our second visit and this time in perfect weather. It is good value at £8.50 each, and it is not busy either. The gardens are colourful and vibrant at this time of year. Pigeon House Wood is carpeted in bluebells, the borders in the sunken garden are at their best […]

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Break

777 – Wales break 2017

13 May , 2017  

Travel to Newport to collect Alex on Saturday 13th May on a sunny day with some cloud. Our weekend break is at New Minerton outside Tenby, which is where the mobile home Jenny, Alex’s mum, owns.

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