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Information on Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff was made a city in 1905, and proclaimed capital of Wales in 1955. Since then 1990s Cardiff has seen significant development with a new waterfront area at Cardiff Bay which contains the new Welsh Assembly Building and the Wales Millennium Centre arts complex.
Cardiff is the one of the most popular tourist destination cities in the United Kingdom, with one survey recording just under 12 million visitors in 2006. One in five employees in Cardiff are based in the distribution, hotels and restaurants sector, highlighting the growing retail and tourism industries in the city.
The majority of Cardiff's shopping portfolio is in the city centre around Queen Street and St. Mary's Street, with large suburban retail parks located in Cardiff Bay, Culverhouse Cross, Leckwith, Newport Road and Pontprennau, together with markets in the city centre and Splott.
Hilton Cardiff, Kingsway, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF10 3HH
029 2064 6400more
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Modern British Restaurant
6-10 Romilly Crescent, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF11 9NR
029 2034 1264more
Recommended by The Good Food Guide and awarded Fine Dining ..
24-32 Wyndham Arcade, Mill Lane, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF10 1FJ
029 2034 4665more
Stylish yet affordable Italian dining sums up the excellent ..
207 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF11 9AJ
029 2034 0455more
Grill & Steakhouse
Newport Road, Castleton, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF3 2UQ
Championing the unique flavours which ..