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A Cardiff travel guide – a fairytale castle, a glittering bay and organic food markets

The Welsh spirit shines through on a Cardiff city break. Book a Cardiff hotel to experience a city with a vibrant arts scene, dazzling waterfront and a taste of the great outdoors.

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Nightlife & Entertainment in Cardiff

When it comes to clubs and pubs, Cardiff's got a reputation as one of the wildest cities in the UK. But, while it can certainly get pretty raucous on the capital's streets after dark, there are more sophisticated pleasures to be had as well, along with artisan drinking spots and an exceptional arts cinema.

Family Friendly Attractions in Cardiff

The Welsh capital makes a thrilling day out for the family – after all, you and the kids can come face to face with eerie aliens and rampaging robots in one of the country's top sci-fi attractions. Tranquil green spaces and interactive museums add to the allure for visitors of all ages.

Arts and Culture in Cardiff

As you might expect from a capital city, Cardiff has a wealth of cultural attractions to keep visitors busy. They range from world-class performance venues to stately museums filled with masterpieces, as well as regal Victorian landmarks left to the city by its uber-wealthy 19th century citizens.

Where to Stay in Cardiff – a neighbourhood guide

Whether you want to wander a sprawling castle, shop in glass-clad shopping havens, or simply sit watching over wide open sea, you'll find it all in the Welsh capital of Cardiff. With lavish options complete with spas, saunas, and opulent service, to mid-range guesthouses and hotels designed with the business trip in mind, this is a city which has something to suit all tastes, requirements, and budgets.

Cardiff Shopping Guide – where and what to shop and buy

Cardiff is a city on the rise and is fast becoming one of the UK’s foremost shopping destinations. From the sparkling shopping complex at its very heart that houses the biggest high street names, to cosy arcades and markets, there's something to suit every style, taste, and budget. And whether you’re after something for your home, wardrobe, or garden, there are more than enough places where you can source that perfect item.

Where to Eat in Cardiff – a food and dining guide

As a modern and thriving capital city, Cardiff has a variety of smart restaurants serving delicious dishes from all over the world. Thanks to the revamping of the city center, you'll never be far from swanky places to dine, and popular cuisine includes Thai, Italian, and Indian. There's an array of different areas to find sumptuous grub, from the sun-flecked waters of Cardiff Bay to the chic streets of the gleaming urban core.

Top 10 cultural things to do in Cardiff

A talent for hitting high notes, a strong sense of identity and forward-thinking architecture have made Cardiff one of Europe's most culturally exciting cities. Book a Cardiff hotel and immerse yourself in Cardiff‘s culture.

Cardiff Travel Tips

The capital city of Wales, Cardiff is a blend of historic charm and contemporary hedonism – a city where you can stroll from a sprawling castle to a swanky cocktail bar in a matter of minutes. Surrounded by the lush, rolling South Wales countryside, it's a place to party and a place to have fun with the family, any time of year.

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