Being able to travel to UK, the home of football, felt like a pilgrimage and going to the Cardiff City match felt like going into a cathedral of worship.
Jodie Daniels was our private tour guide when our Transatlantic Storytelling crew visited Cardiff Castle earlier this year.
When Sports Link announced the opportunity to travel to Cardiff for our Transatlantic Storytelling project, I had no idea that it would turn into the best trip of my life.
Sports Link's Jared Frank blogs about making the most of his 10 days on the ground in Wales as part of the Transatlantic Storytelling project.
Wales and Cardiff Metropolitan University netballer Lydia Hitchings catches up with Cardiff Met Sport TV's Gethin Stedman.
In Wales, the culture around you is tangible, with a castle serving as the center of Cardiff and every street sign conveying two languages.
Sports Link's Tristan Russell writes about the 2000-year old history in Wales and his visit to Cardiff Castle.