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Barry & Barry Island

Barry & Barry Island

Barry is a vibrant coastal town with a bustling High Street and the Goodsheds and Innovation Quarter - a shopping, eating and relaxing destination. Barry Island is famous for golden beaches, family amusements, colourful beach huts and “Gavin & Stacey”.

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Cowbridge & The Rural Vale

Cowbridge & The Rural Vale

One of Wales’ most fashionable places - independent shops and cafés, historic buildings and a Physic Garden. Nearby are majestic castles and Dyffryn House & Gardens, while the beautiful countryside beyond is home to award-winning food and drink producers.

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Llantwit Major & the Glamorgan Heritage Coast

Llantwit Major & the Glamorgan Heritage Coast

Historic market town packed with interesting buildings and a fine collection of Celtic carved stones at St.Illtud’s Church. Nearby, 14 miles of unspoilt Glamorgan Heritage coastline offer cliff-top walks and beaches for rockpooling, surfing and sandcastles.

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Penarth

Penarth

Elegant seaside town with a Victorian pier, Art Deco Pavilion, and modern Marina. Splendid parks link the coast to the traditional town centre with its independent shops and arcade. Just moments from Cardiff Bay.

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Barry & Barry Island
Barry Island in the beautiful crisp winter sun. Just perfect #wintersun #BarryIsland #beach #walescoastpath
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Loving the sunset vibes by @raffi_the_daxie enjoying Watchtower Bay in Barry #BarryIsland #Barry #dogsofinstagram #paws #pawsinthevale #dogsofinstagram gsonbeach
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Stunning sunrise at #PenarthPier by @jessieannlewis Definitely worth the early alarm for this one 😍 #penarth #walescoastpath #sunrise #skies #valeofglamorgan #thisiswales
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Another wonderful shot of Barry Island by Paul Murphy. #barryisland #photography #travel #nightsky
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Happy Sunday from the Vale Countryside #valeofglamorgan #barry
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Love the new wedding ceremony website for the Vale of Glamorgan @yourvaleceremony. Perfect for finding that special location for the big day. Check it out... www.yourvaleceremony.co.uk #weddings #gettingmarried #waleswedding #marryinwales #getmarried #weddingideas #weddinginspo #weddingwonder #weddinglocations #weddingreception #destinationwedding #destinationweddings #weddingdecor #weddingtablescape #weddingphotos #weddingphotography
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#christmascountdown A snowy walk to Porthkerry. Thank you Tina Haydon for the fab photo. #porthkerrycountrypark https://www.visitthevale.com/attractions/porthkerry-country-park-barry
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Llantwit Major & the Glamorgan Heritage Coast
#christmascountdown All ready for Christmas. #llantwitmajor #ShopLocal https://www.visitthevale.com/towns/llantwit-major-the-glamorgan-heritage-coast
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#christmascountdown Harley takes a snowy path. #pawsinthevale #dogfriendly https://www.visitthevale.com/see-do/dog-friendly
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#christmascountdown The Knap Lake frozen over. #Barry https://www.visitthevale.com/attractions/the-knap-lake-and-gardens-barry
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Cowbridge & The Rural Vale
#christmascountdown Cowbridge looking ready for Christmas. #cowbridge #shoplocal https://www.visitthevale.com/towns/cowbridge-the-rural-vale
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#christmascountdown A Lapwing on the Glamorgan Heritage Coast. https://www.visitthevale.com/attractions/the-glamorgan-heritage-coast
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