Archive for the ‘Wales’ Category
New York, NY ā May 6, 2013 – When they walk along the Wales Coast Path, visitors do sometimes walk in the footsteps of the stars, from Halle Berry to Russell Crowe and Harry Potter to James Bond. Officially opened one year ago, on May 5, 2012, the Wales Coast Path -www.walescoastpath.gov.uk – has captured [...]
Richard Burton Trails in Wales & Yaleās āRichard Burton Diaries,ā āLiz & DickāāLifetime/Lohan Flick ā All Coming Soon
New York, NY ā October , 2012 ā Surrounded by the serene Welsh beauty of the Afan Forest Park, iconic Welsh actor, Richard Burton, has been honored with the 3-mile Richard Burton Trail that highlights the area in which this son of a Welsh miner was born; a second trail is due to open in [...]
New York, NY ā September 13, 2012 – In Wales paranormal phenomena abound ā not just at Halloweāen (Calan Gaeaf), but year āround. Bizarre and eerie events are par for the course at countless locations around Wales. Savor the supernatural: visit a haunted castle or holiday at a haunted cottage if you dare!
As the London 2012 Olympic Games start to wind down, athletes are already back training and gearing up for more competitions around the world. Britain’s Olympians have done very well on the podium this year, which may be thanks to the fantastic natural landscapes that make Britain like a natural gym.
Join In On an All-Day Celebration in Swansea, Wales, of Welsh Motherhood Honoring Dylan Thomasās Mam on the 130th Anniversary of Her Birth
New York, New York ā March 22, 2012 āA Welsh Mam is a dragon with a huge heart… a woman you could trust with your life: a woman of pride, high standards, love and fierce loyalty.ā So says Annie Haden doyenne of 5 Cwmdonkin Drive ā Dylan Thomasās lovingly-restored birthplace and home in Swansea, Wales.
New York, New York ā February 29, 2012 ā Wales is used to scoring goals, punching above its weight and generally running well ahead of the pack. True to its winning form, the tiny country is counting down to its kick off of the London 2012 Olympic Games. The earliest official Olympic football matches will [...]
On Thursday [March 1st] people of Welsh descent will be celebrating their saints day – St Davidās Day. Throughout Wales, and in other Welsh communities across the world there’ll be concerts, eisteddfodau (cultural festivals) and parades. It will also be time to take an annual look at the old family tree and wonder consider how [...]
New York, NY ā September 13, 2011 – In Wales paranormal phenomena abound ā not just at Halloweāen (Calan Gaeaf), but year āround. Bizarre and eerie events are par for the course at countless locations around Wales. Savor the supernatural: visit a haunted castle, holiday at a haunted inn or imbibe the psychic atmosphere as [...]
The Felin Uchaf Project, Wales: A Visionary, Land-Based Social Enterprise That is Inspiring, Enabling and Empowering Young People and Their Local Communities
There is an innovative project underway in Wales that is attracting young people from all over the world that are interested in learning time-honoured traditions for living and building. Since 2004 Felin Uchaf Project has been a charity that is transforming a traditional Welsh farmhouse and its surrounding land that had been redundant for decades [...]
Wales is in the spotlight as home to HRH Prince William of Wales, who has said: āIām very much looking forward to spending the first part of married life on Anglesey. ā¦both Kate and I absolutely adore it here.āĀ Now Canadian travelers can also see the very best of Wales and London with a new holiday [...]