Cheap Holidays 24

The Joy of Camping With The Comfort of Home

I used to love taking camping holidays deep in the woods. I was an avid hiker, and no trek was too difficult for me. Sometimes, I would walk as much as 20 miles a day! This wasn’t just a walk in the woods either. I was carrying a heavy pack of camping equipment, complete with clothing, food, emergency supplies, and recreational items. I never went to those camping sites that were right by the road. I would always hike into the wilderness.

When I hurt my back, however, I knew that I wouldn’t be able to take these kinds of camping trips anymore. At first I was depressed, but I decided not to let it get me down. Instead, I bought a campervan. I had always sort of looked down on campervans – or as most people call them – RV’s. It seemed like a stupid way to go off into the woods. I had seen lots of those little mini vans in camping sites that I drove past on the highway – funny how they never actually seemed to appear on the road though!. People would include everything in them. They would take along their televisions, their liquor cabinets, and all sorts of electronic appliances. Basically, there seemed to be no point to it. Why go off into the woods and bring the city along with you?

Still, I found out that just because you have a campervan doesn’t mean that you have to live like you’re at home. … Read the rest

The Season Is Perfect For A Holiday To Amsterdam

The Season Is Perfect For A Holiday To Amsterdam

The one thing you will find out about the Netherlands is that the country is filled with entertainment, food, history and some amazing culture. The shopping is said to be the best in Europe. However, the restaurants are amazing.

The cuisine is delightful and you will find a different taste in every restaurant you visit. Since there seems to be more water than land, you will find many bridges throughout Amsterdam. Canals are famous in the area and you will find that Amsterdam is actually ninety islands because of the canals. The islands are linked together with the bridges. It is an amazing place to see.

One great place to visit is Vondelpark. This is a unique park with ponds, trees and meadows. It is the most relaxing place in Amsterdam. You can walk, roller blade or even jog around the park. The meadows and the ponds are fascinating to sit and glaze at when you are there. The green meadows just seem to captivate all your thoughts. The canals are another fascinating sight to glaze at when you are in the city, and of course the city is famous for its diamond jewellery. The Singel, Keizersgracht, Herengracht and the Prinsengracht are the four popular canals to see.

If you are looking for some live entertainment, the Artis Zoo is a place you will see all the entertainment you need. The inhabitants seem to know what visitors like to see and can put on a comical show. You will … Read the rest