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Six quirky Welsh museums you’ve probably never heard of

When you come on holiday to Wales, you most likely want to get out and about in the fresh air, enjoying the epic coastline of Pembrokeshire, hiking up the awe-inspiring peaks of the Brecon Beacons, or even taking a gentle stroll along the promenade at Rhyl or Llandudno. Every once in a while though, especially […]

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 […]

A foodie tour of Wales

When asked what Wales means to them, many people talk about the stunning landscapes and the unspoilt beauty of the great outdoors, or perhaps of the warm Welsh welcome and friendly nature of the people who live here. Others, however, will wax lyrical about the amazing food that is produced and sold in Wales, and […]

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 […]

Is Wales becoming the adventure capital of Europe?

Think of a holiday in Wales, and you might be tempted to imagine days spent on the sandy beaches of Anglesey, or eating fabulous crab sandwiches in one of Tenby’s many cafés. Whilst, for some, this sums up the perfect relaxing holiday, there are plenty of others who want a whole lot more adventure from […]

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 […]