Category Archives: Brecon Beacons

Summer Grills On The Terrace at Gliffaes Hotel-27th and 28th May

We have a passion for outdoor dining and BBQs at Gliffaes because our spectacular situation and sunny terrace lends itself so well to lunch outside (it could also have something to with the fact that I grew up in South … Continue reading

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Top ten things to do on your visit to Hay Festival 2018

The world-renowned Hay Festival takes place in the small Welsh Town of Hay-on-Wye on the edge of the Brecon Beacons each year. The literary event attracts novelists, poets, scientists, musicians and comedians who congregate to celebrate great writing, music and comedy. This year’s festival runs from … Continue reading

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Ideas for a fun packed Bank Holiday in the Brecon Beacons

If you’re stuck for ideas on what to do this Bank Holiday then don’t panic! The Brecon Beacons has plenty of things to see and do to keep the whole family entertained! Here our are top 10 ideas… One: Discover … Continue reading

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Down to the Sea

To embrace the Year of The Sea in Wales this year, the Brecon Beacons National Park have created a series of walks and animations highlighting our beautiful canal and surrounding area. Explore canal wharf and the watton lime kilns in … Continue reading

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How the Brecon Beacons inspired Tolkiens Novel: The Lord of the Rings

J R. R. Tolkien, is believed to have been inspired by the beautiful landscape of the Brecon Beacons National Park, to base his epic novel The Lord of the Rings. Middle Earth Maps have even re-imagined and redrawn our National Park in … Continue reading

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The Brecon Beacons National Park at Easter

Spring’s a great time to be in in the Brecon Beacons, winter is over the beautiful daffs are out, the birds are singing, the spring lambs are frolicking in our fields and everyone is generally in a good mood. The Easter holidays have … Continue reading

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Our Top Five Family Easter Egg Hunts

Here is our top 5 Easter Egg Hunt events happening over the Easter weekend in the Brecon Beacons: Felin Fach Griffin Easter Egg Hunt Join us on Easter Saturday for our annual Easter Egg hunt. 10.30am start, weather depending. Egg hunting, Easter … Continue reading

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