Think of shimmering blue seas, inviting sandy beaches and hours of golden sunshine and you can picture the wonderful coastal and seaside resorts of Europe.
What better way to relax than in Cannes and Menton on the French Riviera with miles of palm-lined promenade, sweeping elegant boulevards, glamorous marinas and breathtaking views, with sightseeing excursions to Monaco and St. Raphael? Or perhaps you may find the allure of the Italian Riviera too much to resist, with the fabulous resorts of Diano Marina and nearby picturesque Portofino.
The sunny Costa Brava Coast beckons with the lovely resorts of Tossa de Mar, Lloret de Mar and Rosas, attracting thousands of visitors every year with its fabulous climate and stunning beaches, making for a perfect summer holiday. Or for a shorter duration why not try the traditional attractions of Ostend, from the long sandy beaches to the superb seafood restaurants dotted along its front, with visits to Bruges, Brussels and Antwerp.
Whichever you choose, don’t forget to sample the great cafes, bars and restaurants in all the resorts on offer - sit back with National Holidays, and watch the world go by and soak up the sensational atmosphere!