Breskens, a real fishing village seeländisches:
Breskens offers everything for burly fur seals and gourmet mouths. Has always been a fishing village is now also a seaside resort with marina praiseworthy. There is a maritime atmosphere and the salty sea air is always felt. Breskens is due to its location at the mouth of the Westerschelde particularly well as a fishing village. The ships in the harbor vouch for the fact that there is always fresh fish. Near the auction hall at the harbor you can buy all kinds of fish species. Try it once a fresh herring, incredibly tasty. In the harbor area with the marina, the fishing and commercial port is always something going on. Even watching the many sailboats and fishing boats is an experience in itself.
The so-called pass line starts at the ferry. There is a lovely promenade with a maritime character and equipment, perfect for games. This path connects the marina and fishing harbor with the center and you can see all the attractions offered by the village: the two ports, the many restaurants and their cozy cafes, shops and boutiques, a fishing museum on the promenade, close to the beach, the high panoramic staircase that offers a great view over the Western Scheldt and the village. At the ports of the plants are connected by the so-called maritime deck, a wooden plank floor with rugged appearance and play equipment. Something to eat and drink is a treat for the whole family. The kids have a great time in and on the giant sardine can, this is not only an art but also a top-notch gaming device. Remarkable are also the twelve giant penguins, designed by the artist William Sweet Love. They should warn us of the possible climate change.
See also there is Bresko, the robot fish from Breskens. Bresko is a strange and yet beautiful fish. This Robot Fish is five meters long and two meters high. He inspires his audience with tail wagging, water splash and now and then he winks to a. Rest he does to his own dune at the harbor. Here you can admire and caress him.
Most beautiful beach:
The beaches of the town of Sluis, among them the Breskens have won in 2012, second place for the cleanest beach of the Netherlands. Through the efforts of the villages along the coast, the beach establishments and pavilions anyone can optimally enjoy sand and sea. In all seasons Breskens is not just a clean place, but also great to grab suitable to fresh air. The many ships that travel to Antwerp or Ghent, ensure that a day at the beach will never be bored. And how about a boat trip to the sand reefs of Breskens with views of the seals are lolling in the sun?
Dikes along the Westerschelde are, together with the broad, beautiful Zeeland Flemish countryside, especially good for walking and cycling. For example, there is a 35 km long panoramic route. Takes you along the coast and through the countryside with its picturesque villages. On a hike through the 'Westerscheldepad' (10 km) run along the banks of the Westerschelde. Bird lovers will discover here that the area with its marshy soil is very popular with migratory birds. Take it definitely her binoculars, they can also watch the seals are lolling in the sun in the distance.
These apps are available in the AppStore. There is the app Zeeland, convenient to check before you leave home for, what is available here. Once here you can look for example at the beach restaurant. With the cycling app you can select using the node system a separate route. Will be shown on a map where you are and what to see. On the Deltagids app you can find everything about Jachhäfen, boat rental, sailing and windsurfing schools, beaches and diving opportunities.
Tours and trawling:
Rides on the MS Festijn is a pleasure again and again. The ship takes off from the commercial port and offers tours with or without trawl fishing and adventure trips to the reefs on sand.
Tennis and indoor sports:
Who likes to play tennis, has two options: the sports park 'Baersande' there are 5 hard courts. In the multi-purpose hall of Camping Zeebad there are three tennis courts. The hall is also suitable for other sports such as basketball, spring, volleyball and indoor soccer.
There are 2 swimming pools in Breskens: Sports Hall Scheldeveste (part of the place) and on camping Schonefeld.
The town of Sluis offers excellent opportunities for a pleasant shopping in the pedestrian zones or to enjoy a delicious cup of coffee in one of Numerous cafes. For children there is an ostrich farm, farm with a petting zoo or Pferdemelkerei