The Vale of Glamorgan is ideal for visitors who like to get outdoors. Here you can discover towns and villages full of charm and character. The county’s striking coastline, which includes part of the Glamorgan Heritage Coast, is a combination of golden sandy beaches, amazing rugged cliffs, hidden romantic coves and awe-inspiring views.
Located on the Bristol Channel, the town of Penarth has a population of over 20,000. It is the second largest town within the Vale of Glamorgan. For over a hundred years the town has drawn holiday makers and day visitors. Its Victorian/Edwardian character and character together with its proximity to the Welsh capital have also made it a popular place to live in. This town and the surrounding area are packed with history.