10 Things to Do in the Rain in South Wales

Rain drops on PondSuitable weather for ducks?  Try these things to do in the rain in South Wales:

  1. Visit Techniquest in Cardiff Bay
  2. Visit Plantasia in Swansea
  3. Shop in Cardiff city centre – lots of the shops are in covered areas and Cardiff’s famous arcades are rain-free!
  4. Sand-board at Merthyr Mawr near Bridgend – the sledges are much faster when the sand is wet.  Take your own plastic sledge.
  5. Afternoon tea at St David’s Hotel in Cardiff Bay.
  6. Tour of the Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay followed by a play or show
  7. Swim in the Aberavon Aquadome – closed, seriously damaged by fire 17th Dec 2009.  Try the new Swansea Leisure Centre instead.
  8. Buy cockles in Swansea Indoor Market
  9. Tour the Museum in Cardiff
  10. Visit the Industrial and Maritime Museum in Swansea