Who could resist a traditional Sunday roast?
If you could lift the roof off any home, restaurant, cafe or pub in Britain on a Sunday you could be sure a large majority would be serving traditional Sunday lunch. Continue reading “Ten tempting Sunday lunch venues in Mid Wales” »
Its beginning to feel a lot like Christmas
Here is a selection of festive events on this weekend in Wales that guests in Quality Cottages might enjoy. Continue reading “It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas.” »
Yes, it may only be the last week of November but Christmas is firmly on the horizon and it’s coming in fast. If you enjoy a classic Christmas dinner with a turkey and all the trimmings then you certainly aren’t alone. In keeping with the turkey theme we have decided to give an homage to this wonderful bird we enjoy so much with a host of facts related to the bird. Continue reading “Festive facts; 10 things you didn’t know about turkeys” »
Enjoy a delicious Sunday roast in North Wales
Traditional Sunday lunch with roast meat and roast potatoes, an assortment of fresh vegetables, gravy and all the trimmings is one of our great British classic dishes. Continue reading “A dozen delicious Sunday lunch venues in North Wales” »
Filled with over a hundred short essays and illustrated with over 400 imaginative photos, 100 o Olygfeydd Hynod Cymru (100 Striking Views of Wales) sets out to tell the stories of some of Wales’ most interesting and overlooked areas of landscape.
Continue reading “New book celebrates Welsh landscape” »
Parrog Beach House an elegant 19th century home full of character and charm
Parrog Beach House might just have been plucked from the cover of a Christmas card moments before drifts of sparkling snow were added. Continue reading “Christmas for 12 at Parrog Beach House” »
If we’re honest I think we would all love nothing more than to have that picturesque white landscape to look out over on Christmas morning as you draw back the curtains from the luxury of the Christmas cottages Wales
offer. There really is nothing quite as magical as seeing snowfall on Christmas day, but the question is, will Wales be graced with the white stuff on this special day?
Continue reading “Will Wales be graced with the delight of snow this Christmas?” »
Paddington Bear is in Wales Photo by Stephanie Smith Unique Handmade Furniture, Pembroke Dock
Paddington Bear is in Wales. It’s official! Look out for Quality Cottages photographers Sue Brindley and Polly Lovegrove who will be spending the next few weeks on location with Paddington Bear. Continue reading “Paddington Bear is in Wales” »
The handsome North Wales market town of Dolgellau lying along the Wnion River makes an ideal base from which to explore the stunning Snowdonia National Park. Continue reading “Dolgellau the gateway to southern Snowdonia” »
Menai Suspension Bridge
Menai Bridge, although small, is the third largest settlement on the Isle of Anglesey. The little town overlooks the Menai Strait and takes its new name from Thomas Telford’s iconic Menai Suspension Bridge which spans the scenic waterway between Menai Bridge and mainland Wales. The town’s original Welsh name is Porthaethwy.
Continue reading “Eating out in Menai Bridge Anglesey” »