Ivetta Bantukova

Wales-what is it?

Wales is a land of green fields,forests and high mountains and of cource an agriculture country.You don't need passport to travel from England to Wales.It's interesting to know that Wales has been inhabited by modern humans for at least 29,000 years.


Cardiff is the capital and largest city in Wales and the tenth largest city in the United Kingdom.Cardiff was made a city in 1905, and proclaimed the capital of Wales in 1955. For local government purposes, Cardiff is divided into communities. Several of these have their own community council, while the rest are governed solely by Cardiff City Council.

They are:

  • Lisvane
  • Old St Mellons
  • Pentyrch
  • Radyr and Morganstown
  • St Fagans
  • Tongwynlais

Some interesting facts

Cardiff is the closest European capital to London

Cardiff has a population of 346,000 and attracts more than 18 million visitors a year

1.4 million city-region population.