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Wales Named In The 25 Travel Destinations You Need To Visit In 2020, According To National Geographic

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

Melin Court waterfallWales has been named in “National Geographic’s” list of the top 25 destinations you need to visit in 2020. It is a massive achievement but we are not surprised. A great article from “National Geographic”.

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Win a Free Place On Our Parent and Child Adventure Break!

Monday, November 18th, 2019

Outdoor learning for schools gorge walking activityWe have come up with an activity break during the school holidays just for parents and children whether it be fathers or mothers and daughters or mothers and sons set in the stunning natural adventure playground, the Brecon Beacons National Park.

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5 Reasons To Have A Hen Party In Wales

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

Adventure Britain is a tried and tested adventure tourism company that specialise in stag and hen parties. Here are the top 5 reasons to have a hen party in Wales.

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Brecon Beacons Stag Or Hen Do/Party Activities

Monday, November 11th, 2019

Here is our list of the top stag or hen do/party activities to do in the Brecon Beacons.

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New For 2020 – Themed Walk Myths and Legends

Sunday, November 10th, 2019

team Building Health benefitsNew for 2020 is our new myths and legends themed walk in the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Learn about the Lady in the Lake, Maen Mawr,  stone circles and the Welsh fairies!

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Stag Weekends Done On A Budget In 2019

Friday, November 8th, 2019

We anticipate that in 2019 stag weekend organisers will not just be looking for budget stag weekends but they will most definitely be seeking value for money and value for their time.

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International Film Festival Puts Neath Port Talbot On The Movie Map

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

remember who your best man isA great article from “Business News Wales” about the 2019 Wales International Film Festival (WIFF) held in Neath brought film makers and other visitors to the town from as far afield as Canada, the USA, China, Holland, France, Hawaii and Japan as well as from other parts of the UK.

A total of 72 films were screened at the two-day festival held at Neath’s Gwyn Hall in September while there were eight workshops.

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How Overseas Hen and Stag Parties Can leave You Totally Skint

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

How To Plan A Hen Party That’ll Please An Active Bride - BudgetI felt a flutter of excitement when an email titled ‘Sophie’s final fling’ popped into my inbox. One of my best friends was getting married, and this was the invite to her hen party. I was ready for all the clichés.

As soon as I opened the email, my illusions were shattered; this would be a “high class” affair, and we’d be heading to Ibiza for four nights.

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The Top 10 Rules Of Stag Party Planning

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

Follow these tips from “You and Your Wedding” for planning your own stag party.

We’ve all seen ‘The Hangover’ – we know how stag parties can go astray. Stag veteran Jonathan Thompson has seen it all, from missed planes, to people wandering out of the city they’re staying and ending up on a ring road. He knows what works and what doesn’t – so we’ve enlisted his expertise to talk you through all the do’s and don’t’s every good stag do organiser should bear in mind. (more…)


Why Is It Called A Hen or Stag Party?

Monday, November 4th, 2019

Quad biking and archery

We go into the history books to find out the origins of the “Stag” and “Hen” party and why they are called that with this article from “The Sun”.

It’s often dubbed a man and woman’s ‘last night of freedom’ before they get hitched.

But where do the terms ‘hen do’ and ‘stag do’ for a pre-wedding celebration actually come from, and what do they really mean?

It sounds like stag dos – or bachelor parties, as they’re often referred to in the States – have always been boozy affairs.

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New For 2020 – Sunrise on Pen Y Fan

Saturday, November 2nd, 2019

Brecon beaconsNew For 2020 -Sunrise on the Highest Mountain in Southern Britain – Pen y Fan. Described by some as a must do Wales experience – walk to the top of South Wales’ highest peak, Pen Y Fan.

A must do experience in Wales! Give us a call today.

Click here for more details


4 Tips For A Good Maid Of Honour Speech

Friday, November 1st, 2019

How To Plan A Hen Party That’ll Please An Active Bride - ThemeThe best mans speech is built up as such a big part of a wedding but what about the maid of Honour? If you are feeling left out, maid of honour speech’s are becoming more and more prominent at weddings. A good speech can really make a wedding, follow our 4 tips to make your speech successful.

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The Typo That Led A Man To A Stranger’s Stag Party

Thursday, October 31st, 2019

An amazing story from the “BBC” about how a man was accidentally invited to a strangers stag party.

When he first read the email, Will Novak, from Arizona, thought it was a scam.

