If you have studied the history of United Kingdom, you must have come across the name Cardiff. Cardiff is the largest city and the capital of Wales. In the case of United Kingdom, it is the tenth largest city. Even though people do not know much about Cardiff, there are quite some interesting facts about it. It is because of all these that Cardiff is being hailed as the fastest growing city in the United Kingdom.
Currently, Cardiff is the base for the majority of the nation’s sporting and cultural institutions, the Welsh national media, as well as the seat for the National assembly for Wales. Other than that, it is also considered to be the chief commercial center for the country.
Besides being very strong in terms of economy, Cardiff is also very well-known for its hotels (A cheap example for you to stay at is The River House). This is because they have been known to provide some of the best bed and breakfasts in the region. This is because majority of the independent hotels and guest houses are owned in very small numbers. This is why you will often find the owners to be available at your service. They are not only welcoming and friendly, but they also try their level best to make you feel instantly at ease.
Even though you might be thinking that since Cardiff is not at the hub of all the happening things, you are very much mistaken. You would be surprised to find how modern Cardiff has truly become. Basically, you will be able to find a mixture of both old and new in Cardiff. On one hand, you will be able to experience the very rich history and heritage of Cardiff. One of the finest examples of it is the Cardiff Castle. Yes, you will actually be able to fulfil your desires of visiting a real-life castle. On the other hand, you will be able to see the wide variety of nighttime activities as well as other recreational and leisure activities. In terms of musicals and plays, you will always find something or the other going on. And they are performed in such a beautiful manner that you will just be blown away.