Wales is a country in the United Kingdom, bordering England to the east. The Irish Sea separates it and Ireland. According to the 2011 census it has a population of 3,063,456 and has a total area of 20,779km. There are over 1,680 miles of coastline in Wales and the majority of mainland Wales is very mountainous, with higher peaks in the north and central areas, including Snowdon. The south of Wales is the birthplace of the industrial revolution, spewing up coal that would power a revolution in the modern world.
Wales is most frequently entered via the M54 and the M50, however there are many other roads that can be taken to enter. There are two airports in Wales, Aberporth Airport and Cardiff Airport.