On this page we would like to suggest unique places for you to visit - places which may be off the tourist trail and which will give you another view of West Wales and the wonderful Teifi Vally.

If you have any suggestions of great, off the beaten track places to visits, please let your Patchwork Cottage accommodation provider know.

Explore Ceredigion with the 'Legends of the West' app
The 'Legends of the West' app brings Ceredigion’s legendary landscape to life by delivering stories, activities and information to your mobile device as you explore the region. Using GPS and Beacon location technology to show relevant content to your device depending on your location, 'Legends of the West' enables you to engage more deeply with the culture of the region and explore the places and spaces associated with 12 fascinating legends, including Taliesin, Cantre'r Gwaelod and Twm Sion Cati.
Use the QR code on the image below to get the Legends of the West onto your device and the app is available free of charge from either the App Store or the Playstore - search for Legends of the West - Chwedlau'r Gorllewin.

The Afon (river) Teifi runs from the Tregaron Pools, in the Cambrian Mountains and reaches the sea at Cardigan.  All the Patchwork properties are in the Teifi Valley and the following 3 videos follow the river from Cardigan to its source.  

Teifi - From Sea To Source (part 1 of 3) from Teifi Valley Tourism Association on Vimeo.

Teifi - From Sea To Source (part 2 of 3) from Teifi Valley Tourism Association on Vimeo.

Teifi - From Sea To Source (part 3 of 3) from Teifi Valley Tourism Association on Vimeo.



Cilwendeg Shell House - Temple TrustThe Cilwendeg Shell House Hermitage is a most remarkable ornamental grotto, and a rare survival in West Wales.


It was built in the late 1820s by Morgan Jones the Younger, who inherited the Cilwendeg estate upon the death of his uncle and created the Shell House in his uncle’s honour.
Limited opening: Open for public viewing on Thursdays from the first week in April through the last week in September (9:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.)
Cilwendeg Park, Boncath, SA37 0EW
See the http://www.thetempletrust.org.uk/ website (you'll need to scroll down the page) for full details on opening times and directions.

Craftspeople at the NAtional Wool Museum

April–September: 10am–5pm, daily. October–March: 10am to 5pm, Tuesday–Saturday.
Contact: 0300 111 2 333
Discover the story of the Welsh woollen industry in Dre-fach Felindre in the Teifi Valley which was once the centre of a thriving woollen industry.
Dre-fach Felindre, near Newcastle Emlyn
Llandysul, Carmarthenshire, SA44 5UP

Patchwork Holidays Wales is group of holiday accommodation providers in the Teifi Valley, West Wales.

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