Summer is full of outdoor activities everyone wants to make as much out of this time as possible. Kids take out their trip planners and maps while parents cherry pick the right kind of holiday home for the family at their chosen destination. Red Apple Apartments provide you just that and much more. Read below our insight on how we think you should be spending this lovely time of the year.
Festivals n Parties: Summer time, Party time; Festivals and parties are at peak during summer spanning one day to several weeks which makes it hard to choose what to miss and what to join. BBQ parties under the moon light of the clear summer skies at night or pool and cocktail parties in the back yard pool or at the Beaches. Pool parties backyard BBQ & Cocktail partiesLocal festivals like Bastille Day (Paris) and King’s Day (Amsterdam) to international Festivals of Spain (Primavera Sound) , Budapest (Sziget Festival) and Vienna (Weiner Festwochen) and the most popular European event the Festival of Edinburgh.
Mountaineering and Adventures: Hiking is a healthy summer activity for kids and adults alike. Start the refreshing summer day with hiking across the Swiss alps or the mountain trails of Reykjavik if you happen to be there this summer. European towns offer some amazing adventurous day tours. Take your family to a day trip among the resplendent Plitvice Lakes from Zagreb or to serene Rhine waterfalls from Zurich or to trek among the peculiar peaks of Montserrat just a little outside Barcelona.
City Breaks & Night life: Europe have some amazing metropolis and very lively night scene, cutting edge clubs, karaoke bars and back street cafes and what not. During the day you may visit food streets, shopping malls and nice restaurants and discover the wondrous local cuisine. Albert Cuyp Market of Amsterdam can be a good start or visit Plaza Del Callao Square of Modern Madrid.
Classic Family Vacation: A classic family vacation consist of a day at the beach or a visit to aquarium or a museum or just a laid back picnic in one of the city center parks such as Hyde Park. For a suggestion visit the streak of sandy beaches on Costa Del sol in Malaga with pine trees in the backdrop. For all in one museum day visit the island of museums, Museumsinsel Berlin, all these trips are made for families.
Go Back in Time: European Old Towns can be a great day tour; Ancient architecture, winding alleys, cobbled streets, traditional souvenir shops, can really take you back in time. Not only old towns but some European cities have the history scattered in its streets; Visit the haven of awe inspiring architecture, Florence and some famous European Old towns like Gamlastan of Stockholm, Old town of Prague and the historic town of Krakow.
Off the Beaten Track: If you’ve had enough of the beaches and city tours, why not go a little off the beaten track. Wine tasting from the fresh wine gardens of Chianti hill towns is totally recommended, or how about a journey through time with a sip of wine: Loire valley.
whale watching is an interesting activity and gaining popularity among the tourist, some even especially fly to Iceland on sunny weekends to get a sight of this magnificent creature on the shores of Reykjavik.
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