What is Llanfairpwllgwyngyll famous for...?

Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch is the longer version of the Welsh village’s name.


Their spelling bee, winners have to spell it.


Their name was made as a publicity stunt.

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It didn’t work for me. I remember travelling around the area without even considering stopping by.

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It was meant to entice people off of trains,

When trains were a thing.

It was really popular until a town with a longer name came along.

I think that’s the story.

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