22 reasons why a trip to Wales is better than a holiday in the Med
To mark St David’s Day, here are 22 reasons why you should forget the Med and head to Wales instead.
1. You could almost be in Italy
Yes, really. The twee coastal town of Portmeirion in North Wales was in fact modelled on an Italian village and on a sunny day the colourful facades of its baroque buildings could almost trick you into believing you’re on the Italian Riviera. Almost.
2. Its beaches are exquisite
A beach holiday might not be the first thing that springs to mind when you think of visiting Wales, but perhaps it should be: the country’s coastline has some of the finest stretches of sand in the UK, including Coppet Hall in Pembrokeshire and Llanddwyn Bay in Anglesey. The Gower’s Rhossili…