As travel is beginning to open up, Europe beckons with its promise of a different culture, different climate and the chance to indulge in a different cuisine. So where better for your first outing abroad for a while, than two fab and not so far flung destinations on the continent….”Where?” I hear you ask. Well,Continue reading “Fancy holidaying somewhere different?”
Author Archives: Rachel Ellis-Lomas
Woof! It’s International Dog Day!
It’s time to appreciate the love and value which dogs bring to our lives. According to several studies dogs really are good for our health. They can help us become calmer and more mindful, as well as becoming more active and responsible. In addition, just a few times stroking our furry friends can help ourContinue reading “Woof! It’s International Dog Day!”
Could these be the best tv tours ever?
“I want ye so much I can scarcely breathe…” Fancy a bit of tv escapism and would like to discover more about places featured in your favourite tv series? It all started from lines like the one above which grabbed me and left me in a week-long television coma, resulting in a completion of OutlanderContinue reading “Could these be the best tv tours ever?”
A break from the norm?
A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men… My good friend Sally and I said repeated this phrase many times at university. It rings true today. Life is busy and hard sometimes and it’s so important to take a step back and have a giggle. It’s as good as a break.Continue reading “A break from the norm?”
Dipping your toe into the Scottish Highlands?
I say immerse yourself!!! Here’s a quick video guide for the best route up to the West Coast of the Highlands with a caravan, camper or motorhome. You can explore some of the best scenery in the UK at every turn. Morvich Caravan and Motorhome Club Site is a great location for touring Skye, theContinue reading “Dipping your toe into the Scottish Highlands?”
The Wild West
Often overlooked for the pinnacles of Snowdonia to the north and maritime jewels of the south, the Mid Wales region offers visitors wild country, wildlife and wild legends in abundance. Not only is there plenty to do, but you’re guaranteed to find your own space in the seemingly endless landscape surrounding you. It’s a greatContinue reading “The Wild West”
First trip tips for your new caravan or motorhome
So, you’re the proud new owner of a brand new caravan or motorhome, can’t wait to book your first trip away and are hoping for things to go smoothly when you first arrive? Here’s a list of handy pointers to ensure that your first trip away starts with style and doesn’t become a caravan catastrophe!Continue reading “First trip tips for your new caravan or motorhome”
Three thrifty things to do for nature lovers!
Thank goodness things are looking brighter! The weather is improving, days are lasting longer and this summer is beckoning us with a promise of better things to come. As more events and activities open up to us post lockdown, it’s easy to understand why we would want to enjoy them as much as possible. However,Continue reading “Three thrifty things to do for nature lovers!”
Falling in love with Lochalsh
(and it’s not just a Highland fling!) Pristine white beaches and cascading waterfalls reaching majestic stretches of water, behind which lie mountains, glades and valleys shrouded in mystery….. Have you guessed where I have described yet? Of course, it’s Western Scotland! Where else can you find some of the most delightful and unspoilt scenery inContinue reading “Falling in love with Lochalsh”
How to be an “Appy” camper
Could these 8 apps make your holiday even more carefree and enjoyable? Let’s be honest, when planning your next touring or camping trip, you’re probably thinking of relaxing, enjoying the beauty of your surroundings and catching a bit of sun. It’s time to switch off that laptop and just use your phone for those all-importantContinue reading “How to be an “Appy” camper”