20 February 2014 Put a spring in your step Bodnant Gardens, Clwyd by Chris Parker Still got plenty of love left over from St Dwynwen’s Day? With Mothering Sunday coming up, there’s still plenty of opportunity to show how much your special ones mean to you. If you need inspiration for pampering, sumptuous produce from traditional artisan producers from all corners of Wales, take a peep at what’s on offer in Pembrokeshire and Anglesey. Just imagine those gourmet sausages and burgers on a grill on one of Wales’ best BBQ beaches. Bliss. Can you imagine walking 187 miles in two weeks? Amiel Price agreed to walk it in two weeks, to celebrate a friend’s fiftieth birthday. Now that’s real friendship. If you fancy something a bit more gentle, we’ve some fantastic trails along the Severn Way and through historic Llangollen, the Taff trail, Cardigan and Dingestow’s Tread and Trot trail. With kitesurfing being all the rage, we hear from Kirsty Jones why Wales beats Hawaii hands down when it comes to kitesurfing and British Wave Masters Champion Mark Rowley shares his top five spots for the sport in Wales. Going downhill has never seemed so fun this spring. Mountain Biking UK Editor in Chief Danny Walter picks out some of the best rides in Wales and Iestyn George tries out some trails for novices of all abilities and ages. Finally, we’re shining a light on the beautiful town and castle of Caernarfon, a place where English ruler Edward 1st created one of his ‘iron ring’ of castles. If these walls could talk… Enjoy this? Share it with friends Related items South Wales history The Big Bang, castles built on shifting sands, the rise of industry and the call of the collieries. Unique buildings in Wales The tiniest house, the oldest inn, the oddest wall and other intriguing places to visit in Wales. Marc Evans’ Wales The director of Visit Wales’ TV advertising campaigns tells us what’s special about Wales. The story of North Wales From Viking beginnings to craftsmen, harpists and sunbathers, north Wales has quite a history. Alternative Fathers Day Gentleman’s relish…! For papas with panache, check out these totally hip Father’s Day ideas. Rainy days in North Wales A selection of indoor activities in North Wales to provide a change of scenery and a great day in.