Definition Glamping = 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’s luxuries”
There aren’t many things My Chap and I disagree on but CAMPING is one of them. He’d love to be out in a tent in the middle of nowhere, with a campfire and basic facilities – he’s camped since he was a small child.
I like the great outdoors – I like walking, hiking and gardening, of course. Definitely, I like getting away from it all, with a beautiful view, preferably by the sea. I like eating outside when it’s warm, BUT I like my creature comforts.
When I was a child I camped with the Guides, usually in fields or orchards rather than on organised campsites. I loved the campfire and cooking outdoors (still do), but I hated sleeping on the floor even with blow up mattress. Also, I hate being cold or wet -so this is a hazard of camping. Generally, I’m not a fan of noisy campsites, with a club/bar etc. Since I developed osteoarthritis, I need to sleep in a proper bed. My Chap roles his eyes about my fussiness but understands why I’m like I am. Continue reading