Everyone likes to holiday in a different way, and if you are like us you like to holiday in different ways each time. So we have a few ideas of how to holiday in Europe, from historical holidays to Villas in the sun.
Sometimes all you need is a little R&R on your own, with family or with friends. Time to lie on the beach or by the pool with friends. Crete, Corfu, Sicily, Algarve. Where do you want to go?
Villas are a great place to find places to relax in the sun. Villa Select have a wonderful range of villas*. Many of the villas have pools and they can be found near golf courses, the sea, or in the mountains. They have options for family friendly or adults only. Perfect for if you want a Villa holiday.
Villa Tip – Find out where the nearest supermarket is before you leave the UK, stock up with the essentials straight away and the holiday becomes even more stress free.
The first place I think of when I think about historical holidays is Italy. Especially Rome and Venice. Both are steeped in unique history. Rome has a history based on the Romans with the colosseum standing tall. The Vatican and the
Our top tip if you are in Rome: If you love art and have time, visit the Borghese Gallery – but you usually have to prebook online, usually at least a few weeks in advance.
Top tip if you are in Italy: Don’t buy coffee or food at St Mark’s Sq. If you go a few streets further out it is much cheaper… and calmer. If you drink coffee at the counter like a local it can be even cheaper.
France is a wonderful place for walking holidays; with coast, mountain ranges and more you can chose where you want to walk and how much walking you want to do. If you are in the right place you can also fit in vineyard tours… that is still walking, right? And if you want a little relaxing after all your walking you can even stay on a villa on a vineyard.
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