Conwy Castle and Cat

Conwy Castle and Cat

This instalment in the Cats of the World-series is from Northern Wales, from Conwy, home of the fortified Conwy Castle – one of King Edward’s four imposing (and very cool) castles here in Gwynedd.

Conwy Castle…


… and Conwy Cat

This little tiger reminded me of Henry VIII – he strolled lazily around and allowed us to play with him.

I’m going to add a non-cat photo here as well, let’s call it cat food. I don’t much care for sea gulls, but they can be rather photogenic against a bright blue sky. This one perched on one of the towers of Conwy Castle.

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Conwy Castle is part of the UNESCO World Heritage site Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd.

Here are more UNESCO World Heritage sites around the world.

7 Responses to “Conwy Castle and Cat”

  1. Wanderluster 11 June 2010 1630 #

    Conwy Cat doesn’t look too friendly…

  2. Christian 14 June 2010 0440 #

    That cat looks like he owns the place. And I’ve never thought about it, but pigeons really are photogenic.

  3. Kim 14 June 2010 1341 #

    I like that cat. And all cats :)

  4. Sabina 26 May 2011 0707 #

    I just loved North Wales. I stayed in Llaundudno and toured five castles in three days. One of them was in Conwy, I remember. I could absolutely see myself returning to Wales.

    • Anne-Sophie Redisch
      Anne-Sophie Redisch 26 May 2011 1246 #

      @Sabina – It really is a beautiful and underrated place. After visitiing Wales, my oldest daughter liked it so much, she decided to do her MA there. She’s just finishing these days.

  5. Miss-Jersey 13 February 2012 2032 #

    I know that cat! I visit Conwy several times a year, and I’m sure that cat is Bobby! He scratched me a few years ago when I tried to stroke him. He’s not a nice cat haha

    • Anne-Sophie Redisch
      Anne-Sophie Redisch 14 February 2012 1702 #

      Wow! The world is really small, isn’t it… Bobby, eh? He was in a good mood when we met him :)
      We really liked Conwy, btw.

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