When I think of travelling, I immediately think of jumping on a plane and flying to the opposite end of the world. It never occurred to me that there was in fact so much to see in my own country or 'my own back yard', as some might say. With work reaching an all-time-high in being demanding, I haven't got the opportunities to travel for long periods quite yet and so arises the perfect opportunity to explore this rainy yet picturesque country that I call home. And what better way to do that than to become one with nature and brace the elements? Oh, yeah! I mean camping out in the wind, rain and occasional splash of sunshine that the UK has to offer.

UK Camping 2017 Blog Posts

Blog posts displayed in chronological order.


Last-Minute Camping in the Lake District

It started off as just a typical Saturday. Woke up, had breakfast, watched TV, went on my laptop, had lunch etc. The day was an exact replica of every other Saturday that I'd experienced recently. Work has been relentless, constantly asking... Read more.

THURSDAY, 15 JUNE 2017


Freaked Out by Giant Moths in the Peak District

Adventure was calling once more. We purchased more camping supplies and fortunately, I did not have a meltdown in the shop again! Mainly because we knew what we wanted after being camping once already.... Read more.

WEDNESDAY, 5 JULY 2017


A Day at Little Moreton Hall

I've decided that I just don't see enough of my country. I often sit, daydreaming about being on holiday when really there's just so much to do if only I got out the house more! This Saturday was different - I decided to go on an outing and see some of England. I opted to see 'Little Moreton Hall'... Read more.

SUNDAY, 23 JULY 2017


Driving to Snowdonia & How We Nearly Turned Back

t was time for our third camping trip. We'd been holding it off for a couple of weeks in the hope that the weather would pick up. It also allowed us time to finally get the car fixed. 3 weeks later, the weather still... Read more.

TUESDAY, 1 AUGUST 2017


Climbing Waterfalls in Snowdonia

I did it! By some way of a miracle, I slept all the way through the night, lulled into a deep and peaceful sleep by the therapeutic rumble of the river outside our tent. It certainly made a difference that I remembered to bring pillows this time. Top tip, a lack of pillows whilst camping makes for an... Read more.

THURSDAY, 3 AUGUST 2017