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May 13, 2011 - St Davids and a surprise tractor trip

We begin our day at St Davids. This is the smallest city in Britain – classified as a city purely because of the presence of a cathedral. We have a brief look through, have lunch and then set off on another ramble. This is the only way we get to see the coastline. We have to make our way along small paths cutting through gorse and other vegetation and they are a little more precarious than yesterday. Still the scenery is wonderful and we come across the usual herd of horses on the top of the cliffs. Three hours later we make it back to...

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May 12, 2011 - A ramble through the countryside

Begin our day with a visit to the Welsh National Botanical Gardens. Large heavy black clouds and a sprinkle of rain however not enough to bother us. A large glasshouse containing about five sections representing various countries. The focus is on the Mediterranean climate and Australia’s display is on Western Australia. A lovely way to spend the morning. We lunch and then travel south to the Pembroke coast – our target Stackpole. Here we embark on our first ‘ramble’. We set off with our book on walks in Great Britain and try to navigate our...

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