Loch Ettrick – Dumfries and Galloway

Have you ever been so remote that someone in a 4x4 has pulled over and asked you if you’re alright? We have. I can only assume that he thought we had broken down, with no signal to call for help so we had lit a fire to keep ourselves warm whilst we waited for some … Continue reading Loch Ettrick – Dumfries and Galloway

Please, leave me as you found me.

Well, not quite me, but these lovely camp spots we are having the pleasure of sharing with you. It's really important for us that we leave places as we find them when we have been wild camping as not to ruin it for the next person or to tarnish the name of campers/caravanners/vanners. We have … Continue reading Please, leave me as you found me.

Everybody’s gone surfing… (Stonehaven)

Well, not quite. Just Tom, because he's the only one mad enough to do so in -3 degree temperatures! Anyway, this little spot quickly became one of my favourites in the short 18 hours we spent here. Firstly, the camp spot itself. Now, this is luxury. It has TOILETS. That's right, it's has fully functional … Continue reading Everybody’s gone surfing… (Stonehaven)

Wouldn’t want to break a nail would we?

Where do I start? Well, now we have FINALLY started the journey! We have been planning to go to Scotland between Christmas and New Year for a while. There are a few reasons why we are crazy enough to consider this, with weather forecasts saying a minimum -6°C, the reasons are: - They are “free” … Continue reading Wouldn’t want to break a nail would we?

Boondocking – Eh?

You’re probably thinking what on earth are they babbling on about? I also thought this too! But, as the saying goes; you learn something new every day! I shared a tweet earlier, to which it was re-shared with some new and improved funky #hashtags, one of which was ‘Boondocking’. Now, what is Boondocking? Boondocking is … Continue reading Boondocking – Eh?