Category Archives: Outdoors

Mother’s Day Ideas from the Brecon Beacons

Mother’s Day is coming soon, and the tried and true flowers with breakfast in bed is getting a bit worn out. Here are some more adventurous options for mum: 1. Forage for wild garlic and learn to cook with it … Continue reading

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St. David’s Day – Celebrate All Things Welsh!

The day to celebrate everything Welsh, St. David’s Day, is just around the corner. Parades, entertainment, daffodils, and folk costumes! But there are other ways to celebrate by loving your environment and appreciating the Welsh land right in front of … Continue reading

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Outdoor Festivals – What to Look Forward to This Year!

There are so many fantastic sport festivals in our national park and it all kicks off this month! Here are some dates for your diary…  28th Feb – 8th March – Crickhowell Walking Festival The national park’s first walking festival of … Continue reading

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National Tourism Awards for our National Park!

The National Tourism Awards for Wales 2015 have announced the nominations, and we’re extremely proud to be featured in several categories! The awards showcase the very best in Welsh tourism from the best places to stay and eat, to Wales’ … Continue reading

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Favourite Winter Walks – by the locals!

We love the winter season for walks! Crisp mornings, clear skies and maybe even a bit of snow… Here are some of the best walks in the area suggested by local walkers. Thanks for all your suggestions! . WALK 1: Glynmeddig The walks … Continue reading

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Winter breaks, news & offers!

Lasswade Country House, Llanwrtyd Wells, is opening a new restaurant this winter in their conservatory with its stunning panoramic views. We are very excited to see their new Restaurant “The Glass House”! Lasswade Country House already have 2 A.A. Food Rosettes with their … Continue reading

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Top Award for Gliffaes Hotel!

Gliffaes Country House Hotel has been honoured with an award from the only truly independent hotel guide in the UK. The Good Hotel Guide has given their Editor’s Choice Award to Gliffaes as Fishing Hotel of the year for 2015!  … Continue reading

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