Good God! Are we still in Wales? You are so behind on your blog! At least get to Scotland before you leave Ireland! Sheesh.
As I was saying, I was instructed by those in the know that the cities are not the reasons to go to Wales. That the natural beauty and sea cliffs are where it's at. Thanks to those in the know, I definitely had to check out Swansea.
|Not pictured or present anywhere: swans.|
It was decided that a boat tour was necessary. I learned quite a lot about the coal history of the region. I think. Maybe learning was the wrong word. It was a whole lot more industrial than I ever dreamed. And they have bubblers in the river so the fish won't die. JUST LIKE THE POND AT HOME.
Good luck for me: the Mumbles are just a short bus ride away! And they had a castle!
|When choosing a preservative, remember:|
salt > direct assault by an army.
|Pier also closed for construction.|
|Scale note: It's a lighthouse, not a milk bottle.|
|Why is the sky more washed out than shore?|
And you could walk on rocky bits:
It was pretty.
|You have to wonder just what the quote marks are implying.|
|Bunnies. I was reminded not to trust them in a future episode.|
|What would Red XIII look like as a boat?|