Gower and Swansea - South Wales, UK
Abertawe - Welsh for Swansea, meaning Mouth of the Tawe. A 30 mile river that runs into the heart of Swansea.
A coastal city with fantastic transport links. Just 45 minutes from the Welsh capital of Cardiff and three hours from central London.
Made up culturally of museums, a heritage centre, art galleries, botanic gardens, the largest indoor market in Wales and without mentioning the massive array of water sports and walking/cycling routes, Swansea will not leave you looking for ideas.
Home to Premier League team Swansea city, the area is at the
peak of tourism with more to see and experience, than
Swansea is a safe place for young people and the City Centre is compact and
easy to get around. Swansea has lots to offer in the way of sports and
culture. Being on a peninsula, we are surrounding by water with some of the
UK most beautiful blue flag beaches e.g. Rhossilli is the 10th most beautiful
beach in the world. Watersports are an important part of society.
Gower was the first area in the United Kingdom to be awarded the title, 'Area of Outstanding beauty.'
There is twenty five miles of coastal paths, breathtaking views and sandy beaches, amongst the best in the world.
The city of Swansea offers a diverse mix of culture, learning and fun activities.
With the birthplace of famous poet Dylan Thomas, historic buildings, famous coastlines and adventure in or out of the water, Gower has it all.
Swansea is a vibrant, busy city bursting with business and a popular tourist destination.
Spanish students enjoying free time, taking in the Marina's vista after lessons
OF LANGLAND BAY!!
For more tourist information,
try these websites:
View Swansea from 351 Feet!
Cardiff, Exeter and even Madrid
-New centres on board with Gower home stay, include learning English and staying with a host family or at a hotel in Cardiff and Exeter. More centres coming on board all the time. Any requests, packages and requirements p|an also be added to these City stays, we are extremely flexible.
-For Spanish students there is also the option to learn English in Madrid with the homestay packages.