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Adrenaline thrills come with epic views in the UK's daredevil capital

By Julia D'Orazio
Updated May 30 2024 - 9:56am, first published May 20 2024 - 9:00am

Be prepared to feel mixed emotions in Wales. Yes, it's beautiful, and its absolutely enthralling when it comes to history. But don't be fooled that it's all centuries-old villages, stone-arched bridges, and 600-odd castles against scenic backdrops of misty green and slate-capped mountains. Although enchanting in the looks department, Wales can be a terrifying place: it's the UK's epicentre of full-throttle adventures. Experiencing a Welsh state of mind - feeling a rush and being charmed simultaneously - is very much a thing. Here are six ways to do it.

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