Tourist slams Snowdonia beauty spot over ‘worrying’ lack of McDonald’s

A tourist was left disgruntled to discover there were no McDonald's restaurants close to a Snowdonia beauty spot, Llyn Tegid.

The disgruntled reviewer gave the glacial lake just two stars above the absence of McDonald’s (Photo: BPM/Rex)

A tourist was remaining disgruntled to discover there had been no McDonald’s dining establishments near to a Snowdonia attractiveness spot.

A TripAdvisor reviewer has marked down Llyn Tegid in Gwynedd due to a ‘very worrying’ absence of branches of the speedy good giant nearby.

Immediately after visiting the glacial lake in the nationwide park on Sunday June 13, the traveller said they were ‘surprised’ to uncover the closest McDonald’s was 23 miles away.

Llyn Tegid is the greatest normal lake in Wales and house to the uncommon gwyniad species of fish that have been there because the final ice age close to 10,000 several years ago.

But it seems this was not more than enough to award the lake more than two stars, with the working day-tripper blaming the lack of McDonald’s on the so-named ‘local food items mafia’ that ‘prevents good takeaways from opening’.

The evaluation, which has due to the fact been shared broadly on social media, was titled: ‘Don’t count on a McDonald’s but assume to spend over £5 for 1 ice-cream’.

The traveller, irrespective of whether critical or not, stated: ‘On Sunday I paid out a check out to Bala lake, when we arrived the sun was cracking the flags and it appeared charming but as the day proceeded I found a thing very worrying, as my close friends and loved ones were being munching down on a barbecue I googled the instructions to the nearest McDonald’s, to my surprise the closest a person was 23 miles away.

The reviewer set the lack of McDonald’s down to the ‘local foodstuff mafia’ (Picture: BPM Media)

‘Is it me or does this appear to be extremely stressing and the [sic] some type of a food items mafia in Bala what stops good takeaways from opening, persons want to don’t forget that McDonald’s is a universal cafe and there is anything for all people there so I’m extremely disappointed that the foodstuff mafia has prevented the McDonald’s from opening.’

The disgruntled publish has considering the fact that sparked debate on social media among Welsh citizens right after it was shared on Twitter by Geraint Davies from Bala.

He wrote: ‘As locals we much too are annoyed that the food items mafia of our city make us eat all the top rated quality foodstuff they have on offer you!’

Many reported they were happy there were being no branches of the quickly meals chain close by, pointing out the high quality of area develop the area has to provide.

1 responded: ‘I lived about the corner from a McDonald’s in Cardiff and the streets were generally littered with McDonald’s packaging, quite happy to get absent from them!’

One more wrote: ‘On traveling to the beautiful city of Bala I’ve generally been appalled by the absence of rubbish littering the streets and significant high-quality of meals accessible. Prolonged might this continue’.

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