Every year, millions upon millions of international travelers visit the United Kingdom. Ask one of them about their destinations and you’ll most likely hear words like London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and perhaps even Belfast. But what about that country off to the west, the one that has about four times more sheep than people?
Wales, the smallest country in Great Britain and second-smallest in the U.K., is often treated like the proverbial red-headed stepchild. Many people visiting the region seem not to care whether or not they spend time there. Their loss! Those visitors who haven’t included Wales on their itinerary are missing a treasure trove of history and magnificent sites, not to mention the opportunity to hobnob with lovely people who are eager to welcome visitors to this intriguing piece of land. (more…)