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Family weekend away in… Wales

This is the photo of a sun kissed, salty, sweaty, tired child after a great weekend in Wales….On Friday, we decided to escape London to hit the beach & go surfing. I looked online for the best beaches within 3 hours of London and found the top 10 UK surf spots. As surfing beginners, we decided to go to the Gower Peninsula in Wales which is about 4 hours away from London and found a nice self-catering cottage* rented out by Gower Holidays Solutions – 5 minutes drive from Rhossili beach, allegedly the best beach in Britain and the 3rd best beach in Europe!While the weather was perfect to go camping, we didn’t do this time because we wanted to take Lucas with us and most campsites were not dog-friendly but if you want to do it, here is a link to 5 of the best campsites in Gower. Having stayed on the beach right next to Hillend campsite, I think it’s probably where we will go next time.The thing I love the most about the area (besides the amazing weather) was, …