Campsited's 2016 in review

It’s no secret that 2016 got a lot of bad press, but for us it was a big year, huge in fact. No one was immune from 2016’s challenges and we fielded many ourselves. The year, however, saw us take a giant leap, one that we’d been…

Ultimate Camping Recipes: Camping Christmas Dinner with Danish White Mulled Wine

Does Christmas camping sound like a mad idea to you? If the answer to that is yes, then spend a moment conjuring up all the elements of a magical festive holiday: pine trees, open fires, holly dotted with red berries, long frosty walks, steaming hot drinks, friends and family and,…

Ultimate Camping Recipe: "Dark & Stormy" Rum Caramelised Bananas

We know. Bananas stuffed with chocolate, wrapped in tinfoil and baked in embers are ridiculously tasty. We think that too. But what if camping’s most famous fallback pudding is actually standing in your way, stopping you from discovering other absurdly delicious banana-based treats? Treats inspired by classic Caribbean cocktails,…

Winter camping

No, your eyes are not deceiving you. We really mean going camping in winter. It’s our new favourite activity and we know that once you try it you’ll love it too. While winter camping is not mainstream, it’s not strictly a niche activity either. However, it does…

Cullen Skink or Smoked Haddock Chowder - a great camping recipe to warm your cockles this winter

'Skink' is a fabulous old Scots word for that hearty bowlful treading the middle ground between soup and stew, the kind that delivers stacked, satisfying spoonfuls. It was traditionally made with beef shin, but this smoked haddock chowder stole the reputation and is now nestled contentedly among Scotland’s best…

15 great ways to market your campsite

One of the many responsibilities camping, touring, holiday and glamping site owners have is to promote their parks to potential visitors near and far. It’s important to highlight all the aspects about your campsite that makes it a must-visit park. Campsites are located in some of the most beautiful…

#WorldMentalHealthDay - let's get outdoors!

To coincide with World Mental Health Day, Campsited.com has just announced that each of their team will get an extra week off, every year, to go camping! “There is no doubt that being in the outdoors has exponential benefits for us physically and mentally. There is tonnes of research…

Noble Court Holiday Park: Why we love it

The relaxing pace of life and easy going nature of the locals in Pembrokeshire will give you little hint of the fact that this spot in West Wales has won awards and accolades by the bucket load. The coastline is a dream for swimmers, beachcombers and outdoor lovers, and the…

Larkhill Tipis: Why we love it

Glamping. The very word conjures the best of every world. Comfort and luxury on tap. Nature and the outdoors as close as you want it. Glamping is great at any time of the year, but this camping style really comes into its own as the weather cools. If you’re…

Penisar Mynydd Caravan Park: Why we love it

Let’s talk about the Clwydian Hills. This an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. That’s right. It’s so spectacular it can only be described with proper nouns. The park is only two minutes off of the main highway in the North Wales area but you wouldn’t know…