Caerphilly Castle – in the south Wales, about 5km north of the city Cardiff.
Caerphilly Castle was the first object of hastily drawn plan: The Welsh have
entered into English territory. XIII century castle built quite good condition
today, although the southeast tower will soon fall off. However, the other(two
of them reconstructed) seems to stand still millennium. It is the largest castle
in Wales, which is surrounded by the water. Inside the castle is often filmed
documentaries and other films and the biggest hall people can rent for the
weddings or other celebrations.
B.B.N.P – major landmark – the
mountains. It is impossible not to notice
on the slopes the grazing of sheeps.
Baken Brecon – sierra in southeast
Wales, in the Cumbrian mountains. The
highest peak of mountain is over 886
meters. In the middle of the mountains
built a national park, which includes the
black mountains. Prevail in the territory
- the mountains, heaths, forests, valleys,
very tall waterfalls and plants. The most
popular tourist attraction – climbing.
Cross form St. David’s church was mentioned in the XII century. It is
in the southeast of Wales. In 1620 was built a tower at church. XX
century the church was restored. From the ancient are preserved two
dish for holy water, font, also there is preserved a stone with
superimposed cross and ring, who survived from ancient Celtic
times. Later in the XII century bishop St. David built a palace, where
from 1175 lived Giraldi Cambrens. Even now slightly to the North
people can see surviving ruins.
Cardiff – in 76 established Roman
stronghold, capital of Wales, the
largest city in Wales, located on the
northern shore of the Bristol bay and
near the Tafo river outfall. Seaport is
very important and the airport is
international. In Cardiff is a lot of
skyscrapers, the square where many
small shops. There is a lot of old
buildings in line with the new. This
year, the city celebrated 111 years.
Cardiff became the capital of Wales in
Snowdonia - natural region and national park in north-west Wales, in
Cumbrian mountains. It is the second largest in the United Kingdom
Park, whose area is 2170 square kilometers. It’s a wild territory,
which live 26 thousand people, of which 62 % are talking Welsh
language. One of the most important objects in the park - the
mountains and valleys. Here stands the highest mountain in Wales,
Snowdonia - (1085)m. Snowdonia is also rich in lakes, oak forests,
wetlands. There are growing rare species of plants.
Blast furnace and the full complex
is one of the most important
British industrial heritage sites. It
is particularly well-preserved iron
furnace, built by Joseph Kendall
about 1755 years. The main item
on the outside - a huge 9 m (30 ft)
diameter water wheel turns
bellows. It remained the only
perfect condition because the
main building during the past year
was used as a warehouse and
later as a sawmill. Furnace well
smoke and pulls.