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Berghaus Photography Calendar Competition

I’ve just heard about the Berghaus calendar competition, granted, i’m a little late to the party given it ends on November 27th! I’ve got my entries in though, and i’ve got my fingers crossed, as I constantly seem to need (or is that want?) new outdoors gear, and there is...
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Why People Who Camp Are Kickass Cool

Reasons why camping is coolWe’ve all got at least one, that friend or colleague who thinks we are utterly mad for pursuing our love our camping, as though a weekend spent under canvas is somehow less desirable or less fun than a city break in a fancy hotel. For people who have no interest in...
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How Solo Overseas Travel Changed My Life

It isn’t that i’m not independent, but when it comes to new experiences, i’d always figured that a shared experience was better than experiencing something alone. So when I decided to go to Egypt for the first time on my own, to a yoga and meditation retreat, it was a...
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Christmas Gifts Ideas For Campers

If you are a camping and outdoors mad family, or if you have friends who are, then i’ve put together the Camping With Style 2014 gift guide, packed full of fabulous items that will make ideal stocking fillers or Christmas gifts. Our pick of the best Christmas gifts for campers, glampers...
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Craghoppers Lunsdale II Padded Jacket Review

Craghoppers Lunsdale II  Ladies Padded Jacket £135 Craghoppers.com Craghoppers Lunsdale II Quilted Jacket Technical Details AquaDry Membrane mesh lining 28.5′ length Ribbed inner collar 9 pockets: 2 stud-fastening lower with zipped handwarmers, 2 stud-fastening chest, 1 mobile phone, 1 Velcro credit card & 1 zipped inner Stud-fastening stormflap with narrow inner zip guard Self-fabric stud cuff  adjusters Self-fabric belt Key holder Elbow...
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What Travel Means To Me & Why It Matters For Us All

I’ve been ruminating on this very personal post for some time. It’s a little different to the usual breezy reviews and photo posts that I do, but it feels right. Perhaps wanderlust is genetically coded into me, partly as a result of my mixed heritage. I am equal parts Burmese, English...
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Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site, Lake District – Review

The Lowdown Eskdale Camping and Caravanning Club Site, Boot, Holmrook, Cumbria, CA19 1TH campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk Tents, camping pods and campervans From £7.70 per night per person Some pitches have electric hook ups Campfires are not allowed Raised BBQ’s allowed Camping pods £43.75 per night Our Visit 26th September – 28th September 2014 What We Loved With Autumn now upon us, I needed a...
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Highplains Vintage Floral Popup Tent - Review

We are suckers for pretty, and we also love hassle-free, so we loved getting the chance to test out an adorable vintage flower design popup tent, from The Bedding Company. We usually camp in tents that are significantly bigger, so to get a fair opinion, we got team member Shammie...
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Lotus Grill BBQ - Review

The Lotus Grill is a stunning bit of kit that we were excited to get our hands on.  One of the joys of camping for me, is al fresco cooking and dining. I love the simplicity of cooking over an open fire or BBQ, and we’ve tried lots of different...
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My Weird, Wonderful Hobby - Live Action Role Play

For the past 5 years i’ve been involved in a hobby called LARP, which stands for Live Action Role Play. Some dislike the ‘action’ bit and prefer to refer to it only as LRP, but that’s just pedantic as it means the same thing. Now you are probably thinking “Live...
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Camping Wine Glass Chair Clamp - Review

This clever little gadget is a Wine Glass Clamp, designed specifically for camp chairs and it comes in 3 different colours, blue, green and pink….so of course I chose the pink one! The Wine Glass Clamp is super easy to use, there is a twisty clamp thingy that can be...
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Park Foot Caravan & Camping Park, Ullswater Lake District - Review

The Lowdown Park Foot Caravan & Camping Park, Howtown Road, Pooley Bridge, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 2NA Tel:  017684 86309 parkfootullswater.co.uk Tents, Campervans and Caravans £17 per night for a tent with no electric hookup Campfires are not allowed Raised BBQ’s allowed Dogs are to be kept on a lead at all times Some pitches have a lake view Direct...
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FieldCandy Social Butterfly Tent - Review

We were absolutely delighted to get our hands on a FieldCandy tent for our most recent camping trip. Hardcore campers tend to be a little suspicious of camping gear that looks a bit different, and lets be honest, camping isn’t an area renowned for having high design values – practical...
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Spotlight On Boutique Camping - The Ultimate in Glamping Luxury

I’ll just come right out and say it, I absolutely adore Boutique Camping and i’ve just bought an amazing 5 metre flowered bell tent from them (you can see pictures of it here). My tent will get it’s third proper outing this coming weekend, and i’ve got a photo shoot...
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nkuku Franjipani Tin Picnic & Tableware

I came accross the the fantastic Mollie & Fred website for the first time today and instantly fell in love with it. After spending much too long browsing, I came across a gorgeous range of tableware, and I think they are just darling, and ideal for glamping. Tin is super practical...
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Festival Tips & Festival Camping Gear For Summer 2014

Festival season is now here, and whether you’re off to Bestival, Download, Secret Garden Party, Latitude, Leeds/Reading, Glastonbury or any other of the many festivals taking place in the UK this summer, you’ll find that this article features a heap of useful festival camping tips. I’ve also found some of the...
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