With Google Maps you can view graphical and satellite maps of cities and countries worldwide. You can also plan routes and find a business. Other options are: print maps, send them by email or link to a certain map.
RAC is an easy to use route planner for Great Britain and Europe. You can add several locations and customize the route planner to your preferences. Maps are interactive and you can choose for simple or detailed driving directions.
The French Vialys is a route planner for Europe and available in English, Spanish, Italian, German and French. A nice interface and a lot of extra options, but sometimes long loading times for itineraries and maps.
Look here for an interactive map with driving times and driving directions and links to hotels and tour operators at the chosen destinations. You can zoom in and find surf spots, beaches and national parks on the map.