Wales is home to 6 cities; Cardiff, Newport, Swansea, Bangor, St Davids and St Asaph. Each of the Welsh cities is different but all offer a great range of attractions and landmarks that visitors are sure to enjoy experiencing and exploring.
Cardiff, the largest of the cities in Wales, is the capital and is a wonderful place to visit for a short break or a longer holiday. There is plenty to see and do around the city, with a great range of attractions and landmarks; for sports fans, the impressive Millenium Stadium is found in the heart of the city. To the south of the city is Cardiff Bay, a wonderful waterfront setting that is spread over 200 hectares around a freshwater lake.
Newport is situated on the banks of the River Usk and is 12 miles east of Cardiff. The city itself is packed with history and heritage, there are a number of landmarks and attractions that date back hundreds of years including Newport Castle and Newport Cathedral.Visitors here are sure to enjoy exploring all that this charming city has to offer.
The coastal city of Swansea is found in South Wales and it is a wonderful city that is home to a number of architectural finds and historic remains. There are a great range of amenities and attractions found in and around the city whilst there is also some stunning scenery found nearby with sites such as Three Cliffs Bay and the Black Mountain particularly popular.
Bangor, St Davids and St Asaph are 3 of the smallest cities in Britain. Bangor and St Asaph are found in the north of Wales whilst St Davids is found in the west of Wales, within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. Each of the cities offers a great range of shops, pubs and restaurants as well as some beautiful surroundingl landscapes.
A self-catering getaway in one of Wales' cities is a great way to spend some quality time with your friends or family. Each of the cities offers plenty to see and do and stunning Welsh landscapes can be found just a short distance outside.