In or near Barry, Tel: 01446 710206, www.fonmoncastle.com(10 miles, 15 km)
The castle has been occupied as a home since the 13th Century and is a magnificent Medieval castle. It's backed by woodland and surrounded by beautiful walled gardens, borders, flowering shrubs and unusual trees. A guided tour is a must!
In or near Llantwit Major, www.showmewales.co.uk/southwalescoast(14 miles, 22 km)
Llantwit Major is a small coastal town in the Vale of Glamorgan. The compact old town centre is a maze of little lanes, narrow streets, old inns and historic buildings. It's easy to explore on foot and you'll be amazed by the town's past.
In or near Newport City, Tel: 01633 414514, www.showmewales.co.uk/southwalescoast(11 miles, 18 km)
The city of Newport is steeped in Celtic, Roman, medieval and industrial heritage. It is just a short drive to Cardiff, Wales' capital city, the beautiful Wye Valley and the Brecon Beacons National Park.
In or near Cardiff, Tel: 02920 871214, www.showmewales.co.uk/southwalescoast(1 miles, 2 km)
Cardiff, is Europe’s youngest capital city and has been the capital city of Wales for around 50 years.