When you exit the arrivals terminal at Cardiff Airport, a wealth of activities lie ahead for you to discover in Wales.
National Geographic has selected the Welsh city to enter its Traveller 10 Best Trips of Summer 2011 list in sixth place, Visit Wales has revealed.
The capital city was described by the travel publication as a modern destination for sports and entertainment.
And Visit Wales explained that there is a plethora of dining and shopping to be done at Mermaid Quay, while sport fans should check out Cardiff International White Water for kayaking and rafting.
Furthermore, people might want to book their flights to Cardiff Airport to coincide with the August bank holiday weekend between the 27th and 29th of the month, when the Cardiff Harbour Festival takes place.
After a busy weekend of eating, shopping and sports, using the services of a Cardiff Airport hotel could prove ideal so individuals are within easy access of the terminal.
People might like to check out the Sky Plaza Hotel or the Express By Holiday Inn, which are two of the airport hotels available.