Blog on Wales

Santes Dwynwen

Did you know that in Wales we have our own version of Valentine's Day? Celebrated on the 25th of January each year, it is called "Dydd Santes Dwynwen" - St Dwynwen's Day. As with many Welsh myths and legends, there is of course a story behind this romantic day....

Understanding Consumer Trends

Last month, a small group of us from the office visited Carmarthen to attend a conference organised by Perspectif, featuring speakers from Mintel (Richard Cope and Fergal McGivney) together with Professor Nigel Morgan, of Surrey University. The theme of the...

VR in tourism

We wrote briefly in April about the use of VR in tourism, but at the #Digital2016 conference this year (held at The Celtic Manor hotel near Newport) it was evident that this was a continuing trend worth making a note of, as the use of VR in tourism to promote...