We are on our way

13/09/18 – 10/10/18 Barmouth to Mold After finishing work we have a couple of days organising the van mot and service, this is done in Harlech and as we have 3 hours to kill we go up into Harlech for a soggy walk, yep raining again. Only so much rain two people and two furry…

I see travel on the horizon

21/05/18 – 12/09/18 Well a wonderful season at Trawsdir with lots of lovely people popping in to see us. and visiting places old and new, stunning Snowdon Nantcol waterfall and trail Fairbourne on the ferry and train And of course Potmadog, Cricceith, Harlech and Marshalling at Dolgellau Cadair Idris run and beautiful Barmouth. It will…

It’s countdown time !

Monday 14/05/18 – Sunday 20/05/18 Well we have a week before we start work so time to head towards Barmouth, stop in to see Mal and Sue at Tyn y Mur Campsite, Abersoch for a cuppa, catch-up and a look round. Beautiful site and views Then it’s onto trawsdir to set up and get our…

Snowdon and Hellsmouth

Saturday 12/05/18 – Sunday 13/05/18 After our goodbye to Catherine it’s goodbye to Beaumaris Next stop Snowdonia, stop to look at the scenery along the way, well no I tell a lie, I spotted a Mr Whippy van and it was like a blast from the past, it just had to be done with red…

Back to Wales

30/04/18 – 09/05/18 Well what a wonderful week we have had visiting friends and relatives, eating out at numerous places and just enjoying being here, the weather has gone from freezing with hats and coats on to boiling. Chilling up at Moel Famau   Watching a microlight take off and land   Walking up Moel…

Home and away

16/01/18 – 24/01/18 – Lovely brisk walk up Moel Famau, translation is “hill of the mother’s” (something I have only just found out !) and is the highest mountain within the Clwydian Range, on the boundary between Denbighshire and Flintshire in Wales.     Well plenty of visiting back in Mold including this funny, gorgeous gang…

I like to move it, move it

09/01/18 – 15/01/18 Well it’s all go literally in the Howells/Halfpenny household, time to roll up our sleeves and get painting !!!!! WHAT, yes only 5 rooms to do Dave paints al a Aussie style Well what a team between us all the painting is done, next the removal men turn up. I recognize those…

Nearly there now

04/12/17 – Last day before our flight to Dubai, stayed in Chester Roodee last night, first meal in the van, then up to Pentre Halkyn for a last walk with the dogs. Boo hoo Where we went to Bettisfield for a lovely walk, with Yvonne, Phil, Lexie and Jack Great walk by the estuary, but…

The end is here

29/11/17 – Well yesterday was our last working day in Hendre Mynach, said goodbye to Mal and Sue who left last week and are also going to pastures new and had a lovely Christmas meal at Bermo Bistro with all the gang. Yum, yum. The van is now near as dam finished the seat finally…