9JAN 2017

10 facts about Wales

For some reason, people usually think that Wales is far far away place and that it is hard to get there. That is why Wales has become some kind of a 'wonderland' and attracts many tourists. We can say that we do not know much about Wales. So here are some facts you have to know about this beautiful country.

1. You can see the whole country in a quite short period. It's only about 8,000 square miles. The land is full of adventures, amazing landscapes and welcoming people.

2. The capital of Wales, Cardiff, is known in Great Britain as the best place to live in. The population is about 1.3 million people. Cardiff is famous for reasonable prices on rent, good salaries and high level of life-satisfaction.

3. The country is full of history: there are 641 castles in Wales, some of them were built in the 11th century!

4. You will not find any chain hotels in Wales. Still, you can enjoy lovely B&Bs and boutique hotels.

5. The population of sheep in Wales is nearly four times higher than the number of citizens.So is you are fond of beautiful landscapes of a countryside, you can enjoy the view of adorable animals as well.

6. It is a good place for shopping. You can find anything you want, from the top 10 mattress from Chris to a large inflatable Victorian style blow up house.

7. The Wales Coast Path provides the ability to walk 750 miles of a coastline. It will take around 65 days, so get ready to improve your fitness.

8. The government that was formed in 1999 protects the landscapes of Wales. That is why Wales is famous for its beautiful national parks and outstanding natural beauty areas.

9. If you love festivals, go and see Hay Festival. It is the festival of Literature and Arts that provides a lot of fun activities for everyone.

10. Wales is welcoming surfers from all around the globe. The best season for surfing is autumn. If you want to visit one of the top 10 beaches in the world, come to Rhossili Bay on The Gower Peninsula. It is the best place in Wales to catch waves.

04OCT 2019
Attractions in Mid Wales

Attractions in Mid Wales

Llandrindod Wells is Wales most central town. Known locally as Llandod it was developed as a spa town in the 19th century, and then benefited from a further boom in the late 20th century as a centre of local government. The healing qualities of the local spring waters attracted visitors to the area during the mid 18th century. As a result the town enjoyed an economic boom and…

Continue Reading
14SEP 2019
Holidays in Wales, UK

Holidays in Wales, UK

Narrowboat holidays in Wales are perfect for exploring the best of the Welsh countryside and cruising across one of the seven Wonders of the Waterways: the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct. Both Welsh canals offer narrowboat hire for those new to boating holidays and those of you who are experienced. The Welsh…
Kodimax

Continue Reading
25AUG 2019
Salop Leisure Machynlleth

Salop Leisure Machynlleth

Although the business originally focused around selling touring caravans, used caravans and motorhomes in Shrewsbury, Salop Leisure has steadily developed its range of products into something much wider and more varied. With holiday homes, luxury lodges, motorhomes, static caravans and touring caravans…
SEO Tips

Continue Reading
05AUG 2019
Tourist attractions North Wales

Tourist attractions North Wales

Hills, rivers and history are very intertwined in North East Wales. With Iron Age hill-forts atop strategic peaks, historic river crossings and bustling trading posts deep in the valleys, North East Wales is a delight to explore. It takes in the stunning Dee Valley and the Vale of Llangollen. Here, the…
abu dhabi city tour

Continue Reading
21JUL 2019
White Lion Hotel

White Lion Hotel

Our philosophy at The White Lion Hotel is quite simple. We offer good old fashioned hospitality with attentive service, good food, fine wines, quality beers, comfortable rooms, ambient surroundings and value for money. With all this in mind, we aim to make your visit a memorable one, whether you are…
commercial roof repair atlanta

Continue Reading
01JUL 2019
Visiting Wales

Visiting Wales

Culture: The National Eisteddfod March 1st is Saint David’s Day. Not many people outside Wales know that. Saint David (or Dewi Sant in Welsh) is our patron saint, and we like to celebrate him by wearing leeks and daffodils pinned to our clothes. It is a traditional day for holding Eisteddfods (cultural…
begrafenisverzekering vergelijken

Continue Reading
11JUN 2019
Aberystwyth Tourist Information Centre

Aberystwyth Tourist Information Centre

Travel If you’re coming by train during an Open Day or Applicant Visiting Day, there will be shuttle buses waiting for you at the train station to bring you to campus. If you’re visiting during other events, there are a number of bus services regularly traveling to Penglais Campus. Alternatively, adjacent…
websites for real estate investors

Continue Reading
22MAY 2019
Tourist Map North Wales

Tourist Map North Wales

Tourist attractions in North Wales Snowdonia, Anglesey and the Welsh Borderlands. Find tourist attractions in Mid Wales, West Wales and the South Wales valleys. Attractions in Wales Snowdonia National Park, an area of outstanding natural beauty the Lleyn peninsular, and the beautiful Conwy Valley…
This is the best travel pillow I've ever used. It is supportive, yet soft. Well done Aeris.

Continue Reading
follow us
More
popular posts