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Llyn y Fan Fach – a walk in the clouds

Llyn y Fan Fach

After an interesting drive down some very narrow lanes and unmade roads you eventually come to the parking spot for the climb to this lake. We arrived on a misty, low cloud, day. Parked up and then started the 1.5 mile trek to the top. It’s a good steep climb but there are many things
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Waterfalls of Wales

Waterfalls of Wales

Nowhere else within Wales is there such a richness and diversity of waterfalls within such a small area as can be found in the Vale of Neath. The abundance of them has led to the region becoming known as the “Waterfall Country”. Cool in summer, sculptural in winter, wreathed in myths and fringed with ferns,
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Going out of my mine..

Dinas Silica Mine

well you would do…holidaying with my family! After a night of torrential non-stop rain the morning did not look like it was going to improve!…so with that in mind we decided to go underground – Dinas Silica Mine! After a small trek up the side of a mountain, being passed on the way by two
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Those magnificent men….

Paragliding over Rhossili Bay

…in their flying machines! After a pleasant morning spent cliff hopping around the Worms Head by Rhossili Bay I saw these guys jumping off the hill above the beach. So…one long climb up another hill (Wales is just covered with them) I nestled down in the heather to take some action shots of these paragliders.

Melincourt Falls

Long exposure to the falls

They say you should always explore what is on your doorstep! Sadly left this to the last day of our holiday in Wales to explore! Melincourt Falls – Nestled in a tiny valley this place is like a little lost world! You can hear the falls as you walk up the track besides the river.
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