Dovestone Holiday Park | Lodges, Glamping, Pods in the Peak District
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Dovestone Holiday Park | Lodges, Glamping, Pods in the Peak District

Sometimes you fancy a weekend away, somewhere to completely get away from it all, but without having to spend hours travelling.  We recently found such a place.  Less than 13 miles from the centre of Manchester, bordering the Peak District National Park.  Dovestone Holiday Park is just over an hour …

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Camping with Kids
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Travel Tips: Sleeping Bags for Festivals

Ideas on the best sleeping bags for festivals for the whole family, from babies to adults.

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New Barn Farm | Featherdown Campsite near London
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New Barn Farm | Featherdown Campsite near London

Katie Gregory from There We Go went glamping with her family at New Barn Farm – a Feather Down campsite in Carlton, Bedfordshire. Here’s what they thought of their stay… We’ve just got back from a weekend glamping at New Barn Farm, a luxury Feather Down campsite that’s an hour’s …

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Top Tips for Festival Glamping with Children including a Festival Checklist
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Top Tips for Festival Glamping with Children including a Festival Checklist

So if you are planning on Festival Glamping with Children here are some of our top tips including a Festival Checklist! Setting up, and taking down, your tent are all part of the experience. Get the children involved, passing pegs, and having a go with a wooden mallet. Have a …

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La Grande Métairie in Carnac with Eurocamp
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La Grande Métairie in Carnac with Eurocamp

This half term we decided to head back to France and spend a week exploring the south coast of Brittany with our three children. We booked into La Grande Métairie in Carnac for another week of adventures. NB Emma & Ian and family were hosted by Eurocamp but all views and …

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Family Camping at Conkers Camping and Caravanning Club Site and a Day Out at Conkers Forest
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Bonkers About Conkers! Family Camping at Conkers Camping and Caravanning Club Site and a Day Out at Conkers Forest

With the prospect of a record-breaking second sunny May bank holiday, we decided to pack up Donald Trump (our motorhome) and head down to Conkers Camping and Caravanning Club site in the heart of the New Forest in Derbyshire for the weekend. Located a few miles from the spa town …

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Family Camping in Australia

When you are trying to decide whether to brave your first Family Camping trip, there are a few key things that you need to consider.  These tips apply whether you are deciding to try out Family Camping in the UK, Family Camping in Australia or even Family Camping in the …

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LLanystumdwy Camping and Caravanning Club Site Review www.minitravellers.co.uk
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LLanystumdwy Camping and Caravanning Club Site Review

We spent Easter at the LLanystumdwy Camping and Caravanning Club Site in our Elddis Autoquest motorhome, with our three children (aged,7, 10 and 11) and our dog. We were joined by 2 other families – one with a motorhome and one who were braving canvas for the weekend. The site is …

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Ravenglass Camping and Caravanning Club Site Review www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Ravenglass Camping and Caravanning Club Site Review

We recently visited the Ravenglass Camping and Caravanning Club Site in our motorhome, with our three children (aged,7, 10 and 11) and our dog. We have been to the Lakes a lot but never as far west as Ravenglass – a small coastal village in a quiet and quite remote …

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A magical treehouse adventure – Blackberry Wood
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A Magical Treehouse Adventure – Blackberry Wood

Ever wanted to stay in a Treehouse? Well at Blackberry Wood you can! I feel asleep dreaming of mischievous fairies riding through the woods on the backs of giant rabbits, their backpacks full of forest treasures, acorns, blackberries and magical things… Nothing quite prepares you for the beauty of Higgledy and Piggledy. …

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Camping Fabulous in Rome with Eurocamp www.minitravellers.co.uk
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25 of the Best Eurocamp Sites for Families!

So which are the Best Eurocamp sites for families? Eurocamp was a firm family favourite when I was growing up.  I have fond memories of long drives down through France to get to a site, the excitement of finding our tent or our caravan, of kids clubs and trips to the …

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Hayfield Camping and Caravanning Club Site
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Hayfield Camping and Caravanning Club Review

Is Hayfield Camping and Caravanning Club perfect for a Motorhome? We recently visited the Hayfield Camping and Caravanning Club Site in our new Elddis Autoquest motorhome, with our three children (aged,7, 9 and 11) and our dog. The site is very conveniently located in the village of Hayfield in the …

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Would you love to take your family for a camping trip? Read out post 'First Time Camping For The Family'.
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First Time Camping For The Family

When Lara was invited camping by my very kind friend Leeanne, it became quickly apparent that I was not going to escape with a quiet weekend at home with my boys. Craig began to moan that I had been holding him back for years with from his dream to camp …

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Medieval Festival
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England’s Medieval Festival for Families at Herstmonceux Castle

This August Bank Holiday my wife, I and our three children were invited to attend the 25th Anniversary England’s Medieval Festival at Herstmonceux Castle near to Hastings in East Sussex. We were delighted as it seemed just the sort of event our family would love: rustic camping and outdoor medieval-themed …

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Boroughbridge Camping and Caravan Club Review www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Boroughbridge Camping and Caravan Club Review

Boroughbridge Camping and Caravan Club site is located just off the A1 and near to Ripon, Harrogate and York. Due to its location it is often used as a stop-over site for people travelling between the north and south and vice-versa. However, reading the reviews of the site fans of …

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Long Weekend at Ready Camp Drayton Manor www.minitravellers.co.uk
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Drayton Manor Glamping at Ready Camp Tamworth | Camping and Caravanning Club Site Review

Having been impressed with Ready Camp before on our visit to the Blackmore site in Worcestershire, we decided to head off for a 2 night stay at the Tamworth site (or as it’s often known Drayton Manor Glamping) to get away from it all and have some quality family time. Ready …

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