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    24 Breathtakingly Beautiful Places You Won't Believe Are In Wales

    Real talk: Wales is the most beautiful place on the planet.

    1. You'd be forgiven for thinking this fancy looking hotel was in the Mediterranean, but nope, it's Portmeirion in Wales.

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    2. Surely this is just an image from Game of Thrones? Nope! It's Raglan Castle.

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    3. Oh and here's Llyn y Fan Fach, which you guessed it, is also in Wales.

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    4. But maybe you like your Llyn y Fans bigger, so here's Llyn y Fan Fawr.

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    5. If breathtaking nature isn't your cup of tea, there's bustling metropolitan areas like Cardiff Bay.

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    6. Or maybe small, picturesque towns like Tenby are more your vibe.

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    7. There are so many places like Llyn Cowlyd in Snowdonia that were just made to feature on a postcard.

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    8. Who needs fairy tales when you can just soak up the atmosphere at Pistyll Rhaeadr.

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    9. Walt Disney could never dream up a place as majestic as Powis castle.

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    10. Beaumaris Castle at night looks almost other-worldly.

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    11. And the Brecon Beacons definitely look like a strange, yet hauntingly beautiful, landscape from an alien planet.

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    12. OK, there's no way this beach is in Wales, right? Surely Watwick Bay, along with the rest of Pembrokeshire, is a fictional place.

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    13. Seriously, how are places like the Green Bridge of Wales even real?

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    14. "There's no exciting wildlife in Wales." – Someone who knows nothing about Wales.

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    15. God was definitely smiling down on Wales when St. David's cathedral was being built.

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    16. Meanwhile the Vale of Rheidol looks like heaven itself.

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    17. You must have been living under a rock if you don't already know about the magnificence of Snowdonia.

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    18. Take a moment to really drink it in.

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    19. Ever wanted to visit the coast of Italy? Well that's not necessary when places like Ceibwr Bay exist.

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    20. Imagine living in a place like this.

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    21. If you're a fan of piers then you'll love this picture of Llandudno Pier.

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    22. Want a bridge with an awesome name? Well here's The Devil's Bridge in Ceredigion.

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    23. OK, I'm going to have to check my notes to make sure that really is a place in Wales. It is! It's St. Govan's Chapel.

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    24. Is there anywhere on Earth as beautiful as Wales?

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    The answer is no.

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