Category: Things to see

Slate is great! Ways to explore Snowdonia’s slate heritage

In our regular monthly blog series, writer and hiker Phil Thomas shares the trade secrets of his passion: the Great Outdoors. He lives in North Wales and spends most of his spare time writing or walking in the hills with his girlfriend and their crazy Patterdale terriers. Until recently, the slate mines and quarries of Snowdonia and North Wales… Read more »

Discover… Llanberis ‘Snowdon’s village’

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people make the journey to Llanberis, with a trip up Wales’ epic peak, Snowdon, at the top of the agenda. But this charming community isn’t just about Wales’ highest mountain (though, it may be rather difficult to ignore!). In fact, you could easily spend an entire day enjoying the… Read more »