The email, titled Angelo’s bachelor party, had been intended for a small group of friends. It set out the details of an upcoming ski trip to Vermont, to “send Angelo off” into married life.

Will doesn’t know anyone called Angelo. He decided to reply.

It was that decision that started what Will calls the “strangest” week of his life.

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Groom Forced To Cancel Las Vegas Stag Party After Best Man Steals Money

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

Raise your glass to bride and groomHeartbreaking article in “The Mirror” about a groom who has been forced to cancel his stag do in Las Vegas after his best man apparently spent the £8,000 budget.

Ben Whincup, 28, was left devastated after finding out his trip to the US was not happening a day before it was due to fly out. He said the unnamed family friend confessed to him in a phone call he had blown the money for the whole stag group.

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Our List of Most Popular Stag Party Ideas

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Have You Been Tasked With Organising A Stag Party For Your Mates?

If your stuck for ideas we are here to help, we can take care of organising for the weekend for you with tried and tested stag parties. All you have to do is pick and choose what activities you want to do.

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Stag Party Prank Sees Groom Travelling 26 Hours To Get Home

Monday, October 28th, 2019

40th birthday with friendsCheeky stags sent their groom on a 2,000-mile trip back from Spain reports “The Daily Mirror”

Iain Tate, 43, arrived in Marbella dressed in a black wig, pink top, matching dangle ear rings, leather skirt, fishnet stockings, and black handlebar moustache.

But he had to make it home on his own when the 11-man party paid £600 for his four-flight return via five countries.

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Stag Party Reveller Loses Passport In Poland – But Pals Come Up With Genius Plan

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

Problem Solving

A stag party have revealed the “hilarious” mission they embarked on to get one of their pals home from Poland after he lost his passport. A terribly funny article from the “Daily Mirror”

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Free Whisky Distillery Tours

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Welsh Whisky distilleryBook an activity weekend with us and visit before the end of March 2020 and we’ll include a free whisky distillery tour. Click here for more details


New For 2020 – Cocktail Making

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

cocktail makingNew for 2020 choose a memorable evening activity cocktail making with your friends. Find out more by clicking here


Free Prosecco For Hens

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

Free Prosecco For HensBook a hen weekend with us and the hen gets free Prosecco. Click here for more details.


New For 2020 – Escape Rooms

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Pirate mapHere’s a new idea for 2020 if you’re booking an activity, stag or hen weekend with us. What about trying to escape from a locked room just using the clues and props you’re provided with!

For more information click here.


Free Drinks For the Stag on Stag Weekends

Monday, October 14th, 2019

Beer bottles for 40th BirthdayGet free drinks for the stag on their stag weekend with us! Book now as this only relates to groups staying in our very own accommodation (Merlins). Once full each weekend the offer will no longer apply until the next available weekend!

For more information click here


Free Places on Activity , Stag and Hen Weekends – 12th Person Goes Free

Sunday, October 13th, 2019

stag weekend ideasYes that’s correct get your free place whilst the offer lasts as it’s only available for a limited period. With groups of 12 or more the 12th person goes free of charge.

For more information click here


Christmas Present Ideas – Adventure Activity Gift Vouchers

Friday, October 11th, 2019

christmas-tree-smlAre you looking for that unusual gift for Christmas and tired of buying those socks, after-shave and book vouchers again. Well what about buying an experience and one which will provide lasting memories. Well you can by buying a Christmas voucher for an adventure outdoor activity. (more…)


Summer 2019 Weekend Feedback

Thursday, August 29th, 2019

Great feedback below from James, Jerry, Matthew, Anthony, Claire & Josh who have visited us on Stag and Hen weekends throughout the Summer!

Stag Parties in Wales

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Family Adventure Week Review

Thursday, August 29th, 2019

Great feedback from Louise, Sue & family who visited us back in July on our Family Adventure Week.

They took part in an action packed week which included Hill Walking, Climbing & Abseiling, Gorge Walking, Kayaking / Raft Building and Caving!

Read below for the full review.

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Why Porth Yr Ogof is a Caver’s Paradise

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Caving in Porth Yr Ogof, WalesPorth yr Ogof is famous for having the largest cave entrance in Wales, at over 17m wide and 5m tall, it attracts attracting caving hobbyists and aficionados from across the globe. Paintings of the cave have existed since the early nineteenth century, indicating that it has been considered the caving crown jewel of the Brecon Beacons for years. (more…)


Discover the Best Walks in Wales With Waterfalls

Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

Stag Parties in WalesAdventure Britain is based in Wales and we’re spoilt for choice when it comes to nature. Our valleys, hills and mountain tops have to endure a bit too much rain, leading to many waterfalls cascading their way through the nation’s countryside. So, whether you’re up north or down south, these eye-catching attractions are never far away.

