With Camping and Festival season in full swing Halfords have produced a great guide to all things camping. Perfect for those of you who are new to camping but also full of great tips for the more seasoned pro. Filled with useful information on great campsites across the UK, and most useful for disorganised types like myself it has a handy camping checklist to ensure … Continue reading The Ultimate Camping Guide from Halfords
I love the sound of rain on canvas, there is something comforting about your little dwelling in the outdoors sheltering you from the elements. We knew when we booked our trip away that the remnants of hurricane Bertha would be blowing in, not ideal camping conditions but life’s too short right? Taking the tent down in the wind and rain wasn’t an entirely pleasant experience … Continue reading Bertha and the Bee.
So you’ve heard all about the new palatial tent, somewhere fitting to pitch it was obviously required. With time being against us we needed a fairly local campsite, I must also confess to being a bit of a camping snob and so for me it is essential that a site is abundant with immaculate, clean and shiny toilet and shower blocks…anything else goes but that’s … Continue reading A campsite fit for a Queen
Following on from our less glamorous boutique experience at Camp Bestival and having been bitten by the camping bug we were keen to get out in our own bell tent. We have always been campers and this year were needing to replace our slightly manky old tent. I’d been begging for coveting a floral canvas beauty for the past year and finally managed to get … Continue reading When campers become glampers.
After popping our collective festival cherries last year we couldn’t wait to get back to Camp Bestival this year. We booked our tickets as soon as we returned home last year and spent many months eagerly anticipating the delights which would be on offer this time. We certainly weren’t disappointed. With one of my favourite acts ever headlining I was thrilled and everything else was … Continue reading Camp Bestival goes wild.