Have you already visited such classic holiday destinations as L'Escala Villas and are now looking for something a little more off the beaten tourist track? With its quaint seaside villages, busy towns, numerous bicycle trails, and dense wooded areas, you’ll certainly have much to see and do during your Zealand holidays. Zealand, translated as sealand, is a province in the Netherlands made up of several islands.
This region was formed by the deltas of a few rivers, meaning there are plenty of water based activities such as fishing to be enjoyed whilst staying in your Zealand accommodation. If you’re not going for a stroll in a charming little town, you can spend your days by the sea, enjoying a picnic and the fresh air. While there are many different towns you could explore, Middelburg is the largest and the most popular one in Zealand. Meander up and down the streets of Middelburg and soak up the unique Dutch character and charm of the town.
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You could take a tour of some of Middelburg’s oldest monuments to gain a deeper insight into the town’s fascinating history. You could visit the Abdi, a complex that includes churches and a stunning 91 m tall tower. It’s not just the architecture that’s captivating, but also the fine collection of paintings and art on display at the museum. The tapestries in particular tell a lot of tales, for example, there are six of them that tell the story of the war between Spain and Zealand.
Need more inspiration for historically fascinating European holiday regions? Look no further than these holiday jewels:
Rent Pistoia Apartments in the beautiful Italian province of Pistoia, and discover the charming villages of the region, filled with beautiful Baroque and Renaissance palaces, churches and castles
Stay in Lleida Accommodation and visit the medieval Seu Vella cathedral, built in a blend of Romanesque and Gothic styles on the Turó de la Seu, a hill overlooking the town
- Dive into fascinating Croatian history amongst the sunny, picturesque beaches, lush green vegetation, magnificent rolling hills and wonderful rugged landscapes near your Bičići Villas
Enjoy a picnic and a walk in the fresh air with Zealand Apartments
To discover more about this sea side location, visit Veere whilst renting your Zealand holiday cottages. Once a humble fishing town, it is steeped in fascinating maritime history. Head straight to the harbour to see the numerous yachts and boats glinting in the sun and find plenty of cafes to recharge your batteries. Immerse yourself in the culture and lifestyle in Veere. To sample local produce and to sink your teeth into some hearty home cooked fare, don’t miss out on the farmer’s market every Thursday in Middelburg. Head straight to the centre of town to get a glimpse of the unmissable action. You’ll see female vendors donning their traditional costumes, sell-ing a wide variety of goods.Cycle around Zealand, take a horse-drawn carriage ride or just hop on a boat. No matter how you get around, you’ll certainly find something to discover here in fascinating Zealand.