The top Airbnb destination in Wales and where you can stay there

New research has revealed the UK’s highest rated areas for Airbnbs and a Welsh market town makes the top 10 list. Over the years, since its launch in 2008, this online platform has become increasingly popular as a way for people to find their own unique accommodation, from staying in a room at someone’s home… Continue reading The top Airbnb destination in Wales and where you can stay there

The delicious Christmas treats you can indulge in right now

We all love a festive pasty and turkey dinner roll, but in Wales, the Christmas treats you can eat aren’t just simply a take on that special roast enrobed in delicious carbs. There’s lots more to indulge in this December, including sweet treats, hot chocs and well, just drool-worthy snacks and lunches. Read more :… Continue reading The delicious Christmas treats you can indulge in right now

The celebrities who have made a new life for themselves in Wales

2021 has seen Wales become something of a magnet for famous people. From Hollywood stars like Tom Hardy and Liz Hurley to comedians like Russell Brand and Alan Carr, all manner of celebs have been spotted here in recent months – be they on holiday or filming some latest project. But what about those who… Continue reading The celebrities who have made a new life for themselves in Wales

The remote hilltop site marking a brutal murder which changed Welsh history

It’s known as the Revenge Stone. Standing high on a hilltop in the Black Mountains it overlooks a dark forest where a wealthy nobleman was once ambushed and killed, an incident which helped change Welsh history. In April 1135 the Norman Lord of Ceredigion, Richard de Clare, had been returning home to Cardigan after visiting… Continue reading The remote hilltop site marking a brutal murder which changed Welsh history

I’m black and I’m Welsh and I don’t have to choose between them

“Where are you from?” “Cardiff” “No… where are you REALLY from?” “Umm… still Cardiff?” “No… like where are YOUR PARENTS from?” My parents are also from Cardiff – but I’ve had this conversation too many times to know it doesn’t end until I answer what they want to hear: Africa, India, Portugal, wherever, as long… Continue reading I’m black and I’m Welsh and I don’t have to choose between them

13 wildlife and zoo experiences in Wales to get close to animals you never normally see

Shady woodlands, rocky shorelines and rolling green countryside, Wales has a diverse range of landscapes that are rich with wildlife. There are many places you can spot animals in the wild as well as a range of farm and zoo attractions where the kids can meet sheep, goats and pigs and an array of more… Continue reading 13 wildlife and zoo experiences in Wales to get close to animals you never normally see

Scenic cycling routes in Wales that will have you jumping on your bike

Jumping on a bike is an eco-friendly way of seeing some of Wales’ beautiful landscapes and improving your fitness at the same time. Thankfully, the cycling revolution is truly underway here in Wales with more cycle paths, mountain-bike routes and cycling tours being developed across the country. We’ve got a selection of lush biking routes… Continue reading Scenic cycling routes in Wales that will have you jumping on your bike