From Smokestacks to Seascapes: Discover South Wales
Online Walking Tour
Join Royal Oak on a virtual tour through South Wales that highlights its contrasting facets of industry vs. natural landscapes. Transformed by the industrial revolution, Wales’ regional mines and factories once fueled global progress, consequently enriching towns in the area. Tour guide and historian, Rob Smith will lead us on a digital tour through the remnants of Wales’ industrial past, gaining insight into the ingenuity that shaped the modern world. We will look up and down the streets of Cardiff and Swansea, both urban centers that flourished from Wales’ industrial legacy. Now they stand as vibrant cultural beacons with stunning museums and centers for the arts.