Glamptastic!

Ok, so I have never been one for camping. Meaning I have never thought about going for a break away and said I want to go camping. But the opportunity has arisen fo my family and I to go for a ‘glamping weekend!’

My husbands lovely friends have offered us a belated wedding gift, to pay for us and our kids to go with them to what looks like a beautiful camp ground in East Sussex this June; and stay in their bell tent.

I jumped at the idea of a new adventure and think it will be a great family get away.

I have thought about my love for camper vans and one day going camping in one, so I’m not adverse to the idea. I just have no idea what I should take, wear or really what to expect. From looking at a glamping experience to a camping one, I definitely think as a camping rookie, glamping is the way to go. (For me anyway)

So what’s the difference?

Camping definition:

Learner’s definition of CAMPING
[noncount]
‘the activity of sleeping outdoors in a tent usually for enjoyment
Camping is one of our favorite things to do.
She likes to go camping on weekends.
— camping adjective
camping equipment/gear
a camping trip’

(http://learnersdictionary.com/definition/camping)

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Glamping definition:

glamping
ˈɡlampɪŋ/

‘a form of camping involving accommodation and facilities more luxurious than those associated with traditional camping.
“glamping is likely to satisfy any city slicker seeking a little refuge in nature—without foregoing any of life’ (Found on google)

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So here we go. I’m really looking forward to it! Fingers crossed for good weather, and thank you to my hubbies lovely friends for a great wedding gift!

Will let you know how it goes 🙂

Hi de Ho glampers!