Cardiff is a historic city in the very south of Wales. While it was quite a small town for most of its existence, Cardiff grew dramatically throughout the 19th and 20th centuries on the back of the coal industry, for which it served as a major port.
From the Cardiff Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Cardiff
The location of the Cardiff Apartment was excellent and central to the city shopping and transport and the general ambience cheery and bright. It was adequately furnished but not entirely suitable for three adults requiring separate beds. There was one double bed in the bedroom and two lounge chairs which became single beds. ... more
I visited out of season and so had the whole apartment to my self. It's a two minute walk from the bus and rail station, and another two minutes from the main shopping area. Cardiff Bay is only twenty minutes away along the Taff river. The place is clean, warm and modern with excellent facilities including cable TV and Wi-Fi. ... more
Been around the world and haven't found much better than this. From the warm welcome as you entered from Jason the owner to the brand new facilities on offer this was a real find and cant praise it enough. A fantastic hostel right in the heart of Cardiff city centre. Hope to return again very soon. ... more
Cardiff or Birmingham??
Hi, I recently got a job in the UK but they have given me the option to work in either Cardiff or Birmingham? Im 21 and I just finished college so I plan to work for a year and then travel for a year but i do want a great year working so I was wondering, which city would be the best to live ...
I'm thinking about Cardiff for my year outside of the states to study abroad. Obviously the Uni is the reason I'm going but I've also heard Cardiff is one hell of a night out. On top of that, having alot of sports going on doesn't make it look too bad either. Any thoughts on Cardiff or Wales in general? ...
im going to cardiff!
Im going to Cardiff, Wales in december!!! Im going to meet my pen pal for the first time! And we've pretty much fallen in love with each other. Oh im excited! Got any advice its gonna be the first time ive ever gone there. ...
8th December 2011
, but somehow I managed to stay upright. Safely back in the car we made the drive to Cardiff. We thought the bay in Cardiff might be a bit more sheltered as it faced east, but we were wrong. The winds were just ...
Posted in Kim and Danny 2011 by kimdanny
Having been mocked by a number of people for adding Cardiff to my itinerary (apparently one would only travel here if there was a rugby game on), I have to say I have been pleasantly surprised ...
Posted in Jonesy on Craic by j0ne5y