Camping in France: The Essentials Guide

Choosing the Perfect French Campsite Planning a camping trip to France doesn’t have to be a daunting task. At Campsited we can help you narrow down your search quickly and easily. It's always good to know what to expect before you choose your desired campsite. Here’s some practical…

The Best Places for Family Camping Holidays in France

10 Places for Family Camping Holidays in France Family camping holidays in France are all the rage. Here are the best campsites for the ultimate European camping experience. Are you looking for the perfect family camping holidays in France? Wake up to birdsong. Enjoy long days spent in the great…

Campsited Win The Inaugural Enterprise Ireland Pioneer Travel Tech Award

Campsited Win The Inaugural Enterprise Ireland Pioneer Travel Tech Award We were delighted to recently win the Inaugural Enterprise Ireland Pioneer Travel Tech Award, at Enterprise Ireland HQ. The award was presented by Máire Walsh (SVP of Digital Technologies for EI Silicon Valley) as part of a day long Enterprise…

A Guide on the New Way of French Camping

A Guide on the New Way of French Camping France has been guiding the way on many wonderful things for years. Now they've reinvented camping sites. Here's a guide on fresh French camping. Camping in France at large, commercial sites offers luxurious amenities. From swimming pools and karaoke bars to…

Top 7 Campsites Northern France Has to Offer

Top 7 Campsites Northern France Has to Offer France has many beautiful things that bring visitors in from around the globe. However, Northern France has many hidden gems that aren't as well known. When you think of a French vacation, you probably think of the major cities and sights France…

Your Guide To Finding The Perfect Campsite

Your Guide To Finding The Perfect Campsite Finding a great campsite is essential to making your camping trip the best experience possible. Read on for a comprehensive guide to finding a perfect campsite! Are you looking to book a fun and exciting family trip, or hoping to go on a…

Google recognise Campsited as Great Early Stage Company with Huge Potential

Very recently we were acknowledged by Google as one of the hottest early stage companies in the country. This came by way of taking second gong at this year’s Google Adopt a Start Up Grand Final. Amongst some really tough competition we might add! We are delighted, naturally, but…

Hot off the press; Campsited listed as 1 of the 100 Hot Irish Start-Ups 2017

Not long off the back of coming second in Google’s Adopt a Startup competition last month, we were stoked to see Campsited listed in the 100 Hot Irish Start-Ups, featured in The Business Post last month. 2017 is the third year the Business Post has published their top 100…

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,…

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…

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…

Westport House Caravan & Camping Park: Why we love it

We LOVE Westport House. No other emotion comes close to describe what we feel for this astounding camping and caravan park that seems sent from heaven to answer all the holiday needs both children and adults have. Firstly, it’s a beaut. Set in the stunning Westport House Estate, camping…

Mannix Point: Why we love it

First off, a warning. If you visit Mannix Point in county Kerry once, you’ll find yourself returning time and time again the rest of your life. The reason is simple. Situated on The Wild Atlantic Way in south west Kerry, this campsite treats you to sea and mountain views…

Streamstown Caravan and Camping Park: Why we love it

Peace and quiet come as standard at Streamstown Caravan and Camping Park. Located in Tipperary, you’re right in the middle of the country’s Midlands when you stay at this campsite. The Cistercian Abbey and monastic sites in the town of Roscrea, close to the campsite, assure you of…

How to camp with your dog

Full disclosure upfront. This post is written by a dog obsessive. I’m the proud dog mom of a Great Dane cross (crossed with what we haven’t a clue, though we think the other breed is Labrador) and Duke is our dog baby. We love travelling too and didn’…

Why glamping ticks the boxes sometimes

So, glamping is officially a thing. For a while, it was travel’s secret that only those in the know knew, then it became a trend, and now it has reached enough critical mass that it is labeled with the highly scientific name of “a thing”. It’s easy to…

Bayview Caravan & Camping Park: Why we love it

Waterford, situated on the southeast coast of Ireland, is where the Bayview Caravan & Camping Park is to be found. This park is a dream for families. Children are highly considered at Bayview Caravan & Camping Park and will have as much fun as the older members of the family…

The Dorset Hideaway: Why we love it

If you’re anything like us, you want to be wowed by views when you go camping. Enter The Dorset Hideaway, which offers amazing views in abundance. This camping, caravanning and glamping site (yes, that’s right, it’s a triple treat of a park) is situated close to the…

BioLite Wood Burning CampStove : a review

The verdict: A sturdy little fella that deals with the job of boiling a large jug of water above it's head with enthusiastic glee. Man and fire, a relationship intertwined since the dawn of time. Around the campfire we developed cooking food, which in turn enabled our brains to grow…

Camping in England: Why you’ll love it

Thinking of camping in England? Make like a famous sneaker brand and just do it. This is a country that lets you get under its skin as soon as you leave the cities and make for the villages and countryside that England still has in abundance. Camping in England is…

Camping in Ireland: Why you'll love it

If you’re thinking about a camping trip in Ireland, you’re onto a good thing. The country might be small but its reputation for good things is supersized. From glaciated lakes to a coastline that defies description, and food that will have your mouth watering at breakfast, lunch and…

