Cardiff only became the capital of Wales in 1955, but it’s taken to the role like a duck to water. From its ancient fort to the ultra-modern waterfront, what the city lacks in scale it more than makes up for in culture and entertainment.

St Fagans

Explore the glorious grounds of St Fagans, where the past is brought to life through the reconstruction of our ancestors’ society and livelihood.

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Jacob’s Market

Whether you’re looking for antique trinkets or the perfect coffee spot with a friend, you’ll find it all in this quirky and vibrant Cardiff market.

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The Clink

The Clink is the first restaurant to employ prisoners and rehabilitate ex-offenders. But don’t worry, the food is far from prison standard.

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The Doctor Who Experience

EXTERMINATE that craving for adventure and satisfy your inner Time Lord. From Daleks to Cybermen, help the Doctor defeat a whole universe of monsters.

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The Vaults

Travel down the rabbit hole into an underground world of music you won’t want to return from, and discover the best names in house, techno and drum & bass.

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