"Big Bridge and Small Town" Menai Bridge by Balam
Menai Bridge Travel Guide: 5 reviews and 35 photos
Menai Bridge town only became known as Menai Bridge when Thomas Telford built his suspension Bridge over the menai Straits.
The town existed before the bridge under the name of Porthaethwy for many centuries and it still has a house in current use which dates from the 17th century (Cambria) . It is even very likely that a community has existed on the site since Roman times as it is the shortest crossing of the straits.
Just over to the Left side of the bridge you will see Church Island, We walked along the Belgian Promadade and over the... more travel advice
This is a nice looking pub in the middle of Menai Bridge, Sadly the spacious interior is a bit drab and uninteresting.... more travel advice
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