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Castles in the Brecon Beacons National Park

Wales is home to some of Europe’s finest surviving medieval castles. Here in the Brecon Beacons, we have our fair share. Perhaps the most dreamy and dramatic of all are the weathered remains of Carreg Cennen Castle, perched high up on … Continue reading

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Free entry to Cadw sites as Wales makes history at the Euros

What is CADW?  Cadw is a Welsh word meaning ‘to keep’ or ‘to protect’. Cadw is the Welsh Government’s historic environment service working for an accessible and well-protected historic environment for Wales. Cadw is part of the Welsh Government’s Economy, Science … Continue reading

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Fancy staying next to one of our Castles?

Brecon Beacons Holiday Cottages have all sorts of cottages in the Brecon Beacons – for groups, couples and families, in the mountains, by the stream or right in town. Here are their some suggestions which are close to some of our … Continue reading

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Our Alternative Guide to St. Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air and there is nowhere more romantic the Brecon Beacons if you’re looking to splash out or just splash around. If you’re an old-fashioned romantic or if you’re looking for some alternative activities this year, let … Continue reading

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