Holidaying in September & October

camping holidays for couples

Enjoying a holiday in late summer or early autumn can be great if you want to avoid the hustle and bustle of a summer escape. Choosing to holiday later in the year can sometimes make for a more relaxing experience as you can enjoy quieter campsites, quieter towns and quieter roads. Of course, when its approaching autumn and you’re planning a break to […]

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Top 10 car games

Car Cartoon

Although there are an array of different electronic games and DVDs to keep children occupied on car journeys, playing games together can be fun and helps to break up the journey. Here are some of our favourite games to keep children entertained on a car journey: #1 Car colours Each person is allocated a colour and has to count the number […]

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Why we love camping

swimming pool, spain, canvas holidays

We ❤️ camping! Well of course we’d say that. But it’s true, we do. And we want you to love camping too. If you’ve never tried this type of holiday before, you might be turning your nose up about the effort involved with a camping holiday. Pitching a tent in the rain? No thanks. Soggy socks? Eugh! Cold nights sleeping on the […]

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Spotlight on Lake Garda

Gardaland (credit Francesco Dazzi)

Crystal clear swimming waters, vineyards, olive groves and snow-capped mountain views… Lake Garda is not only Italy’s largest lake but also one of the most scenic and action-packed holiday spots in Europe. Take your pick from water sports, Roman ruins, theme parks, and amazing food and wine. Lake Garda lies in a deep valley in northern Italy between Venice and […]

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My first trip to Berny

Abbey in Soissons

After circling Paris Charles de Gaulle airport approximately six times while trying to locate the exit from the car rental place, we cheered as we finally got onto the motorway and en route to Camping la Croix du Vieux Pont. As the sun started to set, we drove through miles of French countryside and excitedly chatted about what we were […]

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