Llantwit Major a pretty gorge on the shore. Vale of Glamorgan is north of here from Cowbridge to Hensol. Cycle out from Cardiff North North West. The hotel street and wealthy feel of the suburb opening out to the Vale of Glamorgan.
On the Gower Whiteford Cast Iron Lighthouse, Loughor Estuary alignment seems to be to Laugharne. Previously force marched from Mumbles, Swansea to Rhossili. Walk to or from Llangenith.
Glimpsed what Barry Island was like from the train to Cardiff. All this visible from Somerset.
Catch the little train to Bridgend disembarking at Pontyclun railway station. Cross down in to the Vale of Glamorgan at Miskin.