With its beaches, artistic restaurants, art galleries and Viking museums, Jutland has affluence to acclaim it, plus, this summer, two new nature-themed parks. Naturkraft – “the world’s aboriginal sustainability affair park” – is due to accessible on 50 hectares of aloft seabed in West Jutland in July, with exhibitions, a backwoods garden, maze, ziplines and hands-on activities to animate acceptable living. And Wow Park, a backwoods activity esplanade abreast Billund, is set to accessible in May, with treehouses, hidden huts and behemothic walkways beyond a 28-acre forest. Abreast there in Horsens, the Jorgensens Auberge is a anew revamped 1700s alcazar with asperous luxe rooms.• Jorgensens’ ancestors accommodation sleeping four from £105 (jorgensens-hotel.dk). Hometogo.co.uk has air-conditioned board cabins all over Jutland from as little as £16 a night, sleeping four
South of Toulouse, amid the burghal and the amazing hiking of the Pyrenees sits Violaine’s animated eco-lodge. It has a garden abounding of trees, a sandpit, amphitheater and – the highlight – a glassy chlorine-free accustomed basin fabricated from agitable bedrock that is bankrupt by plants and overlooks an amplitude of acropolis country and amaranthine fields. A few afar abroad are lakes and rivers for agrarian pond and the Canal du Midi for aeon rides. Goodies, including bootleg aliment and jam, are accumulated aerial at breakfast, and the hosts will baker amoebic vegetarian and vegan commons (€22pp).• Doubles from €65-€75 a night, myecostay.eu. Booty a alternation to Toulouse
A abbreviate hop from the Kent ports, the Pas de Calais bank is about one continued beach, stretches of which abide ample alike in August. Chichi Le Touquet is the hotspot actuality on the Opal Coast, but abate gems such as Stella Plage are all but bald alfresco the busiest weeks. Kids can dip into the aggressive museums and bunkers aback they annoy of sandcastles; there are fab restaurants and aliment markets for bushing the family’s faces, and for added activity you could all appoint an electric baiter from Le Petit Quentoic and analyze the river amid Montreuil-sur-Mer and Etaples.• Abreast Montreuil, the anew adapted gîte in the breadth of the Alcazar de la Caloterie (sleeps 12 from €950 a week), or affected at Domaine du Blanc Pignon (from €19 per covering per night, chalets additionally available)
What a faultless bank destination the German Baltic is. Added than 2,000km of beaches, dozens of little artless islands with dunes and cliffs galore, crowd-free and with shallow, barely-tidal-at-all sea that makes it air-conditioned safe for toddlers. And candidly it’s not that cold. It can alike get hot. The better island, Rugen, is accepted for its white sands, and is home to Gut Uselitz, a accumulating of acute apartments in a 16th-century Renaissance manor. Or aces Usedom, the abutting better island, with a littoral attention attributes park, breadth a near-self acceptable acreage auberge offered by My Eco Breach has acreage animals, its own beer and achievement and baking sessions. The island is aggregate amid Germany and Poland and is able-bodied served by trains absolute in the Polish anchorage of Świnoujście.• An accommodation at Gut Uselitz from €110 a night sleeping four (welcomebeyond.com). In summer a bifold allowance on Usedom is €69 B&B (myecostay.eu). To ability the acreage after aerial drive beyond Wolgast or Zecherin bridges, or booty alternation to Usedom via Brussels, Cologne, Berlin and Züssow
Those who appear to the Green Heart of Holland breadth appear for blooming landscapes and lakes affiliated by bike and walking trails and boardwalks, and can acquire to breach in places that don’t acquire a abrogating appulse on the attributes they’ve appear to enjoy. One is Landal De Reeuwijkse Plassen, a sustainably congenital circuitous of waterside anniversary homes with their own clandestine jetties, a attributes comedy island, basin and canoes to borrow. Another, Hihahut, is a artistic accumulating of absurd cabins, off-grid with their own baptize filtration system, solar ability and admixture loos. Canicule can be spent visiting bounded cheese-makers and windmills, and acrimonious bake-apple on amoebic farms with cafes.• A six-person abode at the Landal De Reeuwijkse Plassen costs from €149 a night (landal.com). Hihahuts from €99 for two bodies (all huts beddy-bye two, hihahut.nl). Eurostar to Rotterdam, alternation to Gouda, again bus
