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If you thought camping was only for the summer months… think again! Whether you’re chasing some winter sun in Mediterranean climes, exploring Christmas markets, mountain hiking, or simply making the most of low-season rates, there’s so much to do.

AR Guide to: Wet Weather Camping

The Alan Rogers Team | 2 Mar 2023 | Read time: 2m 56s

Relaxing in a dry tent, sipping hot coffee, and listening to the pitter-patter of rain embodies tranquillity.
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Top 5 Winter Tents for Winter Camping

Peter Stannett | 19 Jan 2023 | Read time: 6m 14s

Have you ever thought about camping in the winter? It might not be the first thing that comes to mind, but there are several benefits to giving it a try! From fewer crowds and beautiful snowy landscapes to cosy campfire nights and unique recreational opportunities, winter camping can be a fun and rewarding experience. Just make sure you come prepared with the right gear to stay warm and comfortable.
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Top 10 Must Have Items For Winter Camping

Ben Tully | 5 Dec 2019 | Read time: 5m 3s

Camping and caravanning during the winter months can mean either warm, unfamiliar sunshine at the time of year we least...
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11 Reasons to go Camping all Year Round

Rob Fearn | 13 Jun 2019 | Read time: 6m 23s

Many campsites wake up to the fact that their opportunity for business is not simply May-September. With a little creativity...
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Flight of the Snowbirds

Russell Wheldon | 13 Nov 2018 | Read time: 2m 27s

Spain is a popular winter destination thanks to its Mediterranean climate and low rainfall.
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Chasing the winter sun

Russell Wheldon | 26 Sept 2018 | Read time: 2m 1s

Can you point to Europe’s only desert on a map? Do you know where you can stand with your feet in the snow while looking at Africa? Guess where you can find castle-crusted crags, stranded in time, yet only an hour’s drive from bustling seaside resorts? Fancy skiing this morning, followed by a dip in the sea this afternoon?
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Touring the battlefields in low season

Russell Wheldon | 14 Mar 2018 | Read time: 3m 4s

The centenary of the end of World War I is drawing many to the battlefields of northern France to learn...
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No Mountain Too High

Russell Wheldon | 1 Dec 2017 | Read time: 4m 5s

It will come as no surprise that walking is a popular activity in Tirol.
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A winters trail

Russell Wheldon | 16 Nov 2017 | Read time: 4m 53s

For most people, camping and caravanning is undertaken at a time when there is the promise of sun and warmth...
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Winter Wonderland

The Alan Rogers Team | 20 Oct 2017 | Read time: 2m 15s

If your work commitments permit, why not travel whenever you can? You won’t be alone on your trips! Whether you...
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Gearing up for low season

Ben Tully | 24 Aug 2017 | Read time: 3m 43s

With so many campsites and parks opening through the spring and autumn, there’s no reason to pass up a few...
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Five brilliant camping destinations for your Christmas and New Year getaway

Rob Fearn | 12 Nov 2015 | Read time: 2m 6s

Despite winter’s frosty return just around the corner, you shouldn’t be thinking about quiet nights with your feet up in front of the TV and fire blazing.
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Winter camping: Five great tips for beating the cold weather

Rob Fearn | 23 Oct 2015 | Read time: 4m 9s

Winter camping can be truly amazing, but something you need to prepare for thoroughly in order to beat the chill...
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Why winter camping is great

Rob Fearn | 11 Feb 2015 | Read time: 2m 5s

Aside from the obvious perks of lower prices and fewer crowds, there are lots of reasons why you might choose...
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The best of Europe's Christmas markets

The Alan Rogers Team | 26 Nov 2014 | Read time: 4m 39s

Christmas street markets are the perfect way to get into the festive spirit. Here we share some of the best.
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Don't overlook the little things on your winter travels

Rob Fearn | 20 Nov 2013 | Read time: 2m 15s

At Alan Rogers, we’re firm believers that a little cold weather shouldn’t stop you from continuing your travels. Whether you’re...
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5 campsites to stay on for the perfect skiing holiday

Rob Fearn | 6 Nov 2013 | Read time: 2m 33s

The clocks have changed, the days are darker, and whispers of Christmas are growing ever louder. For many, it’s time...
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Five countries to visit this September

Rob Fearn | 10 Sept 2013 | Read time: 2m 14s

The kids are back to school and the low season is kicking off again on many campsites around Europe. If...
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