The French-speaking region of Wallonia is not only one of the most unspoilt areas of Belgium, with breathtaking landscapes, picturesque medieval cities, wonderful chateaux and gardens and colourful year-round festivals and carnivals; it also is a region which is dotted with inventive theme parks, animal parks, natural attractions and children's museums, all within easy reach of one another and well within most budgets, making it an ideal destination for fun and exciting family holidays.
Want to show your children that learning can be fun? Nothing could be simpler in Wallonia - a treasure trove of interactive museums and thrilling attractions like the Eurospace Center, The Caves of Han, Blegny Mine,..
Or is your family full of ‘get up and go’? The south of Belgium has just what you need to keep fit and have fun at the same time with activities such Rail Biking, kayaking, cycling on the RAVel Network,..
And if you are looking for a playground to keep the children occupied? Wallonia has a wealth of superb family attractions and full-on activities. Walibi, Pairi Daisa, Forestia, La Petite Merveille,.. Excitement is guaranteed for the children while the parents have a rest.
Accommodation is easily available at very reasonable rates and can easily be booked through organisations such as :
Novasol www.novasol.co.uk which offers holiday homes in the Ardennes for the whole family.
If you are looking for an affordable base for a summer holiday or a long weekend in a self-catering ‘home from home’, Novasol offers a huge variety of these in the Ardennes - from modest cottages and typical chalets to grand châteaux; from designer apartments to log cabins and renovated farmhouses, which might be tucked away in the middle of nowhere or right in the heart of the tourist action in Durbuy, Malmedy or Dinant.
Gites de Wallonie www.gitesdewallonie.be
Themed Gites (Horse riding, fishing,..) www.gitesatheme.be
Logis de Belgique www.logis.be
So, it is time to put the smartphones and computer games aside for a few days and have fun together.