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~ Wales has about 400 castles ~ there are more castles per head than any other country in the world ~

~ Wales has about 400 castles ~ there are more castles per head than any other country in the world ~

Great Britain is the official name given to the two kingdoms of England and Scotland, and the principality of Wales.  The United Kingdom (UK) includes these areas as well as Northern Ireland.  Britain refers to only England and Wales, though some will shorten Great Britain with this term.

Great Britain is the official name given to the two kingdoms of England and Scotland, and the principality of Wales. The United Kingdom (UK) includes these areas as well as Northern Ireland. Britain refers to only England and Wales, though some will shorten Great Britain with this term.

Bryn Celli Ddu Burial Chamber, Anglesey, Wales. "Impressive Neolithic chambered tomb, with partially restored entrance passage and mound, on the site of a former henge monument.

Bryn Celli Ddu Burial Chamber, Anglesey, Wales. "Impressive Neolithic chambered tomb, with partially restored entrance passage and mound, on the site of a former henge monument.

St Govan's Chapel, Pemrokeshire, Wales. Curious hermitage on the coast. Visit when you stay at www.the-oldswaninn.co.uk

St Govan's Chapel, Pemrokeshire, Wales. Curious hermitage on the coast. Visit when you stay at www.the-oldswaninn.co.uk

Pembrokeshire beaches: The definitive guide to every bay and cove in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park - Wales Online

The definitive guide to every beach, bay and cove in Pembrokeshire

Pembrokeshire beaches: The definitive guide to every bay and cove in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park - Wales Online

Astronaut Chris Hadfield took this picture of Wales when he was up in the International Space Station

What time you can see the International Space Station in Wales

Astronaut Chris Hadfield took this picture of Wales when he was up in the International Space Station

Wales Infographic - interesting facts about Wonderful Wales, the small coutnry with the big personality!

Wales Infographic - interesting facts about Wonderful Wales, the small coutnry with the big personality!

Map of Wales showing the old counties before the modern restructure.

Map of Wales showing the old counties before the modern restructure.

A tram descends from the Great Orme down to Llandudno, Conwy, Wales by pentlandpirate

A tram descends from the Great Orme down to Llandudno, Conwy, Wales by pentlandpirate

Llandudno pier, North Wales. Oh such happy days. Oh, I do like to be beside the sea side, Oh I do like to be beside the sea, Oh I do like to walk along the prom........... and so on......... and on ......... and on. rjp.

Llandudno pier, North Wales. Oh such happy days. Oh, I do like to be beside the sea side, Oh I do like to be beside the sea, Oh I do like to walk along the prom........... and so on......... and on ......... and on. rjp.