Chepstow Castle ruins in Monmouthshire, Wales, on top of cliffs overlooking the River Wye, is the oldest surviving post-Roman stone fortification in Britain. Its construction was begun under the instruction of the Norman Lord William Fttzosbern, soon made Earl of Hereford, from 1067, and it was the southernmost of a chain of castles built along the English-Welsh border in the Welsh Marches.

Chepstow Castle ~ Chepstow, Wales Chepstow Castle (Welsh: Cas-gwent), looms and broods atop a cliff across the River Wye which separates England and Wales.

Culver Hole, Gower Peninsula, Wales. Someday I'll go here.

Culver Hole, Gower Peninsula, Wales - A medieval dovecote believed to date back…

Wye Valley ~ on the border of England and Wales, by Richard Crompton

Wye Valley

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Marloes Sands, Pembrokeshire

Pembrokeshire Coast Path - Distances have been rounded, up or down, to the nearest mile or kilometre. Anyone adding up the total distance may notice that it amounts to 882 miles or 1419 kilometres - slightly longer than the official distance of 870 miles

Three Cliffs Bay on the south coast of the Gower Peninsula, Wales

Three Cliffs Bay on the south coast of the Gower Peninsula, Wales . Walked along the cliffs with goats and cows, then down rocky trail to the beach.

Terraced houses in Mumbles, Wales, UK

Fisherman's cottage, mumbles,Wales, the gower. We stayed here for a couple of weeks. So quaint

Aberystwyth Castle in Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales. Marcher lord Gilbert de Clare built a Motte and Bailey castle a mile south of the current site in c.1110. Captured by Llywelyn the Great in 1221. The Welsh prince razed this castle and rebuilt this one in its place. Llewelyn generation 27 on family tree. [I think Llewelyn & de Clare are my direct ancestors... BKT]

Aberystwyth Castle in Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales. Marcher lord Gilbert de Clare built a Motte and Bailey castle a mile south of the current site in Captured by Llywelyn the Great in The Welsh prince razed this castle and rebuilt this on

Mumbles, Pier in Swansea Bay at the southern end, the door to Gower Peninsula, the nearest beach with two Bracelet Bay and Limeslade Bay, many photographers go there to shoot the lighthouse and sunset, from Swansea car Here is the best choice to you, if there is no car then rent a bike and ride along the coastline, but also very beautiful thing very little fresh wood there! In Mumbles you can choose from a variety of walking routes on foot to various beaches-Swansea, UK

Nearest beaches are Bracelet Bay and Limeslade Bay. The lighthouse is near by and it is right on the coastal path - perfect for walking and cycling

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