Tag Archives: Merthyr Tydfil

Eating and Drinking around Merthyr Tydfil

You may be forgiven for thinking of Merthyr Tydfil as a depressing, run-down place which is a relic of the Industrial Revolution, but it does have a few things going for it; it’s arts centre for one, and its eateries … Continue reading

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St Fagans National History Museum, near Cardiff, South Wales

St Fagans National History Museum is an open air museum, although not in the same way that Göreme in Turkey is. St Fagans is a museum of Welsh buildings which reflect the way of life in Wales as it was … Continue reading

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Bute Town, Upper Rhymney Valley

I left south Wales about fifteen years ago and more or less managed not to go back. Now however, here I am, on top of a mountain with some snow still clinging, herds of Welsh mountain sheep and some ponies. … Continue reading

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