Let’s all go on a fossil hunt…

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An ammonite fossil

You don’t have to be a paleontologist to experience the satisfaction of finding fossils. You don’t have to travel far either. Lavernock Beach near Cardiff is rich with them. It is quite common to uncover fossilised sea shells and ammonites there. Continue reading “Let’s all go on a fossil hunt…” »

Pioneering robots deployed to observe wildlife off Pembrokeshire coast

A pair of state-of-the-art robots have begun their expedition to capture images of the wildlife living off the coast of Pembrokeshire.
Pembrokeshire near our coastal cottages, where robots are observing wildlife The project has been labelled as a new era in marine research, and is being run as a partnership between the wildlife charity WWF and the National Oceanography Centre.
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Going to ground in St Davids doesn’t get better than this

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Foxhole Cottage St Davids

Families, friends sharing, couples or retirees would love going to ground in this ‘foxhole’ at any time of the year. Foxhole Cottage in the heart of St Davids, Britain’s smallest city, is a truly comfortable home. It is spacious, warm and well equipped with wifi and a charming country garden.
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Foxhole Cottage is a traditional terraced cottage in the heart of St Davids

It is perfectly possible to park your car and leave it for a whole week. St Davids’ shops, galleries, cafes, pubs, restaurants and magnificent Cathedral are all within easy strolling distance. The Pembrokeshire Coast Path too is nearby and an invigorating 2 mile walk with breathtaking views will lead you to Whitesands Bay one of Pembrokeshire’s most stunning beaches.
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Pembrokeshire has a dedicated coastal bus service

Dedicated coastal buses call in to St Davids regularly. The Celtic Coaster will pick you up and drop you off at Whitesands and do the same in reverse. The Puffin Shuttle goes to and returns from Marloes Beach stopping off at coves and beaches along the way and the Strumble Shuttle wends its way along the coast to and from Fishguard.
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Whitesands Beach

For further details of this comfortable pet and family friendly Pembrokeshire holiday cottage with wifi and accommodation for 5 click on Foxhole Cottage.

Watch the videos showcasing the change 125 years has had on historic Wales’ castles

If you are a keen visitor to Wales, its extensive history, or you enjoy looking back at how things used to be ‘back in the day’, then you’ll certainly appreciate this amazing series of videos pieced together to highlight the changes some of Wales’ historic sites have gone through.

Beaumaris Castle in all its splendour on a sunny day near our Beaumaris holiday cottages.

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Walk on Water in Saundersfoot Pembrokeshire

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Service with a smile in Walk on Water in Saundersfoot

A bad day at the beach is better than a good day at the office. Right? Walk on Water in Saundersfoot is a chic beach shop for cool dudes. Visitors staying in holiday cottages in Saundersfoot can drop in to get the latest stylish casual clothing perfect for coastal capers and days on the beach. Continue reading “Walk on Water in Saundersfoot Pembrokeshire” »

Helpful hints for capturing spectacular autumnal photographs

Next week marks the first week in September, and in the UK this means we officially welcome the autumn season back into our lives. You might not like the sound of that but with autumn comes some great opportunities to capture some stunning pictures.

A woman staying in our west Wales holiday cottages taking a photo of the landscape nearby Quality Cottages

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