Or call us on: 0845 130 7701or 024 7642 2024quoting your membership number93luxembourg/belgium/netherlands/HOL05Otterlo, NetherlandsDe ZandingCarefree's opinion This very well equipped campsite is ideallysituated for exploring this fascinating region ofthe Netherlands -for history buffs the sites ofthe battle of Arnhem, the subject of the film "ABridge too Far", are a must, whilst naturelovers can visit Arnhem's extensive Zoo or theHoge Veluwe National Park, adjacent to thecampsite. Back on site you can choose fromthe restaurant/pizzeria or the Dutch PancakeHouse to restore your energy.Location and nearby attractionsParkland setting setting, one mile from thesmall town of Otterlo . Arnhem 12 miles,Amsterdam 52 miles, Floriade 61 miles, Hook ofHolland 89 miles, Rotterdam ferry terminal 95miles.FacilitiesModern facilities in well-established campingarea around a lake . 550 pitches; open andpart-shaded; all with electricity, some withwater, TV and drainage . Swimming lake . Bar .Canoe rental . Restaurant . Dutch PancakeHouse . Snacks and take-away . Shop .Adventure playground . Play areas . Multi-sports court . Entertainment in bar . Modern,well maintained wash blocks . Washingmachines . Bicycle hire . Facilities fordisabled . Wi-Fi.General InformationHigh season - a popular family site, popularwith the locals, with a wide range of activitiesto keep children entertained . Low season - agreat base to explore this fascinating region .Managed by Erik van der Linden for theDroompark chain of campsites . Maximum unitlength 9m . BBQs permitted 1 ml31 Mar - 28 OctNEWUnit + 2Extra persons per nightPer NightAdultChild under 327 Apr - 05 May16 May - 20 May£34.25£8.15FREE25 May - 28 May21 Jul - 10 Aug07 Jul - 20 Jul11 Aug - 24 Aug£29.75£8.15FREEAll other dates £25.25£8.15FREE. Electricity: 10A included . Dogs: £3.65 . All-service pitch:£1.80 . Tourist Tax: IncludedHOL05Pitch PricesThe Floriade World Horticultural Expo has been held in theNetherlands every 10 years since 1960. The sixth Floriade will takeplace in 2012 and will be held at Venlo, in the Limburg region.About Floriade 2012More than 100 exhibitors will together pay tribute to horticulture. The park comprisesfive unique worlds: themed zones connected by wooded areas. Worlds in which youwill see, feel and experience nature in a constantly changing way.Global SpectacleThe Floriade is a global spectacle in which many dozens of countries participate. Thiswill also be the case in 2012. You will find yourself immersed in a melting pot ofcultures where you will be introduced to different customs and rituals. And of coursethere will also be plenty of attention for the regional culture of the province of Limburg.Enjoy typical gastronomic delights in our attractive restaurants! Here we will be servingregional dishes and refreshments, and all the meals will be prepared using seasonalproducts.Experience nature!Each day features a cultural programme of music, dance, literature, theatre and visualart from all over the world. Sustainable, pioneering architectural eye catchers, as neverseen before, will be shown for the first time at Floriade 2012. With countless exciting,innovative and educational attractions and activities, Floriade 2012 is a spectacularvoyage of discovery for children. You can also walk along a thematic route togetherwith a guide or enjoy a bird's eye view of the park from the 30-metre-high cable-carsystem. Floriade 2012 lets you experience nature!The parkThe Floriade Park covers 66 hectares and encompasses 5 unique themed worldsseparated by wooded areas. Each world has its own decor, programme and activities.Floriade is open from 5 April to 7 October 2012.PricesAdultChildMain gate£20.30£11.30Main gate and cable car£27.00£13.50Tickets are valid for one-day entry to the Floriade 2012. Child age 4-12 years old. Adultage 13 years and over.
94For availability, information and bookings visit: www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.ukwww.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk/Heart ofOld EuropeThe Czech Republicand Germany Heart ofEuropeWelcome to a world of contrasts! From Berlin, anedgy, vibrant metropolis in a constant state ofreinvention, to Prague, a picturesque capital city thathas been steeped in history and culture, the beauty ofcentral Europe is in its variety and choice.Beer fans and wine connoisseurs will be in their elementhere. Lush vineyards in the gorgeous Mosel and Rhinevalleys overlook tranquil waterways, while theboisterous Oktoberfest draws visitors from far and wide.Germany's scenery is spectacular, full of ancient forests,Alpine vistas and medieval villages. Bohemia and Moraviaare peppered with towering Gothic castles; visiting herewill make you feel like you're part of a fairytale yourself.Places of interestDresden:explore the treasures and grand buildings of thisbaroque beauty bisected by the majestic Elbe River. Theromantic Rhine:drive or cruise along the Rhine from Koblenz,passing many UNESCO World Heritage Sites along the way.Berchtesgaden National Park: take a bus up the Kehlstein mountainto Hitler's Eagle's Nest summer mountain retreat, and then visit thewartime bunkers in the town below. Bamberg:sample stellar local brewsand admire fabulous architecture as you stroll through this delightfulUnesco World Heritage city. Ceský Krumlov:crowned by a spectacularcastle, and centred on an elegant old town square.Getting thereFree motorways take you via Belgium, Luxembourg or through the Netherlands viaCologne. The most convenient ferry routes are Dover-Calais, Harwich-Hook of Holland,Hull-Zeebrugge, Hull-Rotterdam and Newcastle-IJmuiden.