Beddgelert, Gwynned, Wales


Wales, and Snowdonia in particular, have been favourite destinations since I was a 10-year-old lad into skateboarding, going to cub scouts and reading the Beano comic. Wales still has the power to draw me out of Yorkshire all these years on. Our latest Wales venture took us to a campsite called Cae Du on the edge of Beddgelert, a small village in the Snowdonia area. … Continue reading Beddgelert, Gwynned, Wales

Our Bongo in the Huddersfield Examiner


Our 2012 trip round Europe in our trusty Mazda Bongo Friendee has just received a mention in the Huddersfield Examiner, our local newspaper. I emailed the paper after reading about Examiner writer Denis Kilcommons’ attempt to drive round Europe in an old VW van which, in his words, blew up. Link here: http://www.examiner.co.uk/lifestyle/lifestyle-opinion/denis-kilcommons-imminent-demise-campervan-6120331 Continue reading Our Bongo in the Huddersfield Examiner