An Idiot at Home Day 5: A new pair of slippers

Sunset over Swansea Bay, a photo by TruPlaces on Flickr. There was always going to be one day. One day that meant we were going to be dragged around the dreaded shops. This was it. After an extended period of listening to the sea from my pillow, some TV watching, kids buzzing around your feet

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An Idiot at Home Day 3

Another wet wet day on holiday in Wales, but lovely waking up to the sound of the sea. Can he quite used to this, the boys want to move here! Mother and father in law joined us today, brought our bikes down so we can peddle along the prom outside Milkwood. In one direction, the

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Day 25 of 52 Days in Wales: Coasteering

coasteering Originally uploaded by localsurfer Invented in Wales by all accounts, in Pembrokeshire ’tis reckoned! Unfairly portrayed as being extreme (and the photo doesn’t help but see the video below!) and confused with tombstoning , truth is, with a good company, almost anyone can do this as long as you can swim. The last time

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Day 23 of 52 days in Wales: Porthgain

PORTHGAIN,PEMBROKESHIRE Originally uploaded by RATAEDL Probably my personal favourite this, tucked away in a harbour just north of St Davids. Has a wonderful authentic quality about it as a working harbour, a football pitch on the village green, an art gallery and 2 excellent restaurants. One road-in, one road-out, it’s slightly off the beaten track

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