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Aug 26, 2015 - Valley Waterfalls

Today we decided to enjoy a drive through some of the South Wales valleys. These valleys where once the location of the Welsh coal and other mineral mining industries and so the valleys seen today are completely different to just over 40 years ago. It is surprising how nature quickly claims back her territory. Near Neath Port Talbot we discovered the remains of the Aberdulais Tin works and Waterfall and stopped to explore. Aberdulais is one Britain’s oldest tin works and there was some interesting exhibits explaining the history and...

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Aug 29, 2009 - Introduction

Hey, I'm Beck, 22 years old. I currently live at home with my parents in a Town in Wales called Port Talbot. And just let me add, Wales isn't in England, its a country of its own next to England! Anyway, a couple of weeks ago, I decided I my next holiday was going to be to America. I had looked online and worked out the cost, which was suitable for me. Talking about it to my friend, she suggested Trek America, a friend of hers had been on one and really enjoyed. So I took a peek at Trek America, and instantly fell in love! There are 3...

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Beck's Journal 09/10