Go West – at the British Isles

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The road named Britannia Terrace,
on the levee between Porthmadog and Penrhyndeudraeth
yeah we are talking about Wales, the northwestern part of Wales
on the left a wetland with mountains behind
on the right a wetland with the Irish Sea behind
it’s the straight road to the key city in the welsh slate mountain area – Blaenau Ffestiniog.

A small peculiarity – the highest welsh point Snowdon
which is also the highest point in the British Isles except for Scotland
it is also located on the left – which is directly north.
Actually, there are same distance up there
whether we continue or turn around here.

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The cliffs of Snowdon are very useful for rock climbing – 1,085 metres above sea level,
they were used by Edmund Hillary in training for the 1953 ascent of Mount Everest.

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Travelling through the welsh countryside,
you can be as many other places throughout the British Isles
be impressed with all the collected stones – for levees, bridges and buildings
I’ve been told that this started in the Iron Age
why shouldn’t it be called the stone age ..?

One trip every month challenge” – idea from Marianne and her “East of Málaga”