It’s that time of year again, the pumpkins are carved, sweeties are in abundance and the costumes are gruesome, Halloween is here! But have you ever wondered about the origin of this spooky day? Or how it’s celebrated in other European countries? Let us take you on a journey of terrifying discovery…Details
Find the best camping destinations across Europe. Here’s our blog posts about our favourite camping destinations in France, Italy, Spain and more. All packed with holiday ideas and inspiration.
As the days start to get colder and darker, we’re beginning to reminisce about those warm, sunnier days which are fast becoming a distant memory. With winter coming, we need motivation to get through, and what better way than planning a spring break!Details
It may not always be the first country that comes to mind when contemplating a European getaway -but with gorgeous scenery, welcoming people and a lot of good beer – here’s why Germany should be on your bucket list. Bavaria Described as one of the most picturesque regions of Europe, Bavaria is situated in southern…Details
We’re into week two of Euro 2016 fever and tonight one of the most highly anticipated matches gets underway – Span Vs Croatia. At Canvas Holidays we have several fantastic campsites in both counties – which got us thinking – who would we pick as the winner? Well, we’ve put them head to head to…Details
Next to step into the spotlight is the fantastic country of Croatia. While it’s still one of the lesser visited tourist spots in Europe, visitor numbers are on the increase every year as people discover this vibrant country. Croatia has put its troubled past behind it and is fully embracing its future. A future making…Details
Camping in Italy is a great way to experience everything that this fantastic country has to offer from a relaxing base. Italy often features highly on people’s travel bucket list – either to see the beautiful cities and soak up the culture, or simply indulge in the food and drink the country is world famous for. Campsites…Details
Its Easter weekend! Which means our 2016 season finally gets under way. The team at Camping Duinrell are ready and waiting for the first holidaymakers to arrive this weekend. Now while it’s officially spring, the weather forecast for the next week is a little mixed, with highs of 11-15°c and a mix of sunshine and…Details
The Easter holidays are a special holiday – aside from the obvious, it’s sometimes the first time in the new year that you can all take time off together and have some fun! We’re really excited that the first campsites are opening this weekend just in time for the Easter break. Holidays at this time…Details
Situated in the north west of France, the Loire is most famous for having lots of castles, or châteaux in French. There’s over 300 Châteaux dotted around the region which are truly a sight to behold. You’ve probably heard of Châteaux de Chambord and Châteaux de Chenonceau – they’re two of the most beautiful! And that’s saying something as all 298 of the others are pretty impressive too!
Even if castles aren’t your thing, the Loire has plenty more to explore and enjoy!Details
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During May and June there are some brilliant events on such as the Spanish Grand Prix, the Cannes Film Festival and the French Open. Attending big events can be a pretty pricey affair so getting good accommodation at a great price means there’s a bit left over for the fun stuff.