Bongo trip to beautiful Britanny, France


  Planning on camping with young children? We discovered the ‘dos’ and ‘don’ts’ the hard way during two weeks under canvas in France. AFTER a journey by sea and road lasting over 24 hours – including a punishing drive from Zeebrugge to Saint-Malo – I find myself wrestling solo with a tangled mass of tent poles and guy ropes as dusk falls on Britanny. Not … Continue reading Bongo trip to beautiful Britanny, France

Beddgelert, Gwynned, Wales


Wales, and Snowdonia in particular, have been favourite destinations since I was a 10-year-old lad into skateboarding, going to cub scouts and reading the Beano comic. Wales still has the power to draw me out of Yorkshire all these years on. Our latest Wales venture took us to a campsite called Cae Du on the edge of Beddgelert, a small village in the Snowdonia area. … Continue reading Beddgelert, Gwynned, Wales