Category Archives: Local Information

Llanrwst’s Secret History – Medieval Trading Post and Independant Town-Nation

The rural town of Llanrwst is a classic welsh settlement, complete with medieval pubs. Located in the heart of the Conwy Valley, It was named for the 5th,6th century patron, Saint Grwst. Historically, Llanrwst was famed for its wool trade, … Continue reading

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Super Furry Animals set to play Venue Cymru

Wales rockers Super Furry Animals are heading to Llandudno. Lead by multi-instrumentalist Gruff Rhys, this world class act has just finished serving Festival Number Six in Porthmerion a hot slice of Welsh Rock and Roll. The concert takes place on … Continue reading

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Music at Festival Number 6

It’s three days of music in the world famous location of Porthmerion, an exquisite lovingly constructed Italian style tourist village. There’s art displays, bands of varying sizes, talks, ballet, parades and much more. Kicking off on August 31 and running … Continue reading

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Three Peaks Challenge

The United Kingdom is vastly famed for its many mountain ranges and majestic countryside. Mainland Britannia has 3 separate nations, Wales England and Scotland. There are many mountain ranges in each of these, but 3 titans stand head and shoulders … Continue reading

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Glass Butter Beach Festival “Only have a few tickets left”

With what’s been hailed as North Wales’ premiere beach festival, it’s no surprise that the festival is set to completely sell out with the last few tier 3 tickets left. Running from 19-21 August it’s set to be a weekend to … Continue reading

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Dragon lands in Beaumaris Castle

As a dragon makes a grand tour of Wales, it stops off at the mighty fortress of Beaumaris! Having already raized Flint Castle to the ground (not really, but it was installed there previously), A great Welsh Dragon is currently … Continue reading

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Wales Coastal Path

Wales’ vast ocean border goes on and on, it could almost be an island if it wasn’t for its eastern England-attatched edge. As such, Wales is blessed with stretches of seaside distances, sandy shores dotted with blue-flag beaches and tumbling … Continue reading

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Corwen Walking Festival

This will take place over the Weekend of the 3rd and 4th of September will involve a great number of walks from the town of Corwen to suit all different levels of hiking. From complete beginners to experienced trekkers, you’ll … Continue reading

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Caernarfon’s History

Caernarfon is an ancient town steeped in a rich and storied history. However, people passing through often miss learning about the vast antiquity the town bares. Not many British towns can say that they have been inhabited without pause since … Continue reading

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Catch the Perseid Meteor Shower light up the skies of North Wales

  Astonomical Event of the year! Fans of the night skies will be delighted to hear that one of the year’s biggest and most amazing meteor showers is set to light up your nights. The Perseid meteor shower is one … Continue reading

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