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The Camper Van Cookbook

This year’s Christmas present cook book was “The Camper Van Cookbook” by Martin Dorey with recipes by Sarah Randell. ┬áThe idea is that it features recipes that can be cooked on just two rings or using a barbecue, as well as showing you how to make the most of your campervanning trips. Like the Cool Camping Cookbook, this is the kind of book that you can flick through at any time, reading the informative sections and choosing the recipes that you will use on your next trip. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Best Campsites in Britain & Ireland 2010

If you’ve ever browsed the camping section of a bookshop or Amazon looking for a campsite review book, then there’s a good chance that you’ll have seen one of the many Alan Rogers guides. The Alan Rogers guides are well known and well established with the first having been published in 1968. These days there are several guides covering most major European countries as well as this one which is the Britain and Ireland guide.

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Book review: Tiny Campsites

We haven’t been campers for very long, in fact not much more than a year, but in that time we’ve very quickly come to the conclusion that we’re not big fans of sprawling corporate chain campsites. The sites we’ve enjoyed the most have all been smaller independent sites in great locations. That’s why Tiny Campsites seemed like the perfect book for us. In his new book, Guardian travel writer Dixe Wills reviews and recommends 75 campsites from across Britain that are all no bigger that one acre in size. Read the rest of this entry »

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Cool Camping Cookbook

From time to time we might review a camping accessory, book or gadget that we’ve bought and want to tell you about. This is one of those reviews, and it’s for the Cool Camping Cookbook. I received this book as a gift for Christmas and it’s the latest in the Cool Camping series that also includes Cool Camping: England and Cool Camping: Kids. Read the rest of this entry »

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