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Caernarfon Travel Guide: 108 reviews and 423 photos
Caernarfon was always intended to be a fortress town. The town and its walls were built by Edward I as one of a series of castles to enforce the invasion of Wales by the English.
These days it's just the English tourists who invade en masse.
- Pros:Castle, history, harbour
- In a nutshell:A great historic Welsh town
Segontium is the remains of an auxiliary Roman fort, probably established in the late 70s A.D. and modified through to... more travel advice
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