"A few nights in Wales" Wales by amandajayne81

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Three nights in Abergavenny

Our time in Wales was only ever meant to be 1 night on the way from England to catching the ferry to Ireland but we had to change plans and have three nights. Thank goodness for this as they were 3 of the best nights on our trip and one of the places I would definitely return to and stay for much longer. The scenery was just so beautiful and from what I have heard the southern parts have nothing compared to the beauty up in the north.

Our stay was in late September and the weather was just beautiful.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Peaceful, gorgeous scenery
  • Cons:The narrow little roads!
  • In a nutshell:If I ever get kicked out of Australia this is where I will move to!
  • Last visit to Wales: Sep 2008
  • Intro Written Nov 1, 2008
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  • mustertal's Profile Photo
    Oct 11, 2011 at 9:38 AM

    Great pages, we often go to Cardiff via the Heads of the Valley road, but never stop to look.

  • balhannah's Profile Photo
    Jan 26, 2011 at 5:01 PM

    Glad I found this page, it is lovely! Those old bridges are appealing, I especially like the ones where you get the nice reflection photo's.

  • HORSCHECK's Profile Photo
    Jan 23, 2011 at 5:08 AM

    Amanda, gorgeous page about Wales. I visited the country twice by myself, but must admit that you have been to many places I haven't even heard about. :-)

  • ranger49's Profile Photo
    Nov 20, 2010 at 4:27 AM

    So glad you enjoyed my adopted country, specially "my" town My house looks out on the mountain in the Castle car park picture but is a bit nearer that dreaded double round about! Thanks for leading me to history of Brynhonddu too!

  • Jim_Eliason's Profile Photo
    Oct 4, 2010 at 8:25 PM

    Great page Amanda!

  • glabah's Profile Photo
    May 10, 2010 at 1:11 PM

    Thanks for the birthday wishes. I see you are planning a trip to my part of the world. Hope you have a good time here.

  • BillNJ's Profile Photo
    Dec 11, 2009 at 9:17 PM

    Nice page on Wales. It looks like your B&B was a great find. Wales must be a grand place. After all, it is the home of one of the best entertainers of all time -- Tom Jones! Cheers, Bill

  • mvtouring's Profile Photo
    Oct 27, 2009 at 1:44 PM

    A country I still need to visit. Thanks for the fantastic info ;-)

  • himalia11's Profile Photo
    Dec 6, 2008 at 7:47 AM

    Nice page, I know so little about Wales!

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