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Cardigan Castle is one of the most important castles in Wales - the first stone castle built by a Welshman and the birthplace of the first eisteddfod in 1176.

In or near Cardigan

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Historic Newton House surrounded by Natural Nature Reserve and 18th century landscape with deer park and cosy cafe.

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In The Welsh Wind Distillery is an award-winning distillery specialising in gin and Welsh whisky. Overlooking Cardigan Bay, this distillery offers visitors gin making experiences and gin tasting experiences.

In or near Cardigan

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Gold mines in use from Roman times to the 20th century. These unique gold mines are set amid wooded hillsides overlooking the beautiful Cothi Valley.

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Breathtaking Rhossili bay, with its three mile long sandy beach, is overlooked by the Old Rectory, the most popular National Trust holiday cottage. Visible on the beach at low tide are the remains of the Helvetia, a ship wrecked in 1887

In or near Swansea

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Paxton's Tower is a Neo-Gothic folly erected in honour of Lord Nelson. It is situated on a hilltop near Llanarthney in the Towy Valley, Carmarthenshire and was built sometime between 1805 and 1808.

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Step back 500 years and discover how the Tudor merchant and his family would have lived in this fascinating three-storey house, situated close to the harbour within the historic walled town of Tenby.

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Harbwr Tenby Harbour Brewery

In or near Tenby

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A castle in name only but hugely impressive!

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There are few castles in Wales - or Europe for that matter - which can boast a more spectacular location than Carreg Cennen. Its ruins crown a precipitous crag in a remote corner of the Brecon Beacons National Park.

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Mighty medieval castle, Tudor mansion and poet’s hideout. This is the ‘brown as owls’ castle beloved of Dylan Thomas, Laugharne’s most famous resident.

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The Boathouse, where Dylan Thomas lived from 1949 to 1953, is now a heritage centre. The house now contains audio visual presentations, original furnishings and memorabilia and a selection of paintings, prints and photographs.

In or near Laugharne

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Magnificent medieval palace that rivalled its cathedral for glory.

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Bluestone Brewing is an eco-friendly brewery & events venue based on a working farm in North Pembrokeshire, Wales.

In or near Newport (Pembs)

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Your Ancient Adventure Awaits! Come and enjoy a prehistoric day out at Castell Henllys and immerse yourself in the Iron Age.

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High-society home with its very own watchtower

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Cilgerran is one of the most spectacularly sited castles in Wales. Its two great round towers loom high above the deep gorge of the River Teifi and the fast-flowing stream of the Plysog.

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The medieval Picton Castle was modernised in the 1700's and has a Georgian interior. The 40 acres of walled and woodland gardens at Picton Castle are part of the Royal Horticultural Society access scheme for beautiful gardens.

In or near Haverfordwest

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