This is Wales

Discover Wales' rich culture and history. From world-famous arts to jaw-dropping scenery. It all comes with a legendary warm welcome.

Take me there

Find out the essential information needed to help you travel to, in and around Wales, by road, sea and air.

Castle country

Wales has more castles per square mile than anywhere else in the world.

Did you know?

The dragon, daffodil and leek are among Wales' national symbols

Heart of the nation

National Poet Ifor ap Glyn explains how language is at the heart of Welsh daily life.

A past to cherish

Learn about Wales' fascinating history and discover a country full of rich culture, heritage and tradition.

Facts about Wales

Find out about the population, climate, symbols, national anthem and more interesting facts about Wales.

Did you know?

Wales celebrates St David’s Day on 1 March

Did you know?

A fifth of the population speak Welsh – that’s around half a million people

What’s in a name?

Discover the origins and meanings of some of Wales' unique place names.

Did you know?

Cardiff-born Roald Dahl has sold more than 250 million books worldwide

Putting on a show

There’s nothing we like better in Wales than a live performance. Discover more about Welsh festivals and events.