Walk barefooted on the beach, dream with your eyes open relaxing in the warm sand watching the ever-changing shapes of the white clouds, go for a swim in the inviting waves or wait together with the sea gulls for the fishermen to return – the one who is able to abandon himself to the rhythm of the tide in Schleswig-Holstein will forget all about the daily troubles. The coasts of the North Sea and Baltic Sea with their picturesque lighthouses, the proud sailing ships and the green dikes can tell you all about the history of the area. Different small islands, historic towns and idyllic villages with a lot of charm and interesting tourist attractions are waiting to welcome the tourists, and for the active ones the area is ideal for water sports, golf and bicycle rides. Restaurants and cafes in abundance offer superb and fresh fish and local specialities. The area is particularly suited for families with children. A holiday in Schleswig-Holstein means sport, play and fun.