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Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan

The perfect blend of culture, creativity, city, coast and countryside

Welcome to Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan!

Whether you’re looking for culture, shopping or fantastic pubs, Cardiff has it all. While you’re here don’t miss the Vale of Glamorgan, it’s the perfect place for a day out, take a walk or simply chill out on the beach.

If you love food, our guide to Cardiff’s restaurants will definitely whet your appetite. Shopaholic? It doesn’t get much better than stylish Cardiff, so have a browse of our recommendations for the best shopping. If you’re after a party, Cardiff’s nightlife has one of the strongest reputations of any city in the UK so here’s where to go. Or perhaps you’re more of a history buff? There’s plenty in and around the city to keep you occupied soaking up the culture, exploring the past or just seeing the sights. Cardiff’s cultural life is apparent as soon as you hit the city, it is positively awash with festivals, museums, theatres and galleries.

Whatever it is you’re looking for in Cardiff, let our informative blogs help shape your travel plans!

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Read our Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan visitor blogs

Some of the best family attractions to visit in and around Cardiff
Things to do

Some of the best family attractions to visit in and around Cardiff

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A guide to the best shopping centres, arcades and markets in Cardiff
Shopping

A guide to the best shopping centres, arcades and markets in Cardiff

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Top 10 reasons to visit Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan
Things to do

Top 10 reasons to visit Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan

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Top 10 things to do in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan
Things to do

Top 10 things to do in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan

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How to spend 48 hours in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan
Things to do

How to spend 48 hours in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan

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Getting to and around Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan
Travel

Getting to and around Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan

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