Camping is an increasingly popular option for holidaymakers who are passionate about our planet. If you’re a green camper looking for advice on where to stay and what to pack, look no further. From wild camping and eco-friendly forest sites to sustainability and respecting our wonderful natural environment… read on.
The New Forest has remained largely unchanged for centuries, with ancient woodland and a unique natural environment preserved under Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Special Area of Conservation and Ramsar protections.
Centred around the historic city of Lyon (France’s second city and since Roman times a crucial regional capital), it’s a region of contrasts: from the pristine peaks and pastures of the Alps to the bustling cities and fertile fields of the Rhône Valley.
The simple answer is yes. Camping and associated outdoor pursuits have been shown to improve our wellbeing in a number of basic yet crucial ways. Here’s some science behind why it’s a good idea, in this instance at least, to take your parents’ advice.