This is Wales: a country shaped by its people, inspired by its places, alive with adventure and opportunity.

The National Eisteddfod is Europe’s largest music and poetry festival

Around 19% of Wales has official Dark Sky status – perfect for stargazing

 

Wales ranks second in the world for recycling household waste

 

Wales has 8 universities and 14 further education colleges

 

Around 3.1 million people live in Wales – that’s 4.8% of the UK population