The weekend we were in Cardiff Caerphilly was having a gigantic festival called The Big Cheese at Caerphilly Castle. You gotta love the UK. We have fairgrounds in dusty, dingy, warehouses and barns. They have their events at Castles. They so win.
There were absolutely loads of people there. It was kinda cool and interesting, but we didn't spend a lot of time there actually. Once you have seen a local convention like that, you've kind of seen them all (yep, even in the UK, they're about the same). They did have a very cool Falconry area, where I got to get close to the birds and take some photos, which I'll just toss in the album.
But to be perfectly honest, I like my monuments devoid of the public. People, prams, crying children, candy floss, sausages and ale – not really my thing 8) That being said, it was still fun to walk around.
Caerphilly Castle – The Big Cheese festival