Attractions You Can’t Miss While in Cardiff

Planning to visit or already here and wondering what you should do in Cardiff? In terms of population, Cardiff is the typical UK city; however, that is where most of the similarities end. The city is packed with a host of restaurants, sounds, sights and shops that are a lot …

3 Great Famous Welsh Writers

Wales has recently gained the spotlight due to being an unexpected football sensation in the UEFA Euro 2016. The national team made it as high as the semi-final and The Welsh Dragons made their nation proud. However, throughout the ages, Wales has given the world much more than just great …

What makes Cardiff an ideal city for students?

When you decide to study in Cardiff, you will have a wonderful time for many reasons. It is the capital city of Wales but nonetheless it is easy to get around. While the safe and friendly environment will make you feel at home right away. In Cardiff, you can study …

Cardiff Airport Makes Travel Easy

Cardiff International Airport (CWL) is the main air gateway to Wales and West England. It is located 12 miles from the city and handles 1.5 million passengers a year to and from 13 destinations. It’s a popular car hire base for Wales and the West Country of England. There is …

Discover the History of Cardiff

Although Cardiff has been around for centuries, it was only in 1955 that it was recognized as the capital of Wales. The Celts migrated to Cardiff as far back as 600 BC, while the Romans built a fort here in AD 75 and remains of a Roman wall can still …

Sampling Welsh Cuisine

One of the great things about visiting Wales is that there are lots of unique dishes for people to try. The cuisine tends to be rather hearty and although meat and potatoes are among the main staples in the local diet, many restaurants and cafes also offer vegetarian alternatives to …

Why You Will Love Wrexham

Situated near the English border in Northeast Wales in the lower Dee valley, Wrexham, the largest town in north Wales, is an industrial town with an impressive church and a commendable history. Wrexham also has some of the best shopping in north Wales and is near to some of the …

Why Caerphilly Should Not Be Missed

Situated in South Wales not far from the capital city Cardiff, Caerphilly is only a few miles from the majestic Brecon Beacons and is best known for the imposing Caerphilly Castle, as well as its cheese. Caerphilly also has great shopping and entertainment options. The castle has huge medieval water …

Spending Time in Swansea

Swansea is one of the vibrant Welsh destinations that should not be missed. Known as ‘The Gateway to West Wales’, the vibrant city of Swansea is famed for its glorious beaches and rugged coastline. With some of the best surfing and windsurfing beaches in the UK, and its proximity to …

An Overview of Wales

Rugged mountain terrain, vast moorlands, magical castles, stunning natural scenery, superb beaches, and a warm, friendly atmosphere explain Wales’s appeal as a tourist destination. Located in the populous southern region, the Welsh capital of Cardiff features a magnificent castle and some excellent museums. Nearby are more stunning castles, namely Castell, …