Wales Coast Path – Kenfig circular

It was off to pastures new this weekend, or more specifically to Kenfig where Harri had loosely planned a level, circular walk close to the coast. We parked (free of charge) at Kenfig National Nature Reserve, where the visitor centre … Continued

Wales Coast Path – Ogmore circular

It’s hard to remember a time when the Welsh landscape looked more parched and this week’s circular route from Ogmore only served to remind us how many crops must have been lost this summer due to the lack of rain. … Continued

Wales Coast Path – Cosmeston Lakes circular

Another scorcher of a Sunday, and Harri had plotted a circular seaside route from Cosmeston Lakes Country Park, where there’s oodles of free parking. This wonderful oasis of tranquillity near Penarth has long featured in my family’s life. I remember taking my … Continued

South Wales – Barry Island to Llantwit Major

It’s always nice when your birthday falls on the weekend as weekday birthdays generally mean postponing the celebrations for a few days. With an unfavourable weather forecast persuading us to abandon our original plans (a few nights on Gower) earlier … Continued