Clifden Eco Beach Camping and Caravanning Park: Why we love it

Dolphins, a sandy beach, rugged views of the Atlantic, and climate neutral accommodation, Clifden Eco Beach Camping and Caravanning Park makes going green easy... and enticing. The parks takes its spectacular surroundings seriously and seeks to add to and enhance the environment, hence the serious eco credentials. This is a…

Nagles Doolin Camping and Caravan Park

Nagles Doolin Camping and Caravan Park has to be situated on one of the most stunning stretches of land ever. With the Burren on one side, the Cliffs of Moher on the other, and facing the Atlantic, you’ll be forgiven if you don’t know where to look first.…

Glamping with kids - luxury is not just for adults

Hands up - we LOVE all kinds of camping. You show us a pitch and a campfire and we’re there in jig time. For us, nothing at all can beat the freedom of the tent! We also love how camping constantly invents itself. It’s an ever-changing adventure and…

Camping in crazy, beautiful, wild places

Camping in crazy, beautiful, wild places. Campers are an adventurous lot. You know it right? We’re always thinking of the next adventure, and camping always delivers the goods! If you’re on the lookout too for an unusual, out-of-this-world camping adventure, the list below might just be what you’…

Camping in the North-West of England: top 10 fun things to do

Thanks to Liverpool and Manchester, this is the third most populous region of England, but it certainly doesn’t stop there. The North-West also lays claim to the tallest mountain (Scafell Pike), the biggest lake (Windermere) and the second largest area of national parks. It’s all about contrast – and…

Favourite camping recipes: Thai Style Moules by Martin Dorey

This week Martin Dorey, regular Campsited contributor, writer and lifelong camper, shares his favourite recipe. It’s one that has seen him through lots of camping trips and that has also helped him in lots of other ways too. Here he tells us a little about how it came to…

How to survive a rainy camping trip with kids

The vision is idyllic – you and the kids escaping the stresses of life, hanging out as a family in The Great Outdoors, flopping into bed at night exhausted from all the fresh air and fun. The reality may be quite different, however, if the rain decides to join you as…

What Inspired Me: Shelley from Camping with Style.

What was it that started your camping journey? Was it the lure of the great outdoors? Was it the need to reconnect with nature? How about spending quality time with your friends and family but without the distractions of the everyday world? Perhaps it was a way of getting over…

Camping with kids in South Wales; 10 of the best things to do.

There are some vital ingredients to having a great camping holiday with kids. Wales, happily, has all of them. From water sports and indoor activities to museums and adventures, a family camping adventure in Wales will be one to remember. And, with a great choice of sites on Campsited, you’…

Camping with kids in North Wales; 10 of the best things to do.

For families that like the outdoors, North Wales is a gold mine. There are so many great things to do all across the region with a massive variety of attractions, great locations and fantastic activities. And the camping is brilliant. North Wales is one of the best camping destinations anywhere…

Camping in North Wales; 10 of the best things to do.

If Wales is the adventure centre of the UK then North Wales is its capital. Not only is it a brilliant place to camp but it’s also an amazing place to find true adventure while you are at it. And it doesn’t matter whether you stay at a…

Camping in South Wales; 10 of the best things to do.

There is no doubt that camping in South Wales will be an unforgettable experience. And it can be as rustic or as modern – with all the mod cons as well as the kitchen sink – as you want it to be. You can stay on a sheep farm in the mountains…

Camping with kids in South East England; 10 of the best things to do.

Coming to camp with the family in South east England? You’ll never be bored, we promise! There are so many things to see and do for families with kids that it’s tough to know where to start. You can swing through the trees like a little monkey, explore…

Camping in South East England; Here’s our top 10 things to do.

Most people think of the South East of England as London. But there’s a lot more to it than just a big city. The South East has open countryside, coastline, ocean cities, rolling hills, forests and plenty to keep you busy on a camping holiday, including a huge choice…

Camping with kids in South West England; 10 of the best things to do

Camping in South West England is, as you’d expect, as family friendly as it gets. There are plenty of fantastic sites that welcome children with open arms, from big touring sites to glamping sites and certificated sites. The experience can be as varied as you want to be, with…

Visiting South West England? Check out our top picks of things to do.

The South West of England is one of the UK’s most popular camping destinations. There are all kinds of campsites available, from glamping sites in Cornwall to coastal sites in Devon and Dorset. But of course there’s plenty more to a visit to the South West than simply…

Camping in Ireland: The essentials guide

Packing up the tent, bucket and spades, with the excited kids for that savoured camping trip. Hopping into the trusty camper van for a few blissful days in the Great Outdoors. Joining your mates for a weekend of surfing and sleeping under the stars. There’s nothing quite like the…

5 reasons why campsites need to improve their online pitch

Grabbing a local brew, gathering around with a cup of hot chocolate and chewing the fat under a starry sky. Disconnecting from the modern world is part of what makes camping so special. But that doesn’t mean campsite owners can ignore their online presence. In fact it could be…

Are you Campsited for summer?

It’s that time of year again folks, the school holidays are just around the corner and the road beckons. If you’re packing the car for a break on an Irish campsite or holiday park this summer, now’s the time to find and book the ideal spot for…

How Campsited began

I started tweeting from @campsited on April 1st 2015. When talking to a friend a couple of days later she asked, “Why don’t you tell your story and how you got to this point? It’s interesting.” Whether it’s interesting or not I guess is for you to…