We have just got back from a lovely long weekend glamping with friends at Oak Lodge Glamping in Norfolk. I have never been glamping before and I am now fully converted. The taking up and down of tents and having to pack my entire life into my rather small car is just not appealing to me. When I get to my holiday destination I just want to chill out with a beer. I guess it’s fair to say I am a lazy camper!
Now glamping is not cheap, Oak Lodge is £110 per night, but having in the past paid £30 a night to stay in an empty field with a portaloo in the corner, I honestly feel that I would happily pay this price again based on the amazing facilities I got for my money and the minimal effort I had to put in! Continue reading
This Easter we decided to take a last minute break with our friends. We did an internet search for anything we could find on the coast within a couple of hours of London and we were super lucky to find an amazing place called The Tower in Thorpeness Suffolk. Continue reading
Last weekend we visited Wowo Campsite in Sussex with some friends. We were three couples with 5 children between us and we knew before we went that it was going to absolutely hammer it down with rain all weekend! Wowo had come highly recommended by a few people as an excellent place to camp with kids and we were desperate to see each other so we just thought f&*% it and off we went! Continue reading
My parents visited for the weekend so we all went out to visit Cliveden Gardens. Cliveden is a National Trust property and is actually a house and gardens but the house is only open on Thursdays and Sundays. Even without being able to see the house there is plenty to do at Cliveden, loads of stuff for the kids to enjoy and absolutely beautiful gardens for us adults. Continue reading