South Glamorgan Travel Guide

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Cardiff

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1032,2996,131

Barry

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80,260,7

Penarth

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43,132,6

Saint Fagans

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86,335,0

Llantwit Major

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21,117,0

Sully

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2,10,0

Cardiff

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  • Cardiff Castle

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Cardiff Things to Do

    The remains of a Roman wall visible inside the Visitors centre of Cardiff Castle are the earliest evidence of the site being used for human occupation. There is a short animated video showing the growth and development of the castle from about 200AD to the present day and from the film you can see that the castle had undergone many periods of...

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  • Lincoln House Hotel

    Cardiff Hotels

    This is a Victorian town home that has been nicely restored to a very comfortable and modern hotel....

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  • Pubs/Bars

    4 out of 5 stars

    Cardiff Restaurants

    The Crockerton is a Lloyds No.1 Bar on Greyfriars Road in the center of Cardiff and one of 5 Wetherspoons pubs in the centre of Cardiff, Not quite as busy as the Prince of Wales and close to the Theatres. It is clean and tidy and like all Wetherspoons pubs does nice food that is consistent and reliable as well as having some great offers. The...

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Barry

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  • Barry - the pebbles.

    Barry Things to Do

    I spent 2 months in Barry in the summer of 1960, what means that this tip will not be "very helpful" for the present tourist. With one exception: the pebbles of the Knap beach at Barry.I was used to the Belgian sandy beaches so that the sight of the pebbles was a total surprise for me. Large and spherical pebbles on a somewhat steep beach allowing...

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  • Innkeepers Lodge Cardiff Airport

    Barry Hotels

    Port Road West, Barry, CF62 3BA, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

  • Dyffryn Gardens

    Barry Off The Beaten Path

    The gardens of Dyffryn House are Grade 1 listed. They include lawns, arboretum. a Pompeian Garden [registered for civil weddings], heather garden, panel garden, theatre garden as well as water features.They are beautiful and well maintained.It takes several hours to wander around the vast estate and enjoy all it has to offer.The Gardens are open...

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Penarth

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  • NIce Old Pub, Great Location

    Penarth Restaurants

    I first visited The Captains Wife after visiting Cosmoston Medieval Village. we only had a drink but Vicki had eaten here loads of times and said the food was really nice. It is a Vintage Inn like The Travellers Rest near Caerphilly or the Hartshead Inn near Oldham, both of which i have now been to on many occasions. The food in Vintage Inns is...

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  • Manor House Hotel

    Penarth Hotels

    Sully Road, Penarth, CF64 2TQ, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Penarth Pavillion and Pier

    Penarth Things to Do

    From Victorian times Penarth has been a popular place for visitors. It has a pier, a good beach and attractive buildings. There is also a marina where a number of boats can be seen. the houses near the marina are also attractive.

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Saint Fagans

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  • St Mary's Church, st Fagans

    Saint Fagans Things to Do

    Opposite the entrance to St Fagan's castle is the church.There was no entry but I walked roung the churchyard wherestones date from the 1700s to the present day. The stones varied from crosses, flat graves, tombs and other edifices.

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  • Other buildings round St Fagan's castle

    Saint Fagans Things to Do

    Other buildings can be seen when walking around the castle grounds. There is an interesting Threshing barn with interesting lattice type walls which allowed the dust to leave the building. Unfortunately there was no entry, but a window was open so I was able to take a peek inside.The Woollen mill included a loom and other machinery.There was a boat...

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  • The castle and its gardens

    Saint Fagans Things to Do

    Having seen the Museum of Welsh Life, we thought we'd seen everything. However, we decided to have an afternoon out and found ourselves back in St Fagan's. THis time we were at the back entrance, leading to the castle or Elizabethan manor house . Inside the rooms available for visitors to see were rather dark and surprisingly small, except for the...

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Llantwit Major

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  • The Old White Hart

    Llantwit Major Things to Do

    Described as the Oldest house in the Town this great old Inn seems to have a history that seems mixed with the Old Swan and so it is unclear when it ceased to be a residence and became an Inn.

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  • St. Illtud's Church

    Llantwit Major Things to Do

    Originally a Celtic site founded around 500 AD and comprised of a Church, Monastery, school and mission centre. The West Church was built by the Normans around 100 and extended into the East Church during the 13th Century.There are two ruined building, the one at the West end is the galilee chapel and a chantry that was founded by the Raglan...

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  • War Memorial

    Llantwit Major Things to Do

    In the centre of town between the Old Swan and the White Hart is the war memorial which is in the form of a celtic cross

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Sully

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  • Great Vintage Pub

    Sully Restaurants

    I first visited The Captains Wife after visiting Cosmoston Medieval Village. we only had a drink but Vicki had eaten here loads of times and said the food was really nice. It is a Vintage Inn like The Travellers Rest near Caerphilly or the Hartshead Inn near Oldham, both of which i have now been to on many occasions. The food in Vintage Inns is...

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  • fossil footprints

    Sully Things to Do

    We had been told that the fossil footprints of dinosaurs couldbe seen in the rocks at Sully, so we set off in search of them.We were told we would be able to park the car and walk down to the beach. Easier said than done. Mention had been made of a West Recycling Complex, which we found, but after after asking we were directed somewhere less...

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