Category Archives: Regions of Wales

Competition: Win a Fabulous Glamping Holiday in Wales

UPDATE – AUGUST 15, 2018 – THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED AND THE WINNER HAS BEEN DRAWN USING A RANDOM NUMBER GENERATOR. PLEASE SEE OUR FACEBOOK PAGE FOR DETAILS OF THE WINNER That’s right – we’ve teamed up with the lovely Jackie and Clwyd at Meadow Sweet Glamping to bring you a fabulous, easy to […]

Holidays in Snowdonia – off the beaten track

Without a doubt, Snowdonia is one of the biggest attractions for people visiting Wales.  The epic scale of Snowdon itself, the raw, rugged beauty of the landscape, the challenge of scaling one or more of the incredible peaks, the clean, fresh air and the amazing sense of wildness all combine to make the Snowdonia National […]

Things to do around Machynlleth

The busy market town of Machynlleth is a popular tourist destination, situated as it is just south of the Snowdonia National Park, and just a few minutes drive from the beaches of Aberdovey and Borth. Whilst many holiday-makers might head straight for the better-known Snowdonia attractions of Betws-y-Coed, Blaenau Ffestiniog and Bala, Machynlleth has plenty […]

Dog-Friendly Beaches in West Wales

Summer is almost here, and many of us are thinking about our annual holidays. For those of us with dogs, choosing where to stay can be a little more complicated than for people without pets, as we want our furry friends to enjoy the holiday as much as we do. If you’re planning to visit […]

Your guide to fireworks displays and bonfire night in Wales 2015

At Wales Tourists Online HQ we love autumn – the crisp air, the incredible colours of the trees and, of course, the odd conker competition. To cap it all off, we get Bonfire Night on the 5th of November. An excuse for hot dogs, sparklers and maybe a pint or two of something warming. In […]

Where to go on a surfing holiday in Wales 2015

How is it the 14th of August already? It feels as though it should be March. And if the year feels like it’s slipping by too quickly, how fast has this summer gone? Before long we’ll be huddling round a crackling open fire drinking thick hot chocolates. But, the summer isn’t over yet and before […]

3 of the most incredible must-see pubs in Wales

Wales gets a lot of things right – food, scenery and, of course, pubs. We like nothing better than sunning ourselves in a pub garden, eating home cooked pub grub whilst making sampling one or two of the local ales. Sounds like summer bliss to our ears. Or, if the weather turns a little inclement, […]

Summer holiday ideas and inspirations, Wales, 2015

Not planned your summer holiday yet? It’s not too late. In this blog we’re rounded up some fantastic summer holiday options for you, from a Bed and Breakfast in the Brecon Beacons (that’s a lot of Bs) to a canal boat break along one of Wales’ best-loved canals, you’ll find something that ticks all of […]

The best tea rooms in Wales

A tea rooms visit: The perfect wet weather activity for days out in Wales You can’t beat a good slice of cake. Even if the sky is gloomy and it’s raining cats and dogs, a good slice of Victoria sponge or even a warming chunk of bara brith (that’s a Welsh fruit loaf, in case […]

5 ideas for an active holiday in Wales

Welsh adventure and activity holidays Here at Wales Tourists Online we get to meet a huge range of people. Whilst some love to lounge around, reading a good book and going for afternoon tea or a pub lunch, others want their holidays to be a little more active. If you fancy swapping camps – turning […]