Places to Visit

The Dogdays Holidays properties – Raven’s Retreat and Cablogin Studio - are within three miles of the Dark Sky Discovery Site at the Star Inn, part of the Astro-tourism trail of the Cambrian Mountains.

Nature Reserves : Ynyshir RSPB reserve with Cors Dyfi next door where the ospreys nest

Lake Vyrnwy : Gilfach Nature reserve Rhayader

Clywedog Dam : just down the road - fishing and sailing

Elan Valley : three reservoirs, dams and Centre with information and Cafe

Kite feeding : Gigfrin, Rhayader and Nant yr arian, Aberystwyth

Source of the Severn and the Wye nearby

CAT Centre for Alternative Technology Machynlleth

Theatr Hafren Newtown : shows, plays, opera, music and art exhibitions

Gardens : Powis Castle : Glansevern Gardens Berriew

Royal Welsh Show, Builth Wells (last week in July)

Hay on Wye Book Festival : May/June

Machynlleth Comedy Festival : May

Tal-y-Llyn railway – take your dog

Waterfalls : Devils Bridge near Aberystywth (featured in Hinterland), Pistyll Rhaeadr waterfall, Berwyn mountains

Silver Mountain mines and activities at Nantyrarian near Aberystwyth (next to Kite feeding Centre)

Welshpool Airport

Quilt exhibition at Minerva Centre Llanidloes

Comedy Festival in Machynlleth in May

Spa at Plas Talgarth Machynlleth

Raven at the waterfall in Hafren Forest, 10 minutes drive from Raven's Retreat

Dog Days Holidays

Raven's Retreat Shepherds Hut
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