With camping becoming a great way to socialize and explores the wonder of nature more and more resorts are becoming available for the new or experienced camper. Camping abroad bring with it all the delights of camping in the UK plus the added bonus of a change of climate and a chance to experience a different culture. All the comfort of you own camping equipment provide the ideal unique camping experience. So where do you want to go? Below is a selection of popular camping destinations and some of the benefits that they offer those looking to explore outside the UK.
This is a popular location for new and experienced campers. The Internacional Amlafra campsite Situated outside the popular location of Benidorm is a great location and offers a wide range of facilites onsite. There is also a tram station five minutes walk away from the campsite if you are looking to explore the area. The location is also only 10 minutes drive away from the centre of Benidorm itself. Spain offers plenty to do and lots to see, which a broad range of tourist attractions and activities to keep you occupied.
What better place than Italy to experience some Italian culture, get some first hand experience of what Italy has to offer and really embrace the great affection that the Italians have for tourists. Some of the Italian campsites are situated in breath taking areas of the country which are surrounded by outstanding natural beauty. Well established for great food like Lasagna and the universal Pizza this would provide you with the ideal time to try for yourself some of the delightful food available. Italy is worth visiting for the historic land and scenery if for nothing else.
Don’t fancy a lot of traveling? Well, a short trip away by train or ferry and you’re there! France, not only being well recognized for it’s large contribution to the wine industry, it also offers some outstanding rural views in a country that is steeped in natural beauty and historic culture. Ideal for those looking to relax, the country provides a multitude of locations and areas that are very unique and increasingly popular.
Bernese Oberland, Switzerland
Bernese Oberland starts-off our list beautiful places to visit in Europe as the region is an stunning place for a nature vacation. Bernese Oberland boasts luscious meadows, pristine lakes and beautiful mountain tops where you can enjoy fun outdoor pursuits such as climbing, camping and water sports.
Other things you can do in the Bernese Oberland include exploring the Tropfloch cavern, visiting the city of Bern, spending a couple of nights in one of the lake towns (such as Interlaken), hiking and skiing in Grindelwald, which is one of the most popular destinations in Europe for a winter and summer vacation.
The beautiful Dalmatian Coast of Croatia is located along the beautiful turquoise waters of the Adriatic Sea and it’s certainly one of the must see places in Eastern Europe.
The Dalmatian Coast is no doubt a natural attraction in its own right, but also a historic place to visit since it’some to top sights such as the walled city of Dubrovnik, the Cathedral of St Mark in Korcula, the Archaeological Museum in Split, the UNESCO site of St James’s Cathedral in Sibenik, and the Old Roman Forum in Zadar.
Lake Como, Italy
Lake Como is no doubt one of the most beautiful places in Europe and it’s so much so that filmmaking companies have even taken a liking to the region. If you aren’t aware Como Lake is popularly known for being the scene location for movies such as Casino Royal, and Star Wars Episode II.
Lake Como is truly one of the most picturesque lakes in the world and a fantastic place to enjoy a romantic weekend trip or getaway vacation. Lake Como is also surrounded by charming villages such as Bellagio where you can enjoy boat tours during the summer months.
Buis-les-Baronnies is located in the gorgeous province of Drome, and it’s just a few miles north of the beautiful French Riviera. The village of Buis-les-Baronnies is nestled within dramatic mountain scenery and it’s located right in the backdrop of Mont Ventoux, which is a popular stretch of road during the Tour du France.
Buis-les-Baronnies boasts plenty of B&B’s, camp areas and vacation rentals and it’s a popular vacation spot among outdoor enthusiasts looking to do climbing, biking and paragliding.
Oia Santorini, Greece
Oia Santorini is one of the most beautiful villages you can visit in the Cyclades islands and it’s without a doubt, one of the most beautiful places to see in southern Europe. Oia is a true picture-postcard village where you can experience some of the most amazing romantic sunsets in the world.
In fact, Oia is so renowned that most people that travel to the village go there to stay at a cave home and photograph the sunsets. Believe me, if you are a kin photographer you’ll find this place a heaven.
Salzkammergut is one of the most stunning natural areas in Salzburg and it’s certainly one of the most beautifulplaces in Europe to visit for a lake vacation. Salzkammergut boasts dozens of lakes, gorgeous pine forests, and spectacular mountain scenery that will make your jaw drop.
The region of Salzkammergut also boasts beautiful town resorts such as St. Wolfgang, Strobl, Mondsee, and St. Gilgen, all of which are nestled within the beautiful Austrian Alps. Out of all these towns, you’ll find the town of Mondsee one of the most popular spots to stay because it’s close proximity to Salzburg, and because of Mondsee Cathedral, which was the scene location for Maria’s wedding in the Sound of Music film.