Month: December 2015

QueensIand’s Five Star Luxury Glamping

Rivershore Resort is Queensland’s first five-star luxury glamping, caravanning and camping resort to call the Sunshine Coast home. The resort is under construction at Diddilibah and will be complete in 2016, offering visitors for modern travelers. Resort developer, Bernie McGovern said the 10 hectare site will include luxurious self-contained safari tents along with spacious areas […]

Coral Sands and Turquoise Seas

Naturally beautiful at a tall and slender 3x.5 miles, Harbour Island has long since attracted the rich and famous from the Dutchess of Windsor to The Rockefellers to Diane Von Furstenberg. Though unlike a Palm Beach or Sant Tropez, its sophisticated without the flash. Just a handful of boutique hotels nestle between its colonial cottages […]

Backcountry Ski Glamping

Alaska has excellent backcountry huts with incredible ski terrain, making for the perfect winter glamping getaway. There are many places in Alaska that offer backcountry skiing and cabins however, most are limited in amenities and good ski runs. If you are looking to go glamping and get epic powder turns, Manitoba is the obvious choice. […]

The Best Glamping Spots Near Canberra

Glamping is the perfect way to take the “roughing it” out of camping. Allowing everyone to enjoy the great outdoors in style. Just in time for the holiday season, Tim the Yowie Man went in search of the best glamping experiences close to Canberra and we are bringing you his best. Each of these glamping […]

Caravan Glamping in Berlin

I slowly started to stir in my little bed. I turned over and pulled my covers up to my ears. I could hear the campground waking up around me and morning light started to illuminate my little caravan. I heard people whispering morning conversations, searching for toothbrushes and taking the walk to the campground bathroom. […]

Flash Camp Wins Awards for Unique Accommodation

Flash Camp, Australia’s largest glamping specialist has won two major awards. This premier pop-up hotel is Australia’s leading provider of temporary luxury camping accommodations and services. At last week’s NSW Tourism Awards they were awarded Gold for Specialized Tourism Services and Silver for Unique Accommodations. The recent glamping trend has made its mark on the […]

Fall and Winter Glamping Destinations in Europe

Fall is in full swing in Europe, the fall foliage has turned the landscape in to a sea of colours and in some parts of Europe the first snow has already transformed the countryside into a winter fairy tale. The cooler temperature might mean that many people wouldn’t consider glamping as an option, but let […]

The Bahamas Greatest Getaway: The Cove, Eleuthera

A Caribbean island–void of chain hotels, crowded beaches, shopping malls, or even a stop light… Eleuthera, Bahamas is a little known paradise. It straddles both the teal Caribbean sea and the deep-blue Atlantic, has 135 beaches, a handful of hotels, and one particularly exceptional resort. The Cove Eleuthera used to be a hippie lodge in […]

Must Have Glamping Gifts

Wired.com names some must have glamping gifts for people who really prefer the indoors. Glamping, or glamorous camping, brings some of the finer, more trendy, and creature comforts of home to your campsite. Each one of these glamping gifts offers you a comfortable time away from society with a modern touch. From the nature enthusiast […]

Prix Villégiature Awards 2015

Prix Villégiature Awards 2015 have been announced and glamping properties are among the nominees. The jury of the Villegiature Awards is made up of 22 renowned journalists and foreign correspondents that cover the five continents. The finalists have been carefully selected from the nominees for the 2015 best hotels in Europe, Africa, Asia and Middle […]