Travel Blogs from Cardiff
Stage one of our journey...arrived at Bristol bus station (an hour early). Having a coffee and a blueberry muffin to keep us going until we get to the airport. I found one of Tilly's cat hairs on my trousers and felt a bit emotional and homesick already. But it's cold and raining here in Bristol City centre, so I'm sure when the 36 degree heat of Bangkok hits me I will forget all about the ...
Finally, today's the day! We fly tonight from Heathrow. This morning will be spent finishing off final bits of packing-checking what's packed, unpacking it and repacking it! The house will have a final quick clean to leave it tidy for our house guests Tim and Hannah, amble food will be laid out for the cats, Adam will spend ages pretending to tie up all the loose ends of work and I will faff around deciding which shoes to wear to the airport. Then we will be on our ...
... lovely flight, good seats, nice food and on a half empty plane loads of room. However another delay, due to weather conditions we could not land and had to circle the city for well over an hour, but we did have great views of the mighty Himalayas. Through the airport into a taxi and drove to Boudhanath through a very smoggy city. Our guest house is right in the heart of Boudha, just minutes from the Great Stupa and after settling in I left Jess to rest whilst I went a ...
So this had been a very very busy week, but there was still 2 more events to wrap up my reading week before heading back to Bangor! First stop- Haley's school! Haley is a friend from home, and so it was super awesome to be able to see her again and spend the weekend at her school! I think that we have seen each other more here than we are able to see each other at home, but that makes it even better! Anyway, we had a fun night just chilling and be able to relax- by that point I was ...
... leg brain), an gentleman abruptly told me the toilets were down that way. Helpful, but there's no sugarcoating the fact that I was being totally clueless.
Anyway, we of course did not see the water taxi so ended up walking down to Cardiff Bay, which isn't actually that bad of a walk when your feet aren't starting to develop blisters. Cardiff Bay was once a sea port used for the transport of coal, but now that that industry ...
Other places to stay in Cardiff
City Centre, Cardiff | 4 star hotelfrom $120
Butetown, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $90
- Good Weekend at The Future Inn
- Future inn cardiff-great value
- Ideal hotel in Cardiff
Adamsdown, Cardiff | 4 star hotelfrom $90
- What a surprise...
- Hotel is top banana!
- Best Rooms In Cardiff....
City Centre, Cardiff | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Sleep? why bother.
- OK, but not a 4 star hotel
- Not what I expect from a four star hotel
City Centre, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $120
- Superb location and very nice rooms
- Poor Relation in the Hilton chain
- Spurious Entry
City Centre, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $107
- Great value, great location.
- New Years Eve - No Problems
- Standard of the Room was poor
City Centre, Cardiff | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Super City Center Hotel
- Seen better days I'm afraid
City Centre, Cardiff | 4 star hotelfrom $140
- Too many problems to be good!
- Very comfortable & convenient
- The marriot
Butetown, Cardiff | 4 star hotelfrom $108
- Not impressed for what we paid
- Terrible staff!!!
- Absolutley fine
Butetown, Cardiff | 4 star hotelfrom $144
- A load of c**p!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
- Great service, fantastic spa
St. Mary Street, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $85
- Cardiff A Wonderful City- Great Hotel/Food/Sightseeing
- Angel - Perhaps the staff but not the facilities.
- NOT 4 STAR !!
City Centre, Cardiff | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Fantastic hotel !
- An Excellent Choice For Cardiff
- Excellent Business Hotel
Pentwyn, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $63
Copthorne Way, Culverhouse Cross, Cardiff | 4 star hotelfrom $86
- Not quite what is was
- A pleasant stay
Butetown, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $69
- Loved The Lodge
- Everything was good!
Butetown, Cardiff | 2 star hotelfrom $95
City Centre, Cardiff | 2 star hotelfrom $74
- Pleasantly surprised
- Very Disappointing
- The price is right
City Centre, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $82
- No complaints about the Royal
- We like the Royal but they need to sort out breakfast
- Lovely rooms
Whitchurch - Tongwynlais, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $59
City Centre, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $80
Pontprennau - Old St. Mellons, Cardiff | 2 star hotelfrom $55
City Centre, Cardiff | 2 star hotelfrom $58
- Good Hotel at a good Price
- Good and basic.
Pontprennau - Old St. Mellons, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $90
Butetown, Cardiff | Hotelfrom $46
- What a Bargain!
- Was für ein Schnäppchen!
- Absolutely brilliant!
Castleton, Cardiff | 3 star hotelfrom $79
Pontprennau - Old St. Mellons, Cardiff | 2 star hotelfrom $63