Carmarthen is a traditional country town that is rumored to be the birthplace of Arthurian legend Merlin the Magician. It is a bustling little town with a good public transportation system. A project is currently underway to open public access to the city’s ruined Norman castle for visitors. If you’re in town, head for the Falcon Hotel for a comfortable bed and breakfast with excellent food and coffee. The tourist office is a helpful place to get advice on what to do in the wider region.