Wales is quietly becoming one of the leading food destinations in Britain. This little country has a long and fine tradition of farming, fishing, food production and cottage industries par excellence. From award winning foraged Pembrokeshire beach food sold at Harrods to acclaimed Conwy Mussels of North Wales and distinguished brands such as Penderyn Whisky, distilled in Mid Wales and sold all over the world. There are gourmet delights all over the country and celebratory festivals to match. Continue reading “School Pop Up Restaurants in Mid Wales” »
Visitors to our Newgale holiday cottages had plenty of opportunity to enjoy a tipple this August bank holiday weekend thanks to a huge beer festival which took place in nearby Haverfordwest.
More than 2,000 people visited the festival, which was held at Haverfordwest Castle this weekend.Continue reading “Haverfordwest beer festival is huge success” »
Ironman Wales is a challenging and spectacular triathalon event in which swimming, cycling and running races are hosted in the scenic county of Pembrokeshire, famous for its celebrated coastline, breathtaking beaches, splendid countryside and numerous castles.
Ironman Wales says
“The race has quickly gained a reputation with a challenging bike and run courses, but also for the enthusiasm of the local residents in hosting the event. The crowds have turned out huge numbers for the start of the race, on Tenby’s North Beach being one of the most iconic settings for an IRONMAN swim anywhere in the world”.
Even children get a look in. Ironkids Wales is held on Sat 13th Sept, a day before the adults event. The children’s ‘run only’ race is all about having fun and keeping healthy. Children from 3 to 14 years of age are eligible to take part, the youngsters to be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
You may be a competitor looking for some luxurious rest and relaxation after the event or an enthusiastic spectator looking for somewhere close by to stay so that you can go along and watch the fun. Click on Tenby and South Pembrokeshire holiday cottages for full details of holiday accommodation in the area.
Imagine dreamy holidays surrounded by luxuriant Welsh Borders countryside, bustling market towns, convivial country inns and excellent local produce. Continue reading “Dreamy holidays in the Welsh Borders” »
Giant footprints have appeared all over beaches in Pembrokeshire! No, it’s not the return of the dinosaurs but a creative approach by the Wales Coast App to encourage people to explore and enjoy the Welsh coast this summer. Continue reading “A unique Wales Coast Path app is now available” »