A short distance from Penmon Priory, the Penmon Point Lighthouse guards the treacherous waters between Penmon Point, or Trwyn Du, and Puffin Island, or Ynys Seiriol. If you turn around, you'll see the fabulous old pilot houses.
Wales (Cymru in the Welsh language) is part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The major cities are Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and Bangor. The city of St. Davids is the smallest city in the UK with a population around 2000. Wales itself has a population of around 3 million. The Welsh language is spoken by around 20% of the population.