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5 Attractions to visit on the Llyn Peninsula at Holiday Home North Wales

The Llyn Peninsula is a beautiful part of the United Kingdom, and can be clearly identified as the ‘crooked finger’ heading out into the sea from Wales on a map. Here lies some of the most scenic and beautiful areas of the country, along with fantastic attractions and activities. Below are 5 ideas for things to see and do whilst staying at a holiday home North Wales. Plas Glyn-y-Weddw This dower house was built in 1856 for Lady Elizabeth Love Jones parry of the Madryn Estate and is now graded as a superb Victorian Gothic mansion, listed as a...

The different towns and villages of the Llŷn Peninsula

Llyn Peninsula is a unique area of North Wales that is known for its natural beauty, strong heritage and culture. On a map, you won’t miss it, as it is easily identified as the ‘crooked finger’ of land that points forcefully into the Irish Sea from Wales. The Llyn Peninsula has a distinct identity as a basic bastion of Celtic history and heritage and stronghold of Welsh culture and language and boasts some exceptional scenery and landscape. The region attracts many visitors each year, thanks to the wonderful selection of towns and villages, which we will here enlighten you...

Summer of Slate – North Wales National Slate Museum.

Llanberis National Slate museum are returning with their Summer of Slate event, which offers arts and craft to kids and adults alike with fun and creative workshops. The event is running from the 22nd of July to 30th of August. The museum has an Art Cart, in which you can decorate your very own piece of slate, co lour a geological timescale, and even try your hand at making interesting and arty patterns in the foundry’s sandpit. If you fancy a dress up, then you can get into costume in the quarrymen’s houses. All this is something to have a...

Take a trip into Llanberis

Llanberis is a wonderful town located on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park that was originally renowned for its slate quarrying industry. As the slate industry became less important, the town has naturally switched to tourism as its main industry – thanks to its beautiful environments, scenery, community, attractions and location upon other nearby towns. Known widely as the main town for accessing the fascinating mountain Snowdon, the town welcomes thousands of people every year who are giving themselves the challenge of walking up Snowdon. Aside from this obvious attraction, there are a number of other reasons people...

Things to do on the Llyn Peninsula

The Llyn Peninsula is one of Wales’ finest areas of outstanding natural beauty and offers the chance to escape the increasing hustle and bustle of modern day life, where the most dramatic landscape of the Llyn runs down into sweeping sandy beaches, hidden coves and rocky cliffs, along a charming and stunning coastline. Those that visit the Llyn Peninsula are never disappointed, as the raw number of attractions and activities are enough to give you a trip you will never forget. North Wales and Snowdonia are renowned for its exceptional holidays, so taking a trip into the area may...

Outdoor fun near Caernarfon Bay

North Wales is known worldwide for its stunning countryside and incredible mountains, people come from all over to enjoy its wonders, and there are countless natural activities to indulge your adventurous side in. Here are just a few of these! Menai Straits These straits are a popular water sports area which attracts kayakers, sailors, windsurfers and many more kinds of enthusiasts! If you are a seasoned professional then this is a great place to have a good long paddle. However if you are a beginner you can check out Plas Menai National Watersports Centre to give you a leg...