Travel Blogs from Cardiff
Today we left the home of the Beatles behind and traveled onto Cardiff. We made our first successful train transfer and made it here with no difficulties. Once in the city we checked in and began exploring. We decided to go for a traditional English afternoon tea at Pettigrew Tea Rooms. It was delicious! We had a choice of three sandwiches, tea, and a slice of ...
Left Plymouth this morning for Glastonbury the site of the rock music festival, whilst a bit alternative it is a pretty little village, old buildings etc. Then drove through green English rolling countryside to Bath. Toured the famous Roman baths ( with a few thousand tourists) _ it is however a classic roman site and another attractive English city. Finally crossed the Severn into Wales and spent night at ...
... of the beach. This festival takes place between April and October and changes theme each year. This year's theme, 'Once upon a time’, was interpreted in some beautiful sand sculpture. A sandy Paddington Bear greeted visitors at the entrance. Beyond the entrance were sculptures of novels such as Matilda, Beatrix Potter, Gulliver’s travels, Black Beauty, Alice in Wonderland, The Brothers Grimm Fairytales and the Lion, the Witch and the ...
... lot to me and I am happy we drove out there. We got back around 5 and started packing our suitcases. Gaye and John ran to the store and when they got back made a vegetable and meat lasagna with a salad. For dessert we had fresh berries with cream. The dinner was fantastic! We are now heading to bed as we have to get up early to catch our flight to Dublin. Once we get there we are off to the races again and will be running to see ...
... WRONG! And Bristol proves this.
Admittedly I had an ulterior motive for going, as I was president of Slow Food on Campus Portsmouth for 2014 and the main reason I went was to meet the London HQ team. Oh, who am I kidding, I went for free food. I don't think I read past that bit on the invite....
However, whilst in Rome as they say! So, on a surprisingly sunny Monday morning I took a train through ...
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