Estuary Exploration // Anglesey

 

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This weekend I went to Anglesey, Wales, for a hen party weekend. The hen is one of my oldest friends – we’ve been buddies for 20 years. Guys… I’m old enough to have friends for 20 years plus. What?

Whilst I won’t share pictures of the lovely ladies who I have known for a long time/ just met I will share with you some lovely pictures of Anglesey – a place I don’t think I’ve been to since I was a child, if I have even been at all [I have a terrible memory] but will be going back to because the scenery is vast and amazing.

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The ‘cottage’ we stayed in [huge house] was right on an estuary which meant we got a good walk and good views. We were also blessed with a couple of ship wrecks!

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The house was cool but this place was creepy and behind a set of ‘ornate’ gates.

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Not only did we have the sea in view and walking distance but the garden and local area were beautiful, too. We stayed two nights and in those two nights I heard and saw more sheep than I have ever seen, possibly… I mean, that’s a bit of a statement considering my parents house where I grew up had fields behind that were filled with sheep but never mind that!

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It was the sort of trip which was short and sweet but would have suited me fine to have been a little bit longer, company included. I’m not one for large groups of people but my friend has other good friends and it made for a fun time away with a lot of different characters. Laughter was as free flowing as the prosecco.

On the drive home I snapped this from the back of the car. Not only a fun sign to show our off-the-beaten-path route home to avoid traffic but also a picture of some very small looking huge wind turbines – if you look closely you just might see them in the distance!

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So thank you to the universe for the weather and location and to the hen and chicks who made the weekend a delight!

Sam

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