A SHORT TRIP To Wales | Views From The Cliff | Travel Journal

Recently, I saw someone’s comment on social media about ‘when fresh air was free.’ Fresh air is still free, and in these times when freedom of choice is suddenly up for debate while rights are selectively being granted to others, every opportunity to breathe clean air, stretch your legs and enjoy scenery or go for a nature walk or country drive is something to be thankful for.

On that note, today’s post is a photo tour of a short trip to Wales – with views from the cliff above Pobbles Beach to be exact.

This makes the 31st destination (countries and islands) I’ve been to, and though it was ‘only’ a few hours long, it was nice and memorable enough to share with you through some pics in case you want to see for yourself.

it’s a good walk and climb down to get to Pobbles Beach from the clifftop.
started on this trail first & found a l’il cave with 2 rock ‘seats’ – decent shelter from the rain if you ever need to know.

It was a couple hours drive (close to 3) to Wales then a refreshing walk across the clifftop.

Seagulls surfed on gusts of wind in the sky while the waves of the sea danced below. Hiking couples and small families passed by, making their way along various trails or back to the carpark to one of the few shops and delis.

those seagulls I mentioned (not the white and smoky grey ones you see a lot in England)
a cute pair making their way along a trail
Pobbles Beach (Wales) is around the curve of this cliff. Views like this remind me of the south-east coast of Barbados (where I was born and raised.)
Even though it looks cloudy, the sun was beaming through bright as ever every now and then.
Along the green, you’ll find blackberry bushes and hear skylarks singing sweetly
Got these Welshcakes at Pennard Stores, and had 2 (toasted with butter) for breakfast the next morning. Yum. In case you’re wondering, they taste kinda like a mixture of a cookie and a pancake with raisins and something called sultanas inside. Savoury with sweet accents. Thanks for the bright customer service to the girl in the ice cream shop and dude in Pennard Stores.
Welsh cake with butter. If you wanna toast yours, it’s a bit of an art to get them out in tact so maybe try a few mins. in a toaster oven

Traveling at this time can be a bit tedious and I wouldn’t put it at the top of the list of things to do right now, but please don’t live like a hostage or buy into the theory that fresh air isn’t ‘free.’ Are you (set) free?

Related posts: Nature Walks And Your Health | Benefits & Time Staying In A German Forest

A SHORT TRIP TO WALES | VIEWS FROM THE CLIFF was first published on itsjoywithin.com

Thanks for coming by and reading today’s post. Your visit to itsjoywithin.com means a lot. In this 9-year journey of blogging, there have been over 300 articles with online writing steps, work at home tips, creative career talks, recipes, encouragement and multimedia refreshment content. Joyful Life | On Purpose is listed on the ‘Top 45 Caribbean Lifestyle Blogs & Websites To Follow‘ by FeedSpot (for two years now) and is a labour of love. There is no behind the scenes interference, secret billionaire shareholders or message influencers so the posts that reach you are shared with love using whatever resources and access I have. If you’re inspired to support this blog whether with a $1. today or more monthly, the PayPal email address is itsjoywithin@gmail.com – thanks very much and hope to see you in the next post.

Posted by

Refreshment and resources for the journey. Join singer, songwriter, Indra from Barbados for walks in creation, gardening moments, songs of freedom, tropical recipes and travel journeys on what has organically grown into one of the leading 'Caribbean Lifestyle Blogs & Websites to Follow.'

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.