Camping trip in holidays

Camping is a great opportunity for bonding, a great chance for you to be with your beloved ones, your family, your friends, your colleagues and your significant other… Camping offers you complete freedom as you don’t having to bother about other things in life but the nature.

Why should we choose camping? Camping helps us enjoy the outdoors; it feels nice to wake up to the peaceful nature and tranquillity. You get to cook and eat outdoors; enjoy all the outdoor activities with the ones that you love.

The most important thing when it comes to camping is to plan ahead!


Nowadays, there are many camping areas open all year round. You can choose the season that you like or the one that matches your family’s schedules. However, always check the weather forecasts to make sure you won’t be stuck in the middle of nowhere in bad weather.

Most of us prefer to go camping in the summer since summer is the holiday season and many enjoy the summer heat. Fall and spring come next, they are the best time for those who enjoy the moist and cool weather and don’t like the harsh conditions of summer and winter. Winter is the least favoured season since it is cold, especially at night and there isn’t much to sight see apart from snow covered scenery and frozen rivers and lakes. However, winter is heaven for those who love skiing.


You can choose to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life to the beach, to the lakeside, to the mountains or the country. Each place has its own features to match your mood and interests.

  • Acadia National Park, Maine: This place is basically a camping paradise! It has more than 6,000 lakes and ponds and 32,000