Travel·Posted on 10 May 201724 Breathtakingly Beautiful Places You Won't Believe Are In WalesReal talk: Wales is the most beautiful place on the planet.by Jamie JonesBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. You'd be forgiven for thinking this fancy looking hotel was in the Mediterranean, but nope, it's Portmeirion in Wales. Flickr: arg_flickr / Creative Commons 2. Surely this is just an image from Game of Thrones? Nope! It's Raglan Castle. Flickr: marcinchady / Creative Commons 3. Oh and here's Llyn y Fan Fach, which you guessed it, is also in Wales. Flickr: angelganev / Creative Commons 4. But maybe you like your Llyn y Fans bigger, so here's Llyn y Fan Fawr. Flickr: colintomjenks / Creative Commons 5. If breathtaking nature isn't your cup of tea, there's bustling metropolitan areas like Cardiff Bay. Flickr: geezaweezer / Creative Commons 6. Or maybe small, picturesque towns like Tenby are more your vibe. Flickr: piers_nye / Creative Commons 7. There are so many places like Llyn Cowlyd in Snowdonia that were just made to feature on a postcard. Flickr: 67769979@N06 / Creative Commons 8. Who needs fairy tales when you can just soak up the atmosphere at Pistyll Rhaeadr. Flickr: dr-carl / Creative Commons 9. Walt Disney could never dream up a place as majestic as Powis castle. Flickr: antoskabar / Creative Commons 10. Beaumaris Castle at night looks almost other-worldly. Flickr: jixxer / Creative Commons 11. And the Brecon Beacons definitely look like a strange, yet hauntingly beautiful, landscape from an alien planet. Flickr: kelveden / Creative Commons 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. Flickr: tom_twinhelix / Creative Commons 13. Seriously, how are places like the Green Bridge of Wales even real? Flickr: 126654539@N08 / Creative Commons 14. "There's no exciting wildlife in Wales." – Someone who knows nothing about Wales. Flickr: jovamp / Creative Commons 15. God was definitely smiling down on Wales when St. David's cathedral was being built. Flickr: rooreynolds / Creative Commons 16. Meanwhile the Vale of Rheidol looks like heaven itself. Flickr: davehamster / Creative Commons 17. You must have been living under a rock if you don't already know about the magnificence of Snowdonia. Flickr: glennpye / Creative Commons 18. Take a moment to really drink it in. Flickr: paullfc / Creative Commons 19. Ever wanted to visit the coast of Italy? Well that's not necessary when places like Ceibwr Bay exist. Flickr: gareth1966 / Creative Commons 20. Imagine living in a place like this. Flickr: tony709 / Creative Commons 21. If you're a fan of piers then you'll love this picture of Llandudno Pier. Flickr: batjko / Creative Commons 22. Want a bridge with an awesome name? Well here's The Devil's Bridge in Ceredigion. Flickr: wwilmes / Creative Commons 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. Flickr: branestawm / Creative Commons 24. Is there anywhere on Earth as beautiful as Wales? Flickr: jixxer / Creative Commons The answer is no.