Mid Glamorgan Travel Guide

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Porthcawl

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Caerphilly

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Bridgend

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Merthyr Tydfil

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Aberdare

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4,24,1

Porth

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Pontypridd

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Maesteg

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Porthcawl

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  • Lovely Food, Traditional Pub

    Porthcawl Restaurants

    This traditional looking pub is in the village of Laleston not far from Porthcawl. The entrance is off the car park and not through the front door (which is now the entrance to the upstairs flat)The interior of the pub has a homely feel and has an array of curiosities on numerous shelves, backs of seats and on the walls. To the right of the bar is...

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  • On the Prom

    Porthcawl Restaurants

    This is a nice pub on the front at Porthcawl, don't be fooled by the exterior. The interior is really nice and comfortable, we only had a drink here but the food looked lovely with very generous helpings. I have visited again quite a few times and the menu has been updated and improved and they do some nice offers on different days, Mondays sees...

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  • Lovely Pub and Grub!

    Porthcawl Restaurants

    This lovely pub is situated near to Ogmore Castle so if your visiting the Castle it really is worth calling in for some food, I had Fish and Chips, It came in a basket lined with greaseproof paper in the guise of news paper, It was really nice, great chips and lovely Fish.The pub has a nice atmosphere and the have live music every week

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Caerphilly

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  • A Lovely Pub

    Caerphilly Restaurants

    The Travelers rest is a lovely pub on Caerphilly mountain. It was probably an old cottage of farm house years ago and has a lovely thatched roof, it has been extended but has retained and great features inside like the old fire places which would be lovely to sit around on a cold winter day.We called here for lunch after exploring the nearby ruins...

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  • Premier Inn Caerphilly Crossways

    Caerphilly Hotels

    Crossways Business Park, Pontypandy, Caerphilly, CF83 3NL, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • The Moat!

    Caerphilly Warnings and Dangers

    The Moat at Caerphilly Castle can be very dangerous! don't go swimming or paddling init, especially if the siege engines are operating as you might get a big lump of hard mud on your head!

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Bridgend

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  • Ogmore Castle

    Bridgend Off The Beaten Path

    We followed brown castle symbols and found this wonderful spot by the river Ewenny. It is about two and a half miles south west of Bridgend. There are warnings about sudden floods and the danger to parked cars, but we took the risk. The castle is on a slightly elevated area above where stepping stones ford the river. It was once an important...

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  • Coed-Y-Mwstwr Hotel

    Bridgend Hotels

    Coychurch, Bridgend, CF35 6AF, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • River Ewenny stepping stones

    Bridgend Off The Beaten Path

    Beside Ogmore castle are stepping stones at the most suitable place for a ford, which is why the castle was situated here. Some of the stones require quite a large step to reach, but crossing should be possible for anyone with reasonable balance. The crossing leads to the village of Merthy Maur. The whole area is pleasant with the river running...

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Merthyr Tydfil

  • Cyfarthfa Castle

    Merthyr Tydfil Things to Do

    Cyfarthfa Castle was built in 1824 and is an impressive monument to the Industrial Revolution. Once a Regency mansion, it now houses a magnificent museum and art gallery. The basement atmospherically recalls over 3,000 years of history in this important Welsh town, whilst the restored upper floors are a grand setting for the art displays and the...

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  • Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel

    Merthyr Tydfil Hotels

    Cwm Taf (on the A470), Cwmtaf, CF48 2HY, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Will try something else next time...

    Merthyr Tydfil Restaurants

    The Red Cow Inn is situated just North of Merthyr Tydfil in the picturesque village of Pontsticill. It is a great country pub with a lovely roaring fire in the winter and outside seating with great mountain views in the summer. We called in on a cold winters day & were really glad of the warmth provided by the open fire. They serve home cooked...

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Aberdare

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  • Museum

    Aberdare Things to Do

    Aberdare has one of the best museums in the Valleys its the Cynon Valley Museum and Gallery and the entrance is free, (Situated next to to the Tesco supermarket) it portrays the social history and deprevation of the Valley people in the nineteenth century. More than half the children born in this valley died before they were five years old.

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  • The Baverstock

    Aberdare Hotels

    Heads Of The Valleys Road, Aberdare, United Kingdo

  • Dare Valley Country Park

    Aberdare Things to Do

    Dare Valley Country Park is a great, accessible way for you to enjoy the countryside. The area has been landscaped on reclaimed mine fields. In 1971, the redundant coal tips were removed, the River Dare was re-routed and two lakes were created. The Country Park was opened in 1973. It is situated about 2 miles North of Aberdare town Centre. The...

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Pontypridd

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  • everything homemade

    Pontypridd Restaurants

    This pub is in Hawthorn, just outside of Pontypridd and it has just come under new management, changing for the better. Everything is made in the kitchen from scratch, whether it be salmon fish cakes of curries.The surroundings are pleasant with fresh flowers on the table and candles dotted around the place. The Steak is very nice. done exactly...

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  • Llechwen Hall Hotel

    Pontypridd Hotels

    Llanfabon, Pontypridd, CF37 4HP, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

  • Lovely grub !!

    Pontypridd Restaurants

    LOvely smells,goog quality foo,and served so well. To many to mention,but the Lamb Balti was lovely,they also do some Malaysian dishes.

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Maesteg

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  • A Great sit down cafe and chipshop

    Maesteg Restaurants

    A great bargain and good quality food, the staff are curteous and well dressed. Always a welcome in this cafe and a welcome break from the range of global cafes and franchises you see today. The breakfast is highly recommended. Full breakfast

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  • RENOVATE A HOUSE

    Maesteg Things to Do

    Many builders and property developers have used the buying property market to develop business's in maesteg. The interest in the property boom gave a free for all market for the modern property develop looking for a sizable profit from a investment.Personally, I have seen two houses transformed from old derelict sites to a first time buyers gem.

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