Loirekasteel Amboise

Visit the Loire castles: now or never!

on 24 Sep 2020

Hans Pijnenburg

In 1981 I cycled from Paris to Nantes with three high school friends. Our goal: to visit as many Loire castles as possible. I still remember those days; it was the summer of Charles and Diana’s wedding. I can still hear the French radio talking about ‘Palais Buckingham’ (palè buukiengám). So much has changed since then. Or has it?

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Cinque Terre: Italy at its most picturesque

on 22 Sep 2020

Marieke Krämer

Everyone is familiar with the typical Italian photos: beautifully coloured houses that appear to be glued to the rocky yet green coast. An azure sea, the warm Mediterranean light and charming harbours complete the picture. Almost too picturesque to be true. And yet, it really does exist. Welcome to ‘Cinque Terre’ on the Italian coast. There is a reason this special Italian coastal area has been on Unesco’s World Heritage List for more than twenty years already. But where exactly is Cinque Terre and what is the best way to visit this beautiful area of Italy? I would be happy to tell you more about hiking in Cinque Terre and the surroundings of this beautiful area, the Italian Riviera with the lively city of Genoa and charming Portofino.

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Motorhome route through Norway – 9 unique places

on 7 Jul 2020

Helena Flassak

Norway is a fantastic country for all camping enthusiasts. It boasts beautiful fjords, impressive mountain landscapes and a rich history. The size of the country makes it not easy to explore within one holiday. That is why many campers choose a tour of Southern Norway as an introduction to the country. We have put together a beautiful motorhome route that leads past 9 special places and sights in Southern Norway.

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The 5 most beautiful castles in Saxony

on 1 Jul 2020

Bram Kuhnen

Expressions such as ‘The king to kingdom’ or ‘Sleeping like a prince’ indicate that noble residences appeal to the imagination. It goes without saying that visiting castles and palaces is one of the most popular holiday activities for campers. With 45 top locations nowadays managed by Schlosserland Sachsen, the monarchs of Saxony have shown a particular desire to build. There is no dispute about taste, but these five gems give a good indication of all the beauty that can be found in this state.

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Motorhome rental for beginners. The complete overview!

on 30 Jun 2020

Bianca van Steenbergen

You want to rent a campervan, how exciting! Maybe you don’t have a motorhome (yet) or you want to try something else than a caravan or tent. Whatever your reason, renting a motorhome is a lot of fun. The fun begins with the research. Where would you like to rent motorhome and what type of motorhome are you looking for? Maybe you already have your ideal motorhome in mind. Don’t you know exactly what you need to arrange and what you need to think about? I will be happy to help you with the preparations!

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How can you make great campsite coffee?

on 23 Jun 2020

Tom Haze

We love coffee, but cheap machines and instant coffee are still pretty standard at campsites – which is a shame! It’s so easy and inexpensive to have a great morning cup on your camping holiday. What do you need and what steps should you take? Read our tips and you’ll be making the best coffee at the campsite in no time.

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