The Taff Trail, an ancient beech woodland forest (a protected nesting site for rare finches) with walks & cycle paths which run off-road 40 miles north towards the Brecon Beacons and 5 miles south to Cardiff Bay and the sea through the centre of Cardiff.
Eat and drinkat The Lewis Arms, local pub serving good food and local Brains beers, Arosfa cafe serving hearty breakfasts & lunches and for an eating experience in the forest, head to the Forest Cafe just moments on foot from Ty Carreg Fach.
Buy essential provisions from the local village shop or supermarkets a short drive away.
Cardiff Castle, is one of Wales’ leading heritage attractions and a site of international significance. Located within beautiful parklands at the heart of the capital, Cardiff Castle’s walls and fairytale towers conceal 2,000 years of history https://www.cardiffcastle.com/about-the-castle/
The Vale of Glamorgan, quaint medieval villages & antique shops (Llantwit Major, Cowbridge, Welsh St Donat's) miles of unspoilt coastline and the famous Barry Island https://visitthevale.com/en/Home.aspx