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Horror Night in Wales – Fearfest Evil

Posted by on Oct 9, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Horror Night in Wales – Fearfest Evil

Horror Night in Wales – Fearfest Evil

Fearfest is a name that seems to be plastered everywhere in the run up to Halloween, ranging from cornfield mazes to haunted houses. The frightening fun has become ever popular in recent years and Wales is not shy about getting onboard. During October the National Diving and activity Centre in Tidenham gets a macabre makeover as it becomes the treacherous tour that is Fearfest Evil. Here a trio of walks threaten to torture trespassers as visitors are scared out of their wits in a series of uncanny locations. (more…)

Halloween In Wales – Part 2

Posted by on Oct 2, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Halloween In Wales – Part 2

Halloween In Wales – Part 2

Oakwood Theme Park

For those looking for thrills as well as Halloween chills then this may be the spook-tacle for you. With a day full of rides and activities that include wooden roller coasters, giant soacking flumes and even the UK’s biggest sky swing – Oakwood has enough to keep the young and old entertained before the witching hours. (more…)

Halloween In Wales Part 1

Posted by on Sep 30, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Halloween In Wales Part 1

Halloween In Wales Part 1

The spookiest time of the year is approaching with flame faced pumpkins and tales of ghouls and monstrous figures. With all the legends that lurk around the valleys of Wales its no surprise that here among the dark caves and misty hills, there are plenty of events for those who like to feel afraid. With a bone chilling selection to choose from, lovers of horror will be torn in two trying to decide which ways in particular they want to be forced into jumping out of their skin. (more…)

The National Showcaves Centre – Part 2

Posted by on Sep 20, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on The National Showcaves Centre – Part 2

The National Showcaves Centre – Part 2

Back inside Dan-yr-Ogof, angelic formations, indoor lakes and pillars of alabaster reside within the other explorable cavernous areas. But for those more intrigued by human history than geological ones will also have a go to exhibit. (more…)

The National Showcaves Centre – Part 1

Posted by on Sep 13, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on The National Showcaves Centre – Part 1

The National Showcaves Centre – Part 1

Dan-yr-Ogof for non-Welsh speakers is the name of the National Showcaves Center. Located in the middle of the two towns Carmarthen and Abergavenny in southern Wales, this multifaceted activity and cultural hub is a fun packed bundle of activities for families looking to get the best for their money. (more…)

King Arthur’s Labyrinth Adventure

Posted by on Sep 9, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on King Arthur’s Labyrinth Adventure

King Arthur’s Labyrinth Adventure

On the border of mid and Northern Wales, situated in southern Snowdonia is a unique adventure waiting to be stumbled upon by families and all travelers alike. King Arthur’s Labyrinth Adventure is a one of a kind family day out that manages to cram in several new and exciting element that other attractions lack. Its placement, presentation, mystery and historical education create an experience unlike anything else in the region. (more…)

Why Snowdon? – Part 2

Posted by on Sep 6, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Why Snowdon? – Part 2

Why Snowdon? – Part 2

As you might imagine with a mountain, especially with one as big as Snowdon, those who love rock climbing are going to be flocking to get vertical. The Snowdon massif (which is a collection of mountain ranges in Snowdonia) is home to many a cliff face for death defying mountaineers. (more…)

Why Snowdon? – Part 1

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Why Snowdon? – Part 1

With a height of over one thousand metres above sea level, the huge rock formation known as Snowdon is the largest mountain in Wales and in fact the British Isles. Formed by volcanic ruptures in the Paleozoic era around 485 million years ago, this gargantuan mountain sits proudly atop a beautiful landscape of green hills and wet lakes. (more…)

The Music of Wales

Posted by on Jul 22, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on The Music of Wales

The Music of Wales

There is no doubt that music is part of the Welsh identity. Any national occasion not only has the crowd passionately singing the national anthem but will also see many people turning up early to sing along with a choir, or a group, that has been invited as the pre event warm up. (more…)

The Cuisine of Wales

Posted by on Jul 10, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on The Cuisine of Wales

The Cuisine of Wales

Wales is a rich agricultural country. The country has lowland areas near the coastline that had rivers depositing rich alluvium that has resulted in strong soils. Farming in the country is helped by being exposed to the region’s maritime climate that means that crops can grow for long periods and there is never any shortage of rainfall. (more…)