Keep, Cardiff Castle.
Seen in Explore at #15. Close up of flag here: www.flickr.com/photos/wentloog/2470923474/ Founded by Robert Fitzhamon, the Norman Lord of Gloucester, Cardiff Castle Keep was built in the 11th century on the site of a Roman Fort.
The Ruins of Carreg Cennen Castle
When you travel to Wales, budget time to explore the ruined castles that dot the Welsh countryside, especially Castell Carreg Cennen , located within Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales.
How Wales now cherishes castles built to conquer it!
These four castles built by Edward I in Wales in the 13th century are now a collective World Heritage Site. They are certainly the best castles to visit in Wales!
Carew Castle: Carew Castle is justly celebrated as one of the most magnificent castles of south Wales. Its position is low-lying, but still prominent in the flat land around the tidal reaches of the Carew river. The castle stands at the end of a ridge at a strategically excellent site commanding a crossing point of the then-still navigable river.
The 4 Impressive World Heritage Castles of Wales
If you are planning to visit northern Wales, visit at least one of the UNESCO World Heritage listed castles built by King Edward I in the 13th century. We show you all four castles, tell you a little about their history, and finally let you know, which one you shouldn't miss!
A Diverse History of Wales – in Ruins
Appreciate the diverse history of wales by visiting ancient burial sites, Roman ruins, and castles, churches or abbeys, whether in ruins or restored.
St Davids Bishop Palace
St. Davids, Pembrokeshire, Wales The city of St Davids is situated on the far south west coast of Wales. Granted city status by Queen Elizabeth II because of the presence of the cathedral St Davids is in reality a small attractive village. Situated within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, St Davids is surrounded by spectacular coastal scenery renowned for its beauty and abundance of wildlife.