Tag Archives: Cadw

Caernarfon Castle, Wales

I love castles. Especially the medieval castles of North Wales. UNESCO agree with me, since they made The Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd a World Heritage Site in 1986. And my absolute favourite is Caernarfon Castle. … Continue reading

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Blaenavon Industrial Landscape World Heritage Site, Wales

The hills and valleys of South Wales are both beautiful and bleak. Centuries of industry, and mining in particular, have left abundant scars. The Blaenavon Industrial Landscape was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the year 2000. Covering an … Continue reading

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