Category Archives: Mid Wales and Powys

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Half term ideas: Activities you and your children can do this half term in Wales

Although half term is great, when it comes to the weekend we know how hard it can seem to keep your keeps entertained and happy. To help keep your stress-levels down and to make sure your children enjoy the last few days of their holidays, we’ve put together some half term activities you can do […]

How to feel more Christmassy: 3 fun Christmas activities you’re going to love doing in Wales

We have to say it’s feeling very Christmassy at Wales Tourists Online HQ. The Christmas tree is up, the obligatory string of silver bells have been hung across our window. All we need to complete the Christmas picture is an open fire, a plate of mince pies and maybe a glass (or two) of whiskey. […]

Booking your summer holiday in Wales: Cheap and unique beach breaks

Wales has some of the best beaches in the world (we may be a tad biased here, but Rhossilli beach is the ninth best beach in the world!). So it would be a shame if this summer you didn’t drop by and pay some of Wales’ beautiful coastline a visit. Below we show you some […]

Quirky, arty and alternative festivals in Wales 2014

Your 2014 summer guide to the best festivals in Wales Croseo! Festival season is nearly upon us – we hope you’re as excited about this as we are. Although the big, well-established festivals are great fun, there is definitely an undeniable charm about the smaller, quirkier festivals too.  If you fancy getting off the beaten-festival […]

5 things you won’t want to miss in Wales this spring

Spring has most certainly sprung in Wales and there’s a whole bunch of things you most certainly won’t want to miss out on. But don’t dilly dally, there’s not long left until June ends. So don’t hang about and tick these 5 great activities off of your Wales To-Do list: Doctor Who scavenger hunt Lots […]

Plan your Easter weekend holiday in Wales 2014

Croseo! Easter is just around the corner and lots of our campsites, hotels and B&Bs are becoming very busy. To make sure you don’t miss out on a break to Wales this Easter weekend (2014), we’re going to show you three fantastic things you can do in Wales and six places you stay. So, whether […]

5 Fun and cheap half term activities in Wales, 2014

Fun and cheap February half term activities in Wales, 2014 ‘I’m bored’ – the two little words no parent wants to hear, especially during a half term holiday. One way you can guarantee the dreaded ‘b’ word won’t cross your kids’ lips this half term is by visiting us in Wales. This February, Wales has got a jam-packed schedule that will help keep you and […]