Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch is the longer version of the Welsh village’s name.
Their spelling bee, winners have to spell it.
Their name was made as a publicity stunt.
It didn’t work for me. I remember travelling around the area without even considering stopping by.
It was meant to entice people off of trains,
When trains were a thing.
It was really popular until a town with a longer name came along.
I think that’s the story.
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