Wales: Castles and Cheer
Sleuth for cruises listing a few less-touristed ports. You can count on some good surprises; cruise lines do their research. Ports in Wales are jewels, leading to stunning green valleys, cosy storybook villages and cheery people. Holyhead, Wales boasts three nearby castles, including Caernarfon Castle. Visitors to Holyhead can take an excursion to Snowdonia National Park, a stunning sweep of of small mountains. Holland America Line includes Holyhead, Wales on several itineraries.
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