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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 – http://www.hayfestival.com Abergavenny Food Festival – September 21st/22nd 2013 – http://www.abergavennyfoodfestival.com 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 […]

Best Places to eat in the Brecon Beacons

Take a night off from self catering Baddegai has a fully equipped kitchen and a dining room table that seats 12, along with the woodburner in the corner you can conjure some pretty special dinner parties out in the wilds of the Brecon countryside. Having said this its always nice to explore the culinary delights […]