Month: March 2013

The Airstream Glamping Trend

Do luxury hotels and caravans seem to be irreconcilable concepts? Well, that’s not the case at all, especially if we delve into the welcome and fascinating meanderings of glamping. The fusion of these two opposites is both possible and intriguing, and goes by the name Airstream hotel. As the name suggests, these are hotels and […]

Huvafen Fushi: Serene. Visionary. Naturally Modern.

Huvafen Fushi, located on the islands of Maldives, is a true glamping resort in a tropical paradise.  On this little atoll, you are completely surrounded by the serene blue water of the Indian Ocean.  At Huvafen Fushi, which means “Dream Island” in Dihvehi (the native language of Maldives), guests are pampered with immaculate accommodations, creative […]

Glamping Adventures in Utah at Blue Sky Ranch

For an action-packed vacation, Blue Sky Adventures is the perfect location.  The ranch is located in Wanship, Utah and covers 3,300 acres of Utah’s diverse and breathtaking terrain.  For the ultimate view, Blue Sky Ranch has constructed the Antelope Yurt with views overlooking the Wasatch Mountains and nearby Deer Valley Park.  This traditional Norwegian glamping […]

New Zealand Glamping at Papamoa Beach

Papamoa Beach Top 10 Holiday Resort has been owned an operated by Bruce and Donna Crosby for over 20 years.  This resort is located in the Bay of Plenty on New Zealand’s North Island.  Papamoa Beach is known for it pristine white sandy beaches and sparkling blue waters and is an excellent destination for fishing […]

Glamping in Italy at Canonici di San Marco

At Canonici di San Marco, guests are welcomed with open arms by owners Frederico and Emanuela.  This glamping destination features two luxury tented lodges on raised wooden platforms.  Each lodge features a bed appointed with quality linens, electricity, Wi-Fi, and private bathrooms with showers and toilets.  The lodges are each decorated in a chic and […]

Shenton Safaris: African Glamping and Wildlife Experiences

One thing is certain about Shenton Safaris’ camps, they provide a unique opportunity to view the exotic wildlife of Africa that feels like it should be once in a lifetime, and it keeps guests coming back time and again. Shenton Safaris’ camps are located in South Luangwa National Park in eastern Zambia, which is a […]

Glamping (and a whole lot more) at The Ranch at Rock Creek

The Ranch at Rock Creek was purchased by Jim Manley in 2007 after his lifetime search for the perfect ranch.  Manley was looking for a location that included a waterway on the property and was far removed from any major highways to preserve the wilderness experience for guests.  Manley found this perfect location at The […]

Carry On Glamping

Opening June 1, 2013, Cresto Ranch will be comprised of eight luxurious and spacious 640-square-foot canvas tents located in an alpine clearing in the Colorado Rockies. Each tent will feature a gas heating stove, spacious en-suite bathroom, and private lounging porch. At the heart of the intimate resort will be the main lodge – a […]

8 Chillest Glamping Locations in the World

By Sarah Esterman Glamping (that’s glamorous camping if you haven’t heard of it) is becoming more and more popular. Combining a camping trip with a little extra luxury can make for a relaxing vacation—especially when you find the perfect spot to hang your hammock. So when you start planning your glamping trip, be sure to […]

History of the Glamping Movement

A great article by the folks at Barebones Outdoor Living: The History Throughout history, there have been many memorable compromises. Don’t like meat, but want the same texture? Try a veggie burger! Want to go running without hurting your knees? Try the new elliptical machine! Want to listen to your favorite tapes on the go? […]