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Explore our Epic shorelines as part of Wales’ Year of the Sea celebrations

In 2018 we’re celebrating Wales’ outstanding coastline, and inviting visitors to discover epic experiences all around our shores. This is our Year of the Sea. The 870- mile Wales Coast Path passes seascapes of breath-taking variety, hundreds of beaches, harbours, … Continue reading

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Towns and Villages in the Brecon Beacons National Park

Our National Park is ringed with characterful market towns while, further inside our Park, the River Usk, the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal and the shores of Llangorse Lake are dotted with pleasant country villages and sleepy hamlets. Together, our towns … Continue reading

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Our Guide to Merthyr Tydfil

Merthyr Tydfil lies just to the south of the National Park’s boundary and is the perfect setting for a wide range of activities and attractions. Days out for all the family can be spent in the local forests and hills … Continue reading

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Christmas Independent Shopping

Beer Revolution – Ale upstarts storming Hay Castle **Amazing castle grounds location **Hundreds of beers from top Welsh, UK, US and world microbreweries **New online store champions Welsh craft beer **Buy the current Champion Beer of Britain online A crumbling … Continue reading

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♪ ♫ ♬ Brecon Jazz Festival Guide! ♪

♪ ♫ ♬  Who’s ready for the Brecon Jazz?!  ♪ ♫ ♬  Music, summer and a picturesque town that’s surrounded by mountains.  Where else would you want to be this weekend other than the Brecon Jazz Festival? The Brecon Jazz … Continue reading

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May Bank Holiday Weekend Things To Do!

One: Discover Welsh gold at Dolaucothi Gold Mines These unique gold mines are set amid wooded hillsides overlooking the beautiful Cothi Valley.  2,000 years ago, the powerful Romans left behind a glimpse of gold-mining methods. The harsh mining environment continued in … Continue reading

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In the Brecon Beacons – Guest Blog

Here’s an excellent guest blog by Trevelyan May who regularly visits the Brecon Beacons for walking breaks. “The Brecon Beacons are beautiful. Increasingly, I have discovered the wonder of this area and enjoyed its secrets. I first came to this area … Continue reading

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