Canton

Canton

Stroll in the park

Fancy picking up a morning coffee and going for walk? Thompson’s Park is picturesque and perfect for a leisurely stroll or a picnic. It features beautiful flower beds, a children’s play area, and tennis courts. Another strong contender is Victoria Park, known as “Canton’s Green Lung,” Victoria Park is a sprawling green space with a lake, bowling green, and a lively community atmosphere. It hosts events and festivals throughout the year.

Local Life

A local hotspot is Chapter Arts Centre. This cultural hub is home to an eclectic mix of cafes and restaurants, including a vegetarian and vegan-friendly café. It also features an independent cinema, art exhibitions, and live performances. On a Saturday night book in at Calabrisella. A family-run Italian restaurant serving authentic dishes with fresh ingredients. Their wood-fired pizzas and homemade pasta are highly recommended. Then on Sunday morning visit the Thé Pot Café: A charming tea room that offers a variety of loose-leaf teas, coffee, homemade cakes, and light bites in a cozy setting.
  • Pubs: The Lansdowne Pub is popular local pub known for its friendly atmosphere, great selection of drinks, and delicious pub food.
  • Local school: Ysgol Gymraeg Pwll Coch: This Welsh-medium primary school offers a high standard of education and a nurturing environment for children.
  • Local School: Severn Primary School: With a focus on inclusivity and creativity, Severn Primary School provides excellent education for children aged 3-11.
  • Transportation : Canton is well-connected by public transportation, with regular bus services running through the area. Cardiff city center is within walking distance, and nearby train stations provide convenient access to other parts of the city and beyond.