With the Easter bank holiday starting right about now, as people leave work for four glorious days of respite, many people will be heading off on holiday.
The break will also inspire people to look into booking breaks for later in the year.
With that in mind we thought it was about time we gave people some help picking their destination for the summer.
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There’s not long now until The Tour of Pembrokeshire takes place on Saturday, April 26 with riders leaving Oriel y Parc, St Davids between 7am and 9am, just 15 minutes from our Porthgain holiday cottages. They will return to expectant supporters at The Grove Hotel, St Davids, from noon onwards, and with the weather looking to be on the side of those involved it’s sure to be a fantastic day!
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Abersoch – A fabulous destination at any time of the year
Enjoy year round breaks in Abersoch holiday cottages and experience Abersoch’s multifaceted personality. Peel back the layers of this popular village seaside resort and see just how much it has to offer. Lying at the south eastern end of the Lleyn Peninsula with sweeping views across Cardigan Bay towards Snowdonia, sophisticated little Abersoch can turn from a picture postcard, peaceful haven into a thronging mass of noise, colour and excitement and back again before you have had time to blink.
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A UFO has been spotted in Pembrokeshire.
The unidentified flying object was reportedly seen in the skies above Woodstock, in the middle of the county, before heading off towards our Newgale holiday cottages and the sea.
The UFO was spotted by a 26-year-old Elyse O’Neill from Wallis, near Woodstock, who is convinced she saw an extra-terrestrial craft on Tuesday morning.
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Wild and remote with rugged beauty, Bardsey, ‘Island of 20,000 saints’ has attracted visitors for centuries. Saint Cadfan built a monastery in 516 beginning its importance as a religious site. During Medieval times it was a major centre of pilgrimage and although the buidings were eventually destroyed by Henry VIII in 1537 this special island continues to attract pilgrims, artists, writers, musicians and naturalists.
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Enjoy a cuppa in Criccieth
The thriving seaside town of Criccieth is well used to looking after visitors. Two Blue Flag beaches separated by a hillside upon which stand the impressive ruins of Criccieth Castle and warm Welsh hospitality have drawn folk for many years. If you have chosen from a selection of Criccieth holiday cottages do visit. There are several places where you can get a good cup of tea, fresh coffee and delicious homemade cakes. Bon appetit.
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Looking for something exciting to do with the family while staying in holiday cottages North Wales then look no further! You can enjoy the world premiere UK & Ireland tour of The Little Mermaid, a popular children’s story on screen and book but now on stage too!
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With the Easter holidays and summer holidays under way and not too far away Wales is certain to have a major fill of excited families who will be booking up their trips to our Brecon Beacons holiday cottages, Wye Valley holiday cottages, amongst other fantastic destinations across the country.
If you are one of the fortunate families paying a visit to our treasured Brecon Beacons National Park then why not do a bit of swatting up on the place before you go?
Here are 12 top facts about Brecon Beacons National Park.
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Quality Cottages opens a new satellite office in St Davids
Quality Cottages opens it’s new satellite office in St Davids today 11th April 2014. You are cordially invited.
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The atmospheric ruins of Bishops Palace St Davids
The Bishop’s Palace in St Davids is an atmospheric ruined Medieval palace beside St Davids Cathedral.
Visitors staying in St Davids holiday cottages can visit any day throughout the year. Dogs on leads are welcome too.
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