Cardiff is one of the most popular tourist attractions in all of Europe. Located in Wales, there are hundreds of things to do for any type of traveler. There is a rich history there that attracts all walks of life, as well as an underlying sense of adventure for those that seek that type of thing.
One of the most famous of Cardiff’s attractions are her castles. Some of these castles are thousands of years old. The most famous by far is the Cardiff Castle, which is righ in the middle of the town. It was re-done in a Gothic style in the year 1860, and is quite amazing. This is one of the must-see attractions, as it is easy to get to, and tours run all day long. Even if you are not into history, this castle is definitely worth checking out.
If you are more into physical activities, then Cardiff Bay might be for you. There are many water-related activities for you to enjoy there, as well as waterfront hotels and restaurants to visit.
Cardiff is also know for more extreme activities, such as canyoning, paintball, climbing, caving and white-water rafting. No matter what your preference, you will be able to find something to do in Cardiff.
When you are exhausted from the extreme activities, or if you just want a more relaxed experience, Cardiff is also famous for its’ shopping. There is everything from clothing from popular designers to Victorian-themed antiques and clothes. For a relaxing shopping experience, Cardiff cannot be beat.
No matter what type of traveler you are, or what kind of experience you are looking for, Cardiff has something to please even the pickiest of tourists. Whether you want a purely historical experience, or an adventurous experience, or a little bit of both, beautiful Cardiff is there to please you.