A view across the larger of two lakes on the woodland walk at Portmeirion, the architectural fantasy of the late Clough William Ellis. It was also the location for the 1960s TV series 'The Prisoner', but often missed are the beautiful woodland walks which have in more recent years been renovated.
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.