Children having fun on campsite
Campsites, Travel, VW Camper

Is Campervaning for Us?

We’ve had our first week (actually 5 nights) away in Betsy our campervan (in Looe, Cornwall) and whilst I’m pretty confident we’d all say we love her to bits I’m not sure we’d all say we’d love to have week long stays (at least in this country)! Weekends have mostly been great so far but… Continue reading Is Campervaning for Us?

Days out, Travel, VW Camper

A weekend in Moreton-In-Marsh

In January we booked a few weekends away in our camper van. It's difficult to find open caravan/campervan sites in the winter and I guess I'm still a little fussy so I want to make sure its got a decent toilet and shower block. Wildcamping sounds amazing but I'm not quite ready for that yet!… Continue reading A weekend in Moreton-In-Marsh

Days out, Other, Pets, VW Camper

A puppy?

We're thinking of getting a puppy. Actually, I think we're pretty much there. We've just got to decide on which breed and when to get it! I've often thought a dog would be a lovely addition to the family, but with my husband having been brought up with dogs and saying they're more of a… Continue reading A puppy?

Days out, Travel, VW Camper

A weekend in Somerset

Our third trip away in the camper van was to Somerset, near Cheddar, staying at Bucklegrove Holiday Park (at the end of November!). It had been quite difficult to find a campsite/ caravan site that was open and had availability for this weekend. It seems a lot of sites close late November. It was the… Continue reading A weekend in Somerset

Days out, VW Camper

Adventures in Betsy – the camper van

At the beginning of September we picked up our new, shiny VW camper van. (Now named Betsy by the children). We needed a second car and decided before our summer holiday that this would be it. The idea being that we can just take off at the weekend for a little break away. Probably easier… Continue reading Adventures in Betsy – the camper van