Back in Wales: Monmouthshire Canal and Cwmcarn Forest

It’s been hard settling back into ‘normal’ life after our winter-evading three-month spell in the Algarve, not least because it’s so damp here. While it’s wonderful to spend time with my family again – and catch up with friends – I make … Continued

O Fôn i Fynwy – Day 11 (Barmouth to Abergynolwyn )

After a good night’s sleep, the world always feels like a better place. When we left the Crystal Palace just after 10am, it felt like we were stepping out on a different planet. Overnight Barmouth had transformed itself into a tropical … Continued

O Fôn i Fynwy – Day 9 (Beddgelert to Penrhyndeudraeth)

Can there be anything more depressing than to meandering home under clear, starlit skies and wake the following morning to grey clouds, gusting winds and heavy rain? We’d slept remarkably well… perhaps, in part, thanks to the copious amounts of … Continued