O Fôn i Fynwy – Day 21 (Cwmdu to Llanthony)

The campsite at Cwmdu wasn’t exactly a mozzie-free zone but compared with the horrors of Dan yr Ogof it was absolutely blissful. Once again, we rolled up well after nine but on this occasion, after we’d put our tent up, we were able to … Continued

O Fôn i Fynwy – Day 16 (Pontrhydfendigaid to Rhandirmwyn)

Pontrhydfendigaid is one of those Welsh place names that we monoglots struggle to get our tongues around… thus many of us take the lead from locals who just call it Bont. I’ve rather warmed to Bont over the years. We’ve passed … Continued

O Fôn i Fynwy – Day 15 (Ponterwyd to Pontrhydfendigaid)

  We’re obviously getting the bug for long-distance hiking because over breakfast we started thinking about other routes we’d like to tackle in the future: perhaps an end to end through Madeira (a gorgeous island that makes Wales look flat) … Continued