UK Leg 2 Cardiff to Swansea ETS2

Virtual Journey - Cardiff to Swansea

Leg2 - Cardiff to Swansea with ETS2

 

After arriving at Cardiff Central from Bristol Temple Meads with Train Simulator 2016 using the South Wales Coastal Route Addon, the next journey will be in South Wales, UK from the biggest city in Wales, Cardiff to Wales' 2nd largest city Swansea.

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Swansea ; Welsh: Abertawe [abɛrˈtauɛ]), officially known as the City and County of Swansea (Dinas a Sir Abertawe), is a coastal city and county in Wales. It is Wales' second largest city after Cardiff and the twenty-fifth largest city in the UK. Swansea lies within the historic county boundaries of Glamorgan. Situated on the sandy South West Wales coast, the county area includes the Gower Peninsula and the Lliw uplands. According to its local council, the City and County of Swansea had a population of 241,300 in 2014. The last official census stated that the city, metropolitan and urban areas combined concluded to be a total of 462,000 in 2011, making it the second most populous local authority area in Wales after Cardiff. During its 19th-century industrial heyday, Swansea was a key centre of the copper industry,earning the nickname 'Copperopolis'.Since 2011, Swansea has started to expand into a larger region known as the Swansea Bay City Region. After combining with other councils, it now includes Tenby and other parts of West Wales, its population including these areas an estimated 685,051

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XY8VgfbGmTU

 

Map of the Journey

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XY8VgfbGmTU&list=PLpVT3f_ei_He3-kZb9BPIMKuEusToRSTw&index=2

 

Simulator Used - Euro Truck Simulator 2 by SCS

Euro Truck Simulator 2 (commonly abbreviated as ETS2) is a vehicle simulation game developed and published by SCS Software for Microsoft Windows, Linux and Mac OS X and was initially released as open development on 19 October 2012. The game is a direct sequel to the 2008 game Euro Truck Simulator and it is the second video game in the Truck Simulator series. The player can drive one of a choice of articulated trucks across a depiction of Europe, picking up cargo from various locations and delivering it. As the game progresses, it is possible for the player to buy more vehicles, depots, and hire drivers to work. The game has sold over 4.2 million units. See the reviews on STEAM here.

 

 

 

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Screenshots of the journey to Swansea from Cardiff