The Camping Articles
Welcome to the 'Articles' section of the Alan Rogers Website
Our longer pieces of content live here! We're adding more regularly, so come back soon for more long-form camping content.
If you're looking for a shorter read, why not head over to our blog
Camping in the National Parks of England, Scotland and Wales
From the chalky South Downs and foreboding dark peat of the Peak District in England to the coastal splendour of Wales's Pembrokeshire Coast and the vast mountain ranges of Scotlands Cairngorms, the UK really has it all.
Camping in the Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty of England, Wales and Northern Ireland (AONBs)
Each Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty has its own unique characteristics – exemplified by its landscape, habitats, wildlife and cultural heritage. The role of the AONB organisation is to protect and safeguard it for future generations. Today the 46 AONBs cover around 18% of the UK countryside and 20% of the English coastline.
Wild Camping Guide
Eco-friendly campsites have sprung up all over the country, where the golden rule is to be as environmentally thoughtful as possible.
Aside from our listed camping sites - individuals, couples and families are also venturing into the great outdoors and discovering their own perfect off-grid camping spot. This is known as wild camping.
Mental Wellbeing Hub
Our mental health is just as important as our physical health. COVID-19 has, for many, brought to light the vulnerabilities that we all have when it comes to our mental wellbeing. The best thing we can do is talk.
Realising that something is wrong is the first step towards getting help. Visit our Mental Wellbeing Hub to find out more about the benefits of nature and camping, advice, tips and charities and organisations that can help if you aren't feeling 100%.
Travel Advice Hub
With a little upfront planning, travelling is easy but it always pays to be aware of any changes to your travel plans, disruptions along your route and other alterations to international travel rules.
Great Camping and Caravanning Road Trips
We've gotten ourselves in gear and documented some of our favourite routes including suggested campsites and must-see attractions.
Camping with Kids
Camping with kids is always an adventure. It's an activity perfectly suited to the little ones, providing them with the ideal balance of a fun, educational and healthy lifestyle, and of course, memories that will last a lifetime and inspiration that passes through generations.