A very brief history of Portmeirion Village

A very brief history of Portmeirion Village

Clough Williams-Ellis, Portmeirion’s creator, was born in 1883 and built Portmeirion Village in two phases: between 1925 and 1939, and from 1954 to 1976. The following is a very brief history of the Italianate village which is beloved by local people and visitors from all over the world.

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Ten things to do in and around Tywyn

Ten things to do in and around Tywyn

Tywyn is a seaside town in Snowdonia, popular as a holiday resort and a great base for exploring the southern reaches of the region. Here are ten things to see and do when you visit Tywyn.

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School holiday events in Snowdonia, summer 2015

School holiday events in Snowdonia, summer 2015

Snowdonia is jam-packed with attractions and activities. And in the summer, the region has loads of great events for all the family, too! So if you’re visiting Snowdonia during the school holidays with the family this summer, there’s plenty to look forward to…

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All Aboard The Good Ship Snowdonia!

All Aboard The Good Ship Snowdonia!

With a yo-ho-ho and a bottle of rum, welcome aboard the Good Ship Snowdonia! Leave the landlubbers at home and explore Snowdonia’s aquatic attractions: from surfing to angling, wakeboarding to white water rafting, you might be surprised at how much watery fun you can have in Snowdonia!

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The Snowdonia Pick ‘n’ Mix DIY Triathlon

The Snowdonia Pick ‘n’ Mix DIY Triathlon

If the very thought of taking part in a real triathlon leaves you breathless but you’d like to take part in a fun (and less strenuous) alternative, you could always get together with some friends and create your own. Here’s how to do just that, in Snowdonia.

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