Annabel - Brecon Beacons Holiday Cottage

Boat trip on the canal

Recently we had a great time on a boat trip on the Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal.  Dragonfly Cruises has a narrow boat moored at the canal basin in Brecon on which they do daily boat trips along the canal.  Seating up to 50 people it has a bar, loo and is totally covered so that […]

Star gazing in the Brecon Beacons

We and our guests have always enjoyed the fabulous views from Baddegai and some of the best ones come at night.  There is so little light pollution that on a cloudless night the sky is perfect for star gazing. Now this aspect of the Brecon Beacons has been internationally recognized and granted special protection. It […]

Events in and around Brecon 2013

You may wish to arrange that your visit to Baddegai coincides with one of the regular events that happen in and around Brecon.  So here is a list of the main 2013 dates. Telegraph Hay Festival – May 23rd to June 2nd 2013 – Abergavenny Food Festival – September 21st/22nd 2013 – Brecon […]

A fun day out in Brecon

Having read about the Brecon Beacons Holiday Cottage electric car, Tomos, we decided to have a day out in him – an alternative way of seeing the beautiful Breconshire countryside – from a slower and lower position to normal. We picked him up from their office just outside Talybont and were given full instructions on […]

Things to do for young children in Brecon

Recently Steve and I decided to have a short break at Baddegai ourselves with my sister, her husband , George and Alexander (aged 6 months and 2 ½ respectively).  Whilst the weather was not as good as it is now, we had an enjoyable few days visiting attractions that we would not have necessarily been […]