A month ago our roving film maker, Polly visited The Dutch Pancake House which is set in the heart of the Conwy Water Gardens.
Polly watched two mouthwatering pancakes, one savoury, one sweet, being made in front of her eyes (or should we say camera) and then, to make all of us at the Quality Cottages office very jealous, she had the chance to sample them. Her verdict -
“Every bit as good as they look! The cherries were like sweet, tangy explosions” said Polly.
See Polly’s film How to make pancakes, Dutch Pancake House, Conwy Water Gardens
“The cherries were like sweet, tangy explosions” said Polly.
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The Conwy Honey Fair is a sweet time to book a Conwy Valley holiday cottage
They take their bees very seriously in Conwy. Conwy Honey Fair has been held within the town walls by Royal decree since Edward I reign more than 700 years ago. The right to hold the fair is in the town’s Royal Charter. Continue reading “You cannot bee serious!” »
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Llanddwyn Island once home to Wales’ Patron Saint of Lovers St Dwynwen
During November we have concentrated our focus on Anglesey. We have uncovered all sorts of fascinating things and made lots of new friends. It has been a pleasure to share our posts with you. Continue reading “A Flavour of Anglesey” »
Blue Teal a North Wales holiday cottage within sight and sound of the sea
Blue Teal is a fabulous holiday cottage overlooking Harlech’s magnificent sandy beach on the North Wales coast. Stunning panoramic views stretch across the bay to the Lleyn Peninsula. This comfortable holiday home is elegant and stylish yet family friendly with wifi and accommodation for 10. The large well tended garden is spread over several levels with ample room for alfresco dining within sight and sound of the sea. Continue reading “Blue Teal – within sight and sound of the sea” »
When you head to the coast of Anglesey for a vacation, heading to the shores and enjoying the wonderful coastline is a major attraction for visitors. So while you’re holidaying in your holiday cottages in Anglesey this weekend spare a thought for the six volunteers from the Trearddur Bay lifeboat crew.
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Romantic Porth Eilian Anglesey
Porth Eilian is a small Blue Flag awarded picturesque shingle and sandy cove on the north east coast of Anglesey near Amlwch and Llanelian. Perfect for romantic walks, rock pooling and beach combing. It is popular with watersports enthusiasts too. Dogs are welcome all year round.There are toilets and a small slipway for launching small pleasure boats. Continue reading “Romantic Porth Eilian Anglesey” »
Bronze statue of Dic Evans Moelfre Lifeboat Man and local hero
When you leave your Moelfre holiday cottages for a stroll along the seafront you will encounter an impressive bronze sculpture of the late Dic Evans gripping a sturdy helm as he gazes out to sea. Dic Evans was one of many local heroes who volunteered on the Moelfre Lifeboat. He came from a family of lifeboat men. His father William Evans, his uncle and both grandfathers were all volunteers.
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Newborough Beach and Llanddwyn Island on Anglesey offer fabulous stretches of golden sands
We have a few interesting statistics in Wales such as the ratio of pubs to chapels or people to sheep. In Anglesey we need to add beaches. 10 people to 30 sheep to 3 pubs to 2 chapels to 1 beach perhaps? Your guess is as good as mine. But I do know there are a lot of beaches on Anglesey.
Continue reading “Welcome to Anglesey Beaches No Shirts, No Shoes, No Problem!” »