Month: March 2017

Secret Caernarfon: 5 places off the tourist trail you must visit

Secret Caernarfon

Caernarfon is one of the most popular destinations for visitors to North Wales and it’s not hard to see why. UNESCO World Heritage status, great shopping, an authentic Welsh feel and some great places to eat and drink, and you have all the makings of a memorable day out. But, look again, and you will… Read more »

Great little trains: narrow-gauge railways of Snowdonia

Narrow-gauge railways of Snowdonia

Rail travel… it’s romantic, isn’t it? Slowly chugging through glorious scenery, in no rush to get to your destination, meeting new people, seeng new things. But, in North Wales, trains served a higher purpose, helping shape our nation during the Industrial Revolution. And these are no ordinary trains. Built to serve like faithful packhorses, smaller… Read more »