Welcome to Cardiff, Capital of Wales!
Croeso i Gaerdydd, Prifddinas Cymru!

Bute Park from the air

Cardiff is a truly unique capital that offers the full range of infrastructure expected of any modern capital whilst at the same time boasts an enviable quality of life. Cardiff’s residents believe the city is one of Europe’s best as a place to live and work and the city-region benefits from a panoramic leisure offer.

Cardiff itself is a ‘city of parks’ with more green space per person than any other Core UK city and has been described as the ‘epitome of cool’ by the renowned Lonely Planet travel guide. Visitors and residents alike enjoy a varied nightlife including the hustle and bustle of St Mary Street and the relaxed contemporary dining and bars in Cardiff Bay.

Known as the ‘city of arcades’, Cardiff offers a mix of boutique stores found in the city’s elegant Victorian arcades,and the city centre facilities of a modern European capital. Find out more about Shopping in Cardiff here.

Cardiff is home to world-class venues and international events; the 75,000 capacity Millennium Stadium is recognised across the world and the Wales Millennium Centre has established a worldwide reputation as an iconic arts and cultural destination. Living and working in Wales makes a healthy work-life balance both achievable and enjoyable.

Cost of Living

Cardiff offers all of the features and benefits of a capital city, at a low cost, compared not only to other capital cities in the UK, but to Core Cities in the UK. More.


Cardiff has more green space per person than any other UK core city as well as being named as one of Britain’s most sustainable cities. Find out more about green Cardiff here.


Sport, socialising or retail therapy. Whatever you do to relax, Cardiff offers some of the best in the UK. Whatever you do in Cardiff, you wont be bored.Find out more here.