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I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here Moves to North Wales

Posted on 24 Sep 2020

The popular ITV show ‘I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here’ is moving its location, from down in the insect-infested Australian jungle to the spooky Grade I listed castle in Abergele, North Wales. The show is set to start mid-November and will showcase Gwrych Castle’s amazing grounds, with...

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Easter Activities 2020 in North Wales

Posted on 18 Mar 2020

  Easter is a great excuse to get the family round and spend some quality time together. Whether you like going for a leisurely stroll or eating lots of chocolate eggs (or both) there is something for you and the kids to enjoy.  If you’re close to Caernarfon, it’s...

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2020 – The Year of the Outdoors

Posted on 20 Jan 2020

Visit Wales has announced 2020 as being the ‘Year of the Outdoors’. This theme, promoting the valuable tourism in Wales, aims to focus on the exceptional outdoor activities, environment, and wellbeing associated with the country.   The Year of the Outdoors 2020 follows last years ‘Year of the Discovery’....

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Christmas Markets in North Wales 2019

Posted on 4 Dec 2019

There is nothing more festive than a fairy tale Christmas Market experience, so get your winter warmers on and head down to the dozens of markets and events taking place in North Wales. You’ll be pleased to know the Christmas Special at Gypsy Wood Park in Caernarfon is only...

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Top 5 Things to do in Snowdonia

Posted on 23 Oct 2019

Snowdon Snowdonia’s vast mountains, gorgeous lakes, free flowing rivers, sheer cliffs, verdant forests, lush green meadows and blissful valleys make some of the most scenic views in all of Wales (and arguably the UK). You must know of this one. The highest mountain in Wales (higher than any in...

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Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways Victorian Weekend: October 4th-6th

Posted on 20 Sep 2019

The oldest railway company in the world still operating trains, the Ffestiniog Railway know a little bit about making journey’s special. As a living museum, running passenger trains since Victorian times; with many of the older vehicles being lovingly preserved. The upcoming Victorian Weekend is the best way to...

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Posted on 20 May 2019

Zip Roc Festival is a music festival which will be held on the 15th of June, and for its second year, thе festival will bе hеld at Penrhyn Quarry, just a short drive from the Black Boy Inn Hotel in Caernarfon.  The fеѕtіvаl will ѕее a fundraiser given tо...

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Things to do over the Easter Holiday’s in Caernarfon

Posted on 2 Apr 2019

Why not visit Caernarfon this Easter where there are plenty of places events you wouldn’t want to miss! If its history you’re after Caernarfon Castle has it. Caernarfon Castle, a World Heritage Site from 11th century, is one of the most impressive castles in Wales. For World Heritage Day,...

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5 Reasons to Celebrate Your Welshness

Posted on 1 Mar 2019

A Proud History Reminders of our proud history can be found all around Wales; from the ruined castles used to fight wars and protect our land, to the slate mining caverns that were the lifeblood of our towns and the imposing Mt Snowdon that still holds the love and...

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Discover the Secrets of Caernarfon – 6 Little Known Locations

Posted on 6 Feb 2019

A TOWN OF MANY SECRETS Caernarfon town is an ancient fortress of hidden secrets and backstreets of marvellous little curiosity shops and parlour cafes and restaurants, all surrounded by towering medieval stone walls. However while the castle gets the lion’s share of attention from tourists and visitors, there are...

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