GET SIGHT-SEEING, CATALONIA-STYLE WITH KEYCAMP
September 10, 2010 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel NewsCatalonia's rich heritage, captivating cities and sophisticated seaside resorts provide an ideal choice for couples seeking an autumn break – and with Keycamp offering seven nights at the excellent Villanova Park from just £222 per party, soaking up the sights won't absorb all the holiday budget.
Just a 30 minute drive from Barcelona, Villanova parc is ideally located for strolling down La Rambla, sampling the delicious regional tapas – pintxos – and getting inspired by Gaudi's architectural genius at the Sagrada de Família and Parc Güell.
Temperatures are an average of 18ºc in October, so there's plenty of opportunity to take in the sights of the Catalan coast, including the sophisticated resort of Sitges with its superb beach and array of restaurants and bars. October sees the Festival of Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya hit town, providing film buffs with the chance to enjoy a host of screenings.
This diverse region also offers a wealth of outdoor adventures, particularly the Aigüestortes i Estany de Sant Maurici National Park, which with its rugged peaks, lakes, waterfalls and leafy forests, makes an ideal spot for rambling or cycling.
After exploring the sights and sounds of Catalonia, Villanova Park offers a picturesque setting in which to unwind, from relaxing in the parc's two swimming pools, making the most of the gym and tennis courts, or visiting the nearby beach at Pals, which is only 2km away.
Seven nights from 2 October for families (two adults and up to four children) staying in a Villanova mobile home with air-conditioning will cost just £222, accommodation only.
Fly-drive packages to Barcelona or Reus, can be arranged by Keycamp at a supplement.