Tag Archive: wales

World Alternative Games Begin with Man vs Horse!

The season for the wackiest sporting event in the country is almost upon us! Forget London, Sochi and Brazil – if you really want to be entertained by top-class athletes putting their bodies… Continue reading

Traditional Quilts by DeAnne Hartwell-Jones Exhibited at the National Wool Museum

A collection of quilts stitched entirely by hand by DeAnne Hartwell-Jones will be exhibited, with free entry, at the National Wool Museum, Dre-fach Felindre in West Wales, from 1 April 2014 until 30… Continue reading

Wales’ Top Alternative Safari

Imagine yourself exploring a wild and deserted terrain from the comfort of a Landrover, peering out through the glass in silence, camera at the ready, desperate to catch a glimpse of a rare and… Continue reading

Stepping into September

If you’re a long term planner this is perfect for you… STEPtember 2014 includes 17 communities that are either located in the Cambrian Mountains or are close enough to afford great views of… Continue reading

Brandy House Farm Wins Best Breakfast in Wales!

Porridge with a bit of honey, syrup, sometimes even cream (like Dad does it) or  blueberries for a twist? Crispy bacon nestled between two chunks of bread; granary or white, we don’t care… Continue reading

5 Ways to Avoid Blue Monday in the Cambrian Mountains

Blue Monday is well-known as the most depressing day of the year but here are some ways that you can avoid the dip whilst spending some time in the Cambrian Mountains. 5. Join… Continue reading

Christmas creativity at the Elan Valley this weekend

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water is getting into the festive spirit this weekend by holding a tree decorations workshop at its Elan Valley Visitor Centre. On Sunday 8th December, craft lovers are invited to… Continue reading

#WalkWednesday… A Halloween Special

In time for #Halloween, this week’s #WalkWednesday takes us to the spooky Devil’s Bridge for dramatic river views and stunning scenery in the heart of the #CambrianMountains Begin: from Devil’s Bridge Steam Railway car… Continue reading

#WalkWednesday – Hafod Estate

The Cambrian Mountains is a wonderful area for walks but where do you start? For #WalkWednesday, grab your boots and get outside with this one in from Rebecca Cohen from Nanteos.  It’s not… Continue reading