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Elan Valley

Who knew how much there is to see in the #ElanValley – spectacular views and even a Roman hill fort! The WOTGA @WalesBestGuides  AGM weekend took in a tour of the dams in the informative company of two tenant farmers, as well as land agent and tour guide Edward Perkins. Lunch at the (16 drovers’ inn, The Triangle, Cwmdauddwr, included succulent lamb from one of our host farmers, Robert Lewis @Elan_Valley Our base @MetropoleHotel Llandrindod Wells has been upgraded  and offers (21 century … Read More...

Visit Swansea Bay

Good to see that tourism remains a priority with Swansea Council, despite a £22 million budget shortfall. A possible £6 billion investment if the city of culture bid #Swansea2021 indoor arena, Kilvey Hill cable car and the city deal come together was the main thrust of Councillor Robert Francis Davies’s address to Visit Swansea’s  Annual tourism stakeholder event. He stressed that the Swansea Bay Lagoon is ‘getting nearer’, with Swansea’s leader, Rob Stewart, due to meet the Environment … Read More...

From Wick to Wick

Great fun with guests booked into Ty Gwyneth last night. They wanted directions from Wick - only trouble is they were in Caithness 666 miles or 11 hours away! I was able to direct them to the local tourist hotspots as I made a film 'From Wick to Wick' for BBC back in the day. … Read More...