Places

Zaanse Schans

Summer holidays are round the corner. Where to go? I used to visit the Netherlands very often, so I have a soft spot for this place. A very interesting country,…



Machynlleth (and Dyfi Furnace)

Machynlleth Whenever I was passing through Machynlleth on the way to North Wales, I kept promising myself that the following time I would make it my final travel destination, but somehow…


Easter

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St Patrick’s Chapel in Heysham

St. Patrick’s Day was on the 17th March, so it is a good moment to mention the remains of St. Patrick’s Chapel in Heysham, Lancashire (England). Yet, it is not…


Llansteffan Castle

An inconspicuous castle in the South of Wales, on the headland above the Tywi estuary. You have to leave your car at a nearby car park and the castle is…


St David

St David is the patron saint of Wales. His feast day falls on 1 March. On that day, children in schools in Wales usually dress in the traditional Welsh costumes,…