Wales is a part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. The capital of Wales is Cardiff. West Wales is washed by the Irish Sea in the west. In the north of Wales there is the Snowdonia National Park and Snowdon - the second high mountain in the UK. The citizens of Wales, the Welsh, speak two languages: they are English and Welsh. They are considered the excellent singers. One of the symbols of Wales is the harp, a musical instrument. Welsh also like sports, especially such a game like rugby.