FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.
Asiana

Natural Attractions in The Netherlands

by Jack Guy

Oct 17, 2019

© Dorien Windt | Dreamstime

Destinations / Europe

The Netherlands may be known as a flat nation, but while it may lack mountains there is no shortage of beautiful scenery.

 

One of the best natural attractions is De Maasduinen National Park in Limburg province. It follows the Meuse river along the border with Germany, an area that boasts woodlands, sand dunes and marshy fens.

 

Lauwersmeer National Park also sits on a river, this time separating the provinces of Groningen and Friesland in the northern Netherlands. Hundreds of birds migrate to this biologically rich river delta, and you can even spot wild horses grazing.

 

De Grote Peel is a natural marshland renowned as one of the best spots in Europe for bird watching. It’s a peat bog preserved throughout history, so you can see nature exactly as it always has been.

 

De Biesbosch is another great natural attraction, and one of the last freshwater tidal wetlands in western Europe. It is home to beautiful winding rivers lined by willow trees, with many species of aquatic and amphibious animals living in the foliage.

 

Utretchtse Heuvelrug National Park is the second-largest forest in the country and fills the gap between Utrecht and Veenendaal. Its most distinctive feature is a large ridge formed during an ice age some 100,000 years ago.

 

#TrazeeTravel

Insta Feed
Trends
Nov 27, 2020

Adults-Only Dominican Republic Resorts Welcome Guests

Following successful re-openings in the Caribbean and Mexico, Palladium Hotel Group sets its sights on resuming guest operations at its TRS Cap Cana Hotel in the Dominican Republic.

The Greatest Show on Earth

Step right up to the greatest show on Earth as FXExpress Publications, Global Traveler, trazeetravel.com and whereverfamily.com celebrate their 2020 award winners! Join the big top on Dec. 14 as we virtually award the winners of the 17th annual GT Tested Reader Survey awards, including the Airline and Hotel of the Year; the 17th annual Wines on the Wing Airline Wine Survey; the eighth annual Leisure Lifestyle Awards; the sixth annual The Trazees; and the third annual Wherever Awards.

Trends
Nov 26, 2020

Thompson San Antonio Expected to Open in Early 2021

Thompson San Antonio is now accepting reservations for stays beginning March 1, 2021. Located in the mixed-use The Arts Residences, Thompson San Antonio will redefine the city’s skyline and celebrated River Walk.

Trends
Nov 25, 2020

Florida’s First Snow Amusement Park

Florida is known for its year-round warm weather, which means locals miss out on a true winter experience — snow. All is about to change with the opening of Florida’s first snow amusement park, Snowcat Ridge Alpine Snow Park. The winter park will bring all the fun of winter activities without the freezing cold temperatures.

Discover Must-Visit Wellness Spots in South Korea

Travelers go on trips for various reasons: Some love to enjoy unique culinary experiences, while others want to explore new cultures and have authentic local experiences. Whatever the reason, vacations should have one thing in common — rest. In fact, healing and healthy ways to boost the immune system are trending topics now and Korean-style wellness is just what you need on future trips. At the 48 recommended wellness travel destinations in Korea, visitors can relax and recharge by enjoying different types of Korean therapy and participating in programs that seek healing in nature. Stay at home and visit Korea for a wellness vacation when it's safe to travel again.

Trends
Nov 24, 2020

The Ultimate Holiday Girls Night

There is nothing better than taking a break from all the hustle and bustle of the holiday season to spend some quality time with your girlfriends.