Blaenavon’s industrial landscape is a living, breathing reminder of the time when Welsh coal powered the world’s industries. Read on for our local's guide to discovering the fascinating industrial history around this World Heritage Site.
With over 800 miles of coastline, Wales offers watery excitement for kids of all ages. Travel writer Jeremy Head, wife Karen and 8 year old son Joe spent a day exploring the Menai Strait between Anglesey and North Wales at the Plas Menai National Outdoor Centre
The Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, South Wales, won global acclaim for hosting a NATO Summit and the Ryder Cup. It’s poised to become a major international conference centre. Read on to find out why this extraordinary leisure complex, set in 2,000 acres (809ha) of parkland in the hills north of Newport, is also the perfect place for a family weekend break.
We have our signature festivals here in Wales - such as Hay Festival and Green Man - but if you’re looking for something in between these, there’s plenty to choose from. If you're interested in a bit of outdoors fun and alternative culture - read on!