Aberystwyth, on the west coast of Wales, is home to the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. Visit the Norman Castle and learn all about its history, travel up the longest electric cliff railway in Britain and admire the views or go walking or cycling in the forests and woods. The Animalarium is only five miles from Aberystwyth, great for big and little kids alike. Not only do they have endangered species but also a petting barn where you can feed and pet the more domestic animals. Hiring a van in Aberystwyth gives you the chance to travel around the city as if it was your own hometown, without any hassle.