Interesting walks from the cottage door include Offa’s Dyke trail, the village Victorian limeworks, canal, nature reserves and panoramic views of the Welsh hills and Shropshire plain. Stroll to Wales and back after tea. Chester, Llangollen, Ironbridge, Oswestry, Welshpool and Shrewsbury are within easy reach. The World Heritage Sites of Pontcysyllte and Chirk aqueducts are a short drive away. Ironbridge is also a World Heritage Site.
Explore the National Trust properties of Powis and Chirk castles, Erddig and Attingham. Several steam trains to experience. Enjoy fishing, golf and pony-trekking in the area or just relax and experience the hospitality of local inns.