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4 Great Fitness Holiday Ideas for Glamping Fans

15/02/2022
Staying active on holiday may seem like a dream come true for some and an ordeal for others. However, we all know how beneficial physical activity of any kind is to our health and wellbeing. Trying ou...

Why Go Glamping in the South West - Your Tour Itinerary

01/02/2022
South West England offers a varied and beautiful setting for staycations of all kinds, from tranquil country walks to exploring seaside towns to trying out some adrenaline-boosting sports. Whatever yo...

Wigwam Holidays Celebrates Fireworks Night in 2021

05/11/2021
Fireworks Night is a night rich in history. In 1605, Guy Fawkes tried to blow up the Houses of Parliament with thirty-six barrels of gunpowder and ever since, we’ve been happily celebrating the fact t...

Happy International Coffee Day

01/10/2021
When you’re on holiday in the outdoors, it can be hard to pack in all the sights and activities you came for. If you want to pet a lamb, go hill-walking, and play at the beach all in one day, you may ...

National Wildlife Day 2021

04/09/2021
The UK is teeming with wildlife. Around every bend, there’s something new to discover. The joy of camping really is in the proximity to nature. In our daily lives, it can be hard to come across any wi...

Wigwam Holidays Celebreating Women's Equality Day

26/08/2021
Votes for women! The twenty-sixth of August is an important day in the history of women’s equality. It was on this day in 1920 that women in the USA were officially given the right to vote, a huge ste...

Work Like A Dog Day

15/08/2021
The day began horribly. First, my person packed up their suitcase—which usually means he’s leaving me behind. Then, he made me get in the car—which usually means I’m going to see the vet. But then, ev...

Wigwam® Holidays Camping Pods: What You Should Expect

24/05/2021
There’s nothing worse than believing that something will be as good as you expect only to find that it falls far short! If for example, that pricey crème Brulee you ordered in a posh restaurant turns ...

What is a Glamping Pod?

24/05/2021
Whilst camping in a basic wooden pod is fine for some people for others luxury beckons in the form of Glamping Pods which offer so much more! With run of the mill options the idea is usually to save m...

What is a Camping Pod?

24/05/2021
Chances are that many of us will have wrapped up well and headed for the countryside or beach for a bracing walk in the wintry weather as part of our new year’s resolution to get more exercise. Inspir...

The Best Glamping Hot Chocolate

10/12/2020
Winter is full of sensations that make it a special time of year: cold air on your cheeks, the voices of friends gathered around a fire, and the smell of damp earth and woodsmoke. For me, no sensation...

Make Your Own Cowboy Baked Beans

03/12/2020
To take your outdoor cooking to the next level, you might need some inspiration from the masters — and who knows more about cooking out under the stars than cowboys? This recipe is a great way to rust...

Make Your Own Campfire Bannocks

01/12/2020
‘Bannock’ is a Scottish term for a flat loaf of bread made from a simple dough, and cooked on a skillet or griddle. It’s a traditional recipe that is easy to make and lends itself well to outdoor cook...

How to make your own S'mores on a campfire

25/11/2020
We’re looking across the pond for our inspiration for this outdoor cooking recipe; or recipes, in fact. S’mores are a classic American campfire dessert, and a favourite for generations of kids (and ad...

The Ultimate Campfire Cooked Breakfast

25/11/2020
A good cooked breakfast is more than just a meal — it’s a statement of intent. It signals to the world that today is a day dedicated to you, and to enjoying the good things in life. It gets made rever...

Ten reasons you should pass on a holiday abroad and take a staycation

17/11/2020
Staycations: what’s all the fuss about? Staycations are on the rise in 2020. More and more people are realising that you don’t need to travel abroad to find your well-earned rest and relaxation: in f...

Top 10 tips for glamping in the Autumn

10/11/2020
Don’t miss out on autumn’s glory — 10 tips for glamping in Autumn As sad as it is to wave goodbye to summer, autumn brings out the best of the UK countryside: rosy colours of falling leaves and ripen...

Glamping In The Winter

03/11/2020
Dark evenings by the fire, crisp winter sunshine and perhaps the excitement of waking up to a dusting of the white stuff —  glamping in winter is a far cry from your typical summer break, but if ...

Camping At Home

19/10/2020
As time stands still, the outdoors is waiting for you. Across the UK travel is no longer an option, but why should that stop us having a break? We believe connection to the outdoors is crucial for our...

Glamping & Camping Tips for Families with Autistic Kids

30/03/2020
Camping and its close cousin, glamping, offer families a chance to reconnect with each other and the nature that surrounds them, helping everyone relax without the burden of your typical daily chores ...

Top 9 Eggcellent Family Easter Events Around the UK in 2020

23/03/2020
The Easter school holidays give you a fantastic opportunity for some quality family time, but keeping kids busy and entertained while school’s out can be a challenge. That’s why today, we’ll take a lo...

How to Make the Most of the Easter Holidays with the Kids

16/03/2020
As Easter grows nearer, we can all see the days grow longer and warmer, and it’s truly a sight to see after the winter we’ve had here in the UK! If you’ve got school-aged kids, the school holidays are...

How to Organise a Glamping Stag Do - 3 Great Stag Party Ideas

24/02/2020
Believe it or not, a glamping stag do can actually be very versatile and suit all kinds of grooms. While outdoorsy guys will love a long hike and drinking beers by the campfire, adrenaline junkies can...

A Beginner’s Guide to Birdwatching

17/02/2020
Looking for a new hobby that gets you out to enjoy some fresh air? How about one that keeps you learning new things without you having to invest in expensive gear or courses? Have you always been a bi...

A Practical Guide to Glamping & Camping with Disabilities

10/02/2020
We could all use some more time spent in the great outdoors. The so-called “nature-deficit disorder” has been widely publicised and the health benefits of being out in nature are varied. That being sa...

Time To Talk Day 2020 - The Mental Health Benefits of Camping

03/02/2020
Did you know that in the UK, one in four people will suffer from a mental health issue in any given year? Mental illnesses constitute a major public health issue, yet many people are still uncomfortab...

Valentine’s Day Glamping -  The Perfect Romantic Minibreak

27/01/2020
Valentine’s Day can be a bit of divisive holiday, with some people really enjoying this special opportunity to shower their partner with love and get a bit of a break from the bleakness of winter, whi...

Tips for Hiking With Your Dog - Camping Breaks with Pets

20/01/2020
Everything is better when shared with your best friend, and long walks are no exception. If your best friend just so happens to bark and have four legs, chances are you’ll both love the chance to expl...

Harry Potter Filming Locations To Visit On Your Glamping Trip

13/01/2020
Geeky about all things Harry Potter? So are we! If you love the wizarding world created by J.K. Rowling as much as you love outdoor adventures, combining the two on a camping or glamping trip is a sur...

4 Yummy Campfire Hot Drinks to Make on Your Glamping Break

06/01/2020
We love hiking, mountain biking and all those other camping mainstay activities that get the blood pumping but really, is there nothing better than lazing about by the campfire? Especially when it’s c...