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Portmeirion Wales: Italian and Welsh Wonder

Usually associated with grey slate homes, rising snowcapped peaks and deep clad forests, Wales doesn’t seem like the type of place where you would stumble into an Italian village. Yet Portmeirion Wales  with its pastel colored Mediterranean architecture, its grandiose fountains and its lush…


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Remote Luxury Hideaways in Wales

Wales; home of the poets, the rising cut chasm of Snowdonia, the deep arced valleys of green and the wild coast with its furious Atlantic swell. With its mystic druid history, its unfathomable language, its rooted Celtic stories and its unsurpassable beauty Wales is the perfect remedy for the soul.…


Wales – A Historical Goldmine

As a Welsh girl, born in the country’s capital, Cardiff, but now living in Portugal, the saying ‘You can take the girl out of Wales, but you can’t take Wales out of the girl’ is such a true statement. It’s incredibly rich history is firmly woven into its glorious tapestry of rolling hills,…


Cardiff - A City Transformed

Despite being designated capital of Wales in 1955, it took some considerable time for Cardiff to grow into its status as the largest and most prestigious city in the country. Once an industrial and commercial hub, particularly for the Welsh ‘black gold’ of coal which was shipped around the world…


10 Castles in Wales for History Lovers

Stirring a sense of awe and wonder, Welsh castles emblem the country’s rich heritage. Wales is popularly called the ‘Land of Castles’ and the magnificence of Welsh castles is well-known with each boasting a thrilling past. The moment you step in and stare at the architecture, you’ll be transported…