Conwy The Essential
Set at the mouth of an estuary against a backdrop of mountains, Conwy is a captivating sight. The town boasts a castle bristling with towers and ramparts, as well as an old town on the banks of a river crossed by many bridges. Founded by King Edward I, the town was laid out on a rectangular grid within its ramparts, at the foot of the garrisoned castle.
Conwy Castle, a masterpiece of medieval
Three bridges span the estuary of the