05 February 2014 Rough Guide readers love Wales Readers of the Rough Guide have voted Wales as one of the best places to visit in 2014.The readers loved the physical beauty that is packed into such a small mass of land, boasting great mountain ranges, lush valleys, a ragged coastline and ancient castles. Conwy Castle, North Wales by Fred Selby On Facebook, their fans said "the Brecon Beacons and Cambrian Mountains are undisturbed and easily accessible and are great value compared to other rural areas". Rough Guide have also put together a list of attractions in Wales that should not be missed. From our 5 Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty to our 3 national parks to beaches that have been voted in the top 10 in the world, visit Wales and come and see why the Rough Guide readers were so right. Enjoy this? Share it with friends Related items Top Welsh writers Discover twelve Welsh writers who have been inspired by Wales’ language and landscapes. 10 brilliant picnic spots Fantastic places for an alfresco feast in Wales, as chosen by fans of our Facebook page. Welsh AONBs Discover the gorgeous hills, valleys, islands and coasts of our Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. What is an AONB? Why are Anglesey, Gower, Llŷn, the Clwydian Range, Dee Valley and Wye Valley so special? What is an AONB? Why are Anglesey, Gower, Llŷn, the Clwydian Range, Dee Valley and Wye Valley so special? Inland walking routes Exploring the heart of Wales with a series of accessible walks for all the family.