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Setting the scene

As promised, here’s the first almost-live blog on getting the yurt camp ready for opening on Thursday.

This year, Philippe came along and helped me put up Mustardseed – one of the two 18-foot yurts in… 373 more words

Five top reasons to stay in écovallée

Looking for a holiday that ticks everyone’s boxes? Here are five top reasons to stay in a yurt in écovallée (in the Dordogne, in southwest France), from someone who lives there all year round. 1,033 more words

Hot Showers in the woods!

Wow! what a great idea for your Emergency pack!  Check out the review…

When people talk about camping some think it is to much trouble to be out in the woods, sleeping in a tent and living next to a camp fire.   401 more words



Catered camping.

It’s what I call camping with hosts who provide you with meals and such.

I used to go catered camping with a group called the Outdoor Adventure Club. 248 more words

Burning Man

Outdoor Shower

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything on here and in the meantime some things have changed, mainly that we bought a house, have a huge garden and chickens (all things that I will dive into in later posts). 117 more words

Off The Grid

The solar shower

Here’s the almost final installation of the solar shower. I had a few problems with the instructions and exchanged a few emails with the excellent and very helpful manufacturers in Greece. 59 more words

No more cold showers

As promised in this post, the new solar shower went in this year. Made by Nobel in Greece, with some parts from Italy, guests now have hot water at any time of day or night. 29 more words