Cardiff is the capital of Wales and for good reason. With Cardiff Castle, bustling shops, sports stadiums and more, Cardiff is the central hub of life in Wales and world renowned for such events as Winter Wonderland held every year at Christmas time.
In the 1800’s the town itself really started to grow as Cardiff became one of the main ports for coal mining as well as the establishing a military presence in 1877. Since 1955 Cardiff has officially been the Capital city of Wales and has a vital role in the country’s culture, shopping, administrative and sporting facilities.
There is never a dull moment to be found in Cardiff as it is always busy, whether you want to stay in a gorgeous hotel after a night out at the theatre or you’ve just enjoyed a rugby game and would like a bite to eat, there is always something to do in this city. The cost of living in Cardiff is also 41% less expensive than living in London and with all the amenities on offer, this makes it a great place to stay and live a vibrant lifestyle.