If you’re a hiker, photographer or fancy some relaxation amongst nature, we’ve listed the best walks in Wales with waterfalls.

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How To Write A Best Man Speech That Will Go Down In History

Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

Best Man SpeechOnce the pints are all downed and the stag weekend shenanigans have settled, the best man speech worries start. Hopefully, you would have prepared the best man speech well before the stag weekend, but we know procrastination can strike and leave you clambering at the last minute.

However, even for those who have prepared well in advance, the best man speech can still be a minefield of nerves. So, whether  you have left it to the deadline or are starting early, we list how to write a best man speech that will go down in history.

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How Outdoor Teambuilding Activities Can Help Your Team To Work Better

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Pen y Fan, Brecon BeaconsChoosing the appropriate team building day for multiple people can be tough. I mean, we’re all a bit fussy, so organising group activities for adults isn’t a walk in the park. However, if you’re struggling to find some creative corporate event ideas or unusual teambuilding events, then why not try some outdoor events with Adventure Britain?

Below, we list why outdoor team building days have their advantages, along with some of the unforgettable activities we host.

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Why We Think The UK is The Best Stag Do Destination in The World

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

The UK is The Best Stag Do Destination in The WorldWho needs an expensive stag do to Ibiza when Britain has everything you need? We may be a little biased at Adventure Britain (the hint is in the name), but for stag do destinations, activities and packages, we truly believe there is no place better in the whole of Europe than the UK. Here, we list why we think the UK is one of the best stag do locations, proving you don’t need to go far in order to have a legendary stag do.

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How To Plan A Hen Party That’ll Please An Active Bride

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

How To Plan A Hen Party That’ll Please An Active BrideA hen party can be anything you want it to be. From the wild, alcohol-fuelled variants to the more personal, intimate options, figuring out how to plan a hen party can be a difficult job. While there are things you can do to throw an unforgettable hen party, taking in the bride’s wishes should be paramount; even though a hen party is likely to have a lot of people attending, it’s a day that should be in honour of the bride. Find out below how to organise a hen party for an active bride.

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Our Top 7 Things To Do In The Great Welsh Outdoors

Friday, May 3rd, 2019

Wales White Water RaftingWales is full of national treasures, rich with culture and teeming in beautiful countryside, you are guaranteed an enthralling stay. There’s plenty for the adrenaline junkies too, at Adventure Britain we specialise in UK adventure weekends. From surfing the waves of the Welsh coast to mountain biking the rolling hills of the Brecon Beacons, here are our top 7 things to do in Wales.

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A Guide to Celebrating Your 40th Birthday in Style

Monday, April 29th, 2019

40th Birthday Party IdeasWhether you’re looking for 40th birthday ideas to make a friend’s big day special, or you’re organising something to do with mates for your own birthday, the team here at Adventure Britain have some great ideas for making it one to remember.

Check out five of them below.

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Adventure Britain Easter Weekend Feedback

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

We just wanted to share with you more positive feedback that we received from some of our stag groups that visited us over the Easter weekend. Read below to see Mike & Dan’s review.

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More Great Reviews From The Parent & Child Break

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

canyoningGreat feedback from Steve who came with his son Isaac on our Parent & Child Break 14-16th April. ”We had the best time ever!”. Read below for the full review.

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Feedback From Our Parent & Child Activity Break!

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

Lovely feedback from Jenny who visited us in the Brecon Beacons National Park last weekend on our annual Parent & Child Event. Read below for her review.

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Adventure Britain Stag Weekend

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

Brilliant feedback from Christopher who visited ‘Adventure Britain’ last weekend. ”Now on our way home cracking weekend had by all”.  Read below for the full review.

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More Positive Feedback From A Stag Party

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

We just wanted to share with you more positive feedback that we received from last weekend. It’s always good to hear that our customers enjoy what we do and hope to visit us again. Read below for the full review.

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Excellent Stag Review!

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

Caving in Wales, on an activity weekend in the UKExcellent feedback from Anthony who came on one of our Stag Weekends. ”The instructors for the activities were both excellent and made the activities even more enjoyable” are great words to hear. Read below for the full review.
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