Puffins on Skomer Island

May 16, 2012  •  Leave a Comment
Puffins look so adorable and cute. I've always wanted to have a close encounter with puffins so for the last two years I have visited Skomer Island off the Pembrokeshire coast in Wales. To get to see the puffins on Skomer Island, go to Martin's Haven to catch a boat for a short 15 - 20 minute boat ride to the puffin colony. Only 250 people are a...
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Llanstephan or Llansteffan

May 06, 2012  •  Leave a Comment
Llanstephan is situated on the western bank of the river Towy, opposite Ferryside and the nearest large town is Carmarthen just 8 miles up river. A long sandy beach with cockle beds takes you to Scott's Bay and Warley Point where the Towy, Taf and Gwendraith all pour into Carmarthen Bay. The name derives from the 6th century Saint Ystyffan/Steffan,...
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