"Caernarfon - Fortress town" Top 5 Page for this destination Caernarfon by stevezero

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.

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  • Pros:Castle, history, harbour
  • In a nutshell:A great historic Welsh town
  • Intro Updated Nov 17, 2005
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  • evaanna's Profile Photo
    Aug 15, 2006 at 2:01 AM

    What a magnificent castle! The view of the harbour from the castle is really great. Excellent photos and interesting tips.

  • roamer61's Profile Photo
    Feb 1, 2006 at 6:47 AM

    Great photos of the castle. Plan to go there eventually.

  • cazz38's Profile Photo
    Nov 24, 2005 at 10:39 AM

    Great new page Steve,i would love to explore Caernarfon Castle it looks great.

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