✯ Valle Crucis Abbey is located near Llangollen, north Wales, UK. Nearby is the Pillar of Eliseg, a ninth century stone cross partly destroyed during the civil war. This ancient monument gives the abbey its name, which translated is the valley of the cros
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, near Wrexham in Wales. The Pontcyslite Aquaduct carries the Shropshire Union Canal across the River Dee. The aquaduct is 127 feet above the valley floor. Walked the footpath right next to the canal!
Wales Travel Inspiration - Narrowboating on the Llangollen Canal - Llangollen lies near the western extreme of one of the most beautiful and popular canal journeys in Wales; some would argue it’s the best in Britain.