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Wise ways to stay warm when camping

As the weather takes a turn and we head into Autumn many campers will be packing up for the winter. For the (fool)hardy among you who still want to sleep under canvas it might be tempting to look for easy…


Christmas camping wish list #2 – good books

There’s nothing like a good book, is there? Growing up I was a total bookworm. Mum says I used to read several books at the same time, picking and choosing which one I fancied each evening as I read a…


What’s the recipe for the perfect camping meal?

What exactly is the perfect camping meal? We default to BBQs (in the mainly vain hope we’ll not get soaked while cooking) and normally have a one-pot of some description already prepared for the first night, but I’m wondering what…


Last-gasp camping

The summer holidays are nearly at an end, but way back in spring I booked us a last-gasp weekend camping to finish them off in style. I’ve always wanted to stay at a Camping In The Forest site (it’s a…


The joys of swimming

I know, I know. We’re a bit traitorous as we didn’t go camping for our main holiday this year. But still, for us a foreign holiday will always be something we aspire to as we enjoy them so much. We…