Third Floor Gallery in Cardiff, Wales

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By Craig Bernard in Cool Travel on Thursday 27 September 2012

Third Floor Gallery is positioned above a convenience store and was opened by a group of friends dissatisfied with the lack of galleries in the Welsh capital of Cardiff. With no funding and no money, the gallery has turned into one of the premier photo galleries in Europe. Month in, month out, these guys manage […]

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Surfing at Rhossili Beach in Wales

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By Nikita Goldovsky in Cool Travel on Wednesday 23 May 2012

Most don’t think of Wales as a surfing destination. In fact, most people don’t think of Wales at all. But the dramatic cliffs and breathtaking scenery that surround Rhossili Beach create a ‘surf sweet spot’, making this travel destination alluring to both surfers and nature-lovers alike.

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Woodland Home in Wales

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By Gerry Mak in Architecture on Wednesday 20 January 2010

The Woodland Home, built by Simon Dale and his family in Wales, beyond its Shire-like qualities, is a ‘low impact’ home designed to have minimal affects on the environment. Using straw-bale construction along with various other sustainable techniques using natural and renewable materials, Dale built his house set into a hill for a low visual […]

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Duffy’s Rockferry

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By Kate Suters in New Music on Tuesday 15 April 2008

It may have been a bad move on my behalf to play the soulful tracks of Duffy for the first time at 9:30 this morning.

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