Cardiff: an insider’s guide If you’re visiting Cardiff, a little local knowledge helps you dive deeper into the city’s soul and find the very best places to eat, drink and visit Must do Cardiff Bay Cardiff’s waterfront offers heaps to do – funky bars, playgrounds, boat trips and attractions. Cardiff Castle From the gargoyles on the castle walls to secret tunnels, Cardiff Castle is brought vividly to life. Shopping in Cardiff Cardiff has worked hard to earn its reputation as one of the top shopping destinations in Britain. Unique buildings in Wales The tiniest house, the oldest inn, the oddest wall and other intriguing places to visit in Wales. Garth Pier in Bangor, Snowdonia Chepstow Port Wall and Town Gate, Chepstow Dylan Thomas' Boathouse in Laugharne, Carmarthenshire Llanfair PG train station, Isle of Anglesey Norwegian Church, Cardiff Bay Portmeirion, Snowdonia Mountains & Coast The Skirrid Inn, Llanfihangel Crucorney The smallest house in Britain, Conwy, North Wales Tŷ Mawr Wybrnant, Conwy Animal Wall Cardiff Garth Pier Bangor Chepstow Port Wall and Town Gate Dylan Thomas Boathouse Llanfair PG Station Norwegian Church Cardiff Bay Portmeirion Snowdonia The Skirrid Inn The Smallest House in Great Britain Ty Mawr Wybrnant View full list Gay Cardiff: out in the capital Cardiff’s lively gay scene sits comfortably amidst the city’s shopping district and historical sites. South Wales history There are fantastic places to find out about South Wales’ historic past. From Cardiff Castle to the Glamorgan Heritage Coast, plan your adventure.