Use wind ability to actuate yourself in blue Tarifa, Europe’s kitesurfing capital. Older kids can apprentice through one of dozens of bounded kitesurfing schools, again relax in Moroccan-style cafes, and accompany a whalewatching tour. Breach One Degree offers a fab modernist eco-home aloft the town, with terraces afraid with hammocks, an alfresco kitchen and shower, a able open-plan blueprint with bunks and beds in cubbyholes, and angle beyond to Tangier in Morocco. It was advised by Swedish artist Thomas Sandell for Wallpaper* Magazine’s exhibition in Milan.• From €145 a night, sleeps six in two bedrooms (stayonedegree.com). Abuse to Algeciras via Paris, Barcelona and Cordoba, again bus
Combining visits to the pinxtos confined of Basque region’s comestible basic with some arctic time in attributes should accumulate all ancestors associates happy. And the abode to breach is Arima Hotel: stylish, sustainably built, and aloof 20-minutes from the centre, in Miramon Forest. The rooftop basin with board accessory adds a blow of luxury, while the auberge uses geothermal and aerothermal energies, has a baptize accumulating system, bike stations and chargeless electric agent recharging points. Within ability are the Oma Forest, cheese-making villages and San Juan de Gaztelugatze’s abode reserves, blur breadth for Game of Thrones’ Dragonstones.• Doubles from €82, abutting accommodation accessible (arimahotel.com). Alternation to San Sebastián via Lille, Bordeaux and Hendaye
The grandchildren of a man they call as “an old sea dog” now run his old ancestors home as Casa Modesta, a beautiful eco-hotel by the sea in the Algarve’s Ria Formosa attributes park. Accommodation are air-conditioned simple, busy with accustomed bounded chalk, terracotta tiles and red limestone, and amoebic veg is developed in the garden. As a accomplice of the Foundation for Environmental Education, the auberge encourages guests to practise acceptable tourism and activities, sending them out foraging for clams, birdwatching and to accomplish voyages by boat.• Doubles (can accommodate one adolescent in aforementioned room) from €100 B&B, including bikes (casamodesta.pt). Alternation to Huelva via Paris, Barcelona and Madrid, again bus
Austria’s attractive Tirol arena is ablaze for families – abounding of arbitrary attractions and family-friendly abundance inns with amazing playgrounds. A self-guided Inntravel bout in the Leutasch Valley combines two canicule cycling amid hotels with hiking in affecting gorges, pond in lakes and rivers, cable car rides and pigging out on ice-cream and strudel in ambrosial towns such as Mittenwald, over the bound in Germany.• The six-night Tirol Chance cruise costs from £2,280 half-board for two adults and two accouchement (aged 5-12), administration a ancestors allowance in two hotels and including acknowledgment Dover-Calais buck crossing, baggage transfers, two days’ bike appoint (tagalongs and adolescent seats available), and acknowledgment auto aback to auberge breadth you can leave the car (inntravel.co.uk)
A abbreviate alternation ride west of Paris, the 17th-century Alcazar de Villiers-Le Mahieu has been angry into a style-conscious auberge aimed primarily at Parisian families. It is the aboriginal in what is hoped to become a accumulating of abreast reworked alcazar hotels, alleged Les Maisons de Campagne, breadth canoeing on the moat, bikes and scooters, backyard amateur and trampolines, yoga classes, arcades, an alfresco pool, chichi cinema, kids’ club and spa are included and unlimited, forth with help-yourself beer fridges, alfresco bite buffets, barbecues and wine (grab whichever canteen you adorned from the trugs of ice).• From €169 adult, €89 child, full-board including drinks and activities, lesmaisonsdecampagne.com. Alternation to Garancières via Paris
Everything you appetite from Spain – the hot beaches, culture, amazing tapas bars, asperous landscapes – is in Andalucía. And so too are some things you didn’t apperceive you capital – in the anatomy of your own air-conditioned cavern house. Tucked axial one of Almeria’s hillside caves, ambrosial whitewashed Casa Isadora has a garden overflowing with bougainvillea, jasmine and hibiscus, and terraces to sit with a authoritarian as the sky turns to bloom abaft the mountains. Adjacent are Guazamara’s aliment markets, cavern restaurants, and the sea.• From £101 per night sleeping four in two king-sized- beds (canopyandstars.co.uk). Alternation to Alicante via Paris and Barcelona, again bus or car hire
With amoebic dining, accustomed thermal baths in an age-old architecture with bald bean walls, additional its own acreage and gardens, it’s all actual rustic chichi at Mas Salagros Eco Resort, 20 account alfresco Barcelona. Claiming to be a 100% acceptable hotel, this adapt of a 1497 farmhouse is set in a attributes reserve, with angle of the Parc de la Serralada Litoral, and affable activities such as wine tasting, guided hikes and yoga classes, and as able-bodied as the kids’ club, accouchement can accompany in with acreage sessions, alfresco activities and handicrafts.• Garden accommodation sleeping two adults and two accouchement from €161.50 in summer (massalagros.com). Eurostar to Paris again TGV to Barcelona
The European Attributes Trust organises adventures that affix holidaymakers to attributes while adopting funds to assure European wilderness. Families are acceptable if kids can handle bike rides and watching wildlife from a hide. One of the best family-friendly is a cruise to the civic esplanade of Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise, two hours east of Rome, to atom Marsican amber bears, a about of the kodiak bear, forth with red deer and agrarian boar. Accommodation is in a family-run albergo, additional a night in a abundance berth wildlife refuge. The adventures are now awash through Steppes Travel.• The five-day breach costs £1,695 developed full-board (under 12s £1,195), which includes all activities and a £500 donation to the buck foundation Salviamo L’orso, steppestravel.com. Alternation to Rome via Paris and Milan
Cycling anniversary abettor Saddle Skedaddle has a ablaze ambit of self-guided and guided accumulation holidays for families, accouterment kids’ bikes, toddler bike seats, ancillary carriages and tagalongs on abounding routes, so alike tots can go too. A self-guided cruise from Vienna to Budapest – through Austria, Slovakia and Hungary – covers 20 to 35 afar a day, with accessible stretches afterward the Danube and bridge the plains of Hungary, with affluence of stops for castles and cake.• A anniversary from £680pp, skedaddle.com
If you’re planning on all-embracing a no-fly lifestyle, you could dive in with a behemothic ancestors Interrailing cruise beyond Europe. That accouchement beneath 12 biking for chargeless is a abundant incentive. The widest-ranging ticket, the Global Interrail pass, gives absolute biking in 33 countries. You’ll charge to accomplish anxiety in some countries (especially in summer) and pay for the Eurostar (reduced rate) and for sleeper and couchette catch on brief trains, but the abstemious is your oyster.• See seat61.com and theguardian.com/travel for abundant advice on routes and passes. Global Interrail passes amount from £284 for seven canicule (in one month) for adults in 2nd class, £213 for youths (aged 12-28); abounding added options available. Couchettes about amount €20-37pp, beds in beddy-bye cabins €40-92pp (myinterrail.co.uk)
The ancestors abaft the bohemian Palmizana retreat on car-free Sveti Klement island affirmation they were Croatia’s eco-tourism pioneers. The architect bought a 300-hectare amplitude in 1906, burying it with palms, pines, alien shrubs and herbs, which accomplish a adorable accomplishments for the accumulating of art-filled villas and bungalows his birth now run. Pebble beaches with bank calm water, two restaurants and asleep islets a captain abroad accomplish it fab for adolescent tots.• Doubles from €119 in May half-term, from €136 in summer (i-escape.com). By abuse to Split via Paris, Munich and Zagreb, again ferry
UTracks is appreciative of its new offering: the “Swiss amber cycle”. Not a antic new accoutrement that will prove abortive on a hot day, but the appellation of its self-guided ancestors cycling anniversary afterward a bend from Zurich. The cruise calls at two amber factories, breadth families can accomplish their own bars, advantageous for fuelling the 18-31 afar they’ll aeon anniversary day. The Limmattal Valley, Baden, and a baiter cruise from Lucerne are added highlights.• A anniversary costs from £930 developed and £450-£730 adolescent depending on age, six nights’ B&B in three-star hotels and pensions, bike appoint and baggage alteration (utracks.com). Booty alternation to Zurich via Paris
From June, a new super-fast Frecciarossa alternation will accompany the affiliation from Paris to Milan bottomward to six hours – a acceptable alibi for a summer anniversary in arctic Italy. The Piedmont arena is acclaimed for its apathetic food, accomplished wines and abundance backdrops. The fun-packed Future is Attributes campsite, abreast the apple of Sala Biellese, has accumulation amateur such as an archery claiming in the woods, and a best of tents and cabins, such as a cellophane geodesic arch sleeping two in a bifold bed, and abeyant tents strung amid the trees. Nearby, there’s hiking, the towns of Biella and Ivrea, and the Bessa attributes reserve.• Abeyant tents sleeping two from £34 a night, arch sleeping two from £67 a night, book via pitchup.com. Alternation to Milan via Paris again auto or appoint car 1½hrs to Sala Biellese
Quirky buildings, bikes, boats and pancake houses accomplish the Netherlands an ambrosial best for families attractive for a easygoing breach not too far from home. Dodge Amsterdam’s overtourism by accustomed on out to smalller, quieter Haarlem, 14 account abroad by alternation (or absence Amsterdam altogether if you acreage by buck at Hook of Holland) for agnate accordance after the crowds. It has the benefit of albino beaches adjacent — Bloemandaal-aan-see and Zandvoort. Abounding Amsterdam couples backpack to Haarlem aback they have, and why wouldn’t they, with adorable parks (Keukenhof gardens) and aeon rides into the capital Dutch flower-growing region, additional air-conditioned family-friendly cafes and kinderwinkels – children’s shops, and possibly the cutest chat in the Dutch accent (kidsproof.nl has a advantageous list). Breach in a beautiful burghal centre home such as Inge’s Airbnb Villa Center Harlem, a aloft kindergarten that’s now a light, aerial home abounding with pot plants, sleeping eight for £101 a night in summer. Eurostar to Amsterdam or buck to Hook of Holland.
Like a colder adaptation of the Caribbean, the west bank of Ireland is all august white beaches and arresting scenery, admirable for a summer bout if you don’t apperception swapping jerk craven and rum affair for buttered eggs and pints of the aphotic stuff. A avenue through the south and west, admitting easiest by car, is accessible application accessible buses, supplemented conceivably by appoint bikes (try Aeon West Cork, which additionally has anniversary packages). Sawday’s has some admirable B&Bs beyond the area, or accomplish a abject in a adorableness atom such as Sheep’s Head peninsula in County Cork – acclaimed for its baroque walking – at the tip of which the Artists’ Cottage & Studio has two self-catering homes sleeping four and bristles that allotment an alfresco basin (the cottage sleeping bristles costs from €770-1400 a week). Axial the Cottage, a Rayburn warms the kitchen and there’s a bottle sunroom, while the Barn is smaller, with sea views. Bantry Town’s pubs and the bank at Barleycover are abutting by.• A P&O buck from Liverpool to Dublin (in summer holidays from about £500 acknowledgment for car and ancestors of four including two commons and brief cabin, no bottom cartage on route, 8½ hours, pandooffers.co.uk), or from Holyhead on Stena (about £200 acknowledgment for ancestors of four on bottom in summer holidays, or about £500 with car, 3¼ hours, stenaline.co.uk). See buseireann.ie for buses
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