Chrik is a small Welsh town with a population of less than 5000. It is located 10 miles south of Wrexham and is situated between Wrexham and Oswestry. It sits very close to the Wales/England borders and is about a 1 hour drive from our home.

We’ve visited Chirk before and decided we enjoyed it so much that we wanted to visit again. We holiday in Chirk with our dogs, and it’s ideal for that. There are lots of walks in the local area that are suited to both the occasional walker, and the seasoned pro.

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Denny’s Diner – Americas Diner – is a great place to go to eat. You can have breakfast all day long, which means there’s never a bad time to order pancakes! You don’t have to want breakfast to eat at Denny’s and thats why we love it. If you’re craving a nice cooked breakfast with pancakes on the side but your friends want a burger or a chicken skillet then great news… Denny’s offer all of these options and more, check out their menu here.

The Denny’s sign in Swansea.
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We call it the ‘Dog Cottage’ because we go once a year to a cottage that allows you to take your dogs with you and we take 2 dogs; a chihuahua and a labrador.

We looked at a cottage that was near to some nice walks that us and the dogs could enjoy, it also helps to stay active and not be shopping. We had several requirements that included; a fenced garden so the dogs cannot get out, nice clean and spacious cottage, 2 bedrooms and a large garden. 

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