Depending on which Ireland vacation you select, you might enjoy the beautiful Garinish Island in Killarney, stroll through King John's Castle in Limerick, explore a charming rural life in Shannon, or travel by ferry to hear locals speaking Gaelic in the Aran Islands.
The Scottish heritage is deeply embedded and preserved.
Paul's Cathedral in London, view Shakespeare's birthplace at Stratford-upon-Avon, or marvel at the prehistoric Stonehenge.
Irish charm is world-reknown and the countryside is an absolutelt breathtaking.
British Transport Police said it had stepped up patrols along the route.
Pontypridd is noted for its Old Bridge, a stone construction across the River Taff built in 1756 by William Edwards.
Reports said one of the trains had been brought to a halt after a malfunction.
Transport Minister Hisham Arafat blamed 'human error'.
The town lies alongside the dual carriageway north-south A470, between Cardiff and Merthyr Tydfil.
The A4054, running north and south of the town, was the former main road, and, like the A470, follows the Taff Valley.