Wales has continued to break more records, after it was announced that 110 parks and green spaces across the country have received the Green Flag Award – an achievement given to areas of outstanding quality.
Bodlondeb Recreation Ground, Conwy
These parks and green spaces play an important role in communities, and are fantastic places to visit and relax. Continue reading “Wales leads the way with award winning parks” »
There are a host of ways in which you can take in the sights and sounds of the beautiful Welsh countryside and everything that resides there, including the spectacular wildlife. But there aren’t many better ways to enjoy it than by spending the day exploring the amazingly well-maintained National Parks.
Continue reading “Enjoy National Parks Week with us in Wales, won’t you?” »
Aquaphobia Boat Trips explore the wildlife of Ramsey island
Quality Cottages guests can get 20% off tickets for Aquaphobia boat trips. For further information … Continue reading “20% off Aquaphobia Boat Trips for Quality Cottages guests” »
Dogs are one of our nation’s great loves, though many people may not know that Wales has a few dog breeds which it can claim title to. A number of these are especially rare, meaning that they are little-known, but are still important to the history and culture of Wales. Read on to find out more about these special breeds which make us proud to be Welsh:
Continue reading “5 dog breeds which call Wales their home” »
Long distance walker Nigel Smith has walked the Wales Coast Path twice!
Nigel Smith made an extraordinary life choice 11 years ago. After a career in the army he sold his house and his car and began walking. Continue reading “Nigel Smith is an ex soldier on an extraordinary mission” »
With so much to do in Wales for the whole family, we have decided to take a lot at some of the places you may wish to visit whilst staying in one of our West Wales holiday cottages
that will appeal to the whole family!
Continue reading “Family days out in West Wales” »
If you are a fan of cider and craft beer, then you are certainly in for a treat this summer, as a new festival will make its way to Cardiff over the August Bank holiday.
The Cardiff Brewfest will see 25 brewers from all across Britain attending the three day festival, and showcasing their wares. Continue reading “New craft beer festival coming to Wales this summer” »
Pont Briwet, a brand new road and rail bridge with foot and cycle path near Big House
Great news! The new Pont Briwet road and rail bridge near Penrhyndeudraeth and Harlech is open. It replaces a fragile Grade II listed wooden viaduct and private toll road making access safer, easier, faster and its free. In addition a new cycle trail and foot path now link with the Cycle Route 8 and the Wales Coast Path. Continue reading “It’s a win win, win win situation at Big House near Harlech” »
Benllech Beach in Red Wharf Bay
Seaside, sand, beach shop, ice-cream, fish & chips. Benllech has all the ingredients for a great family beach holiday. Continue reading “Enjoy a family holiday near Benllech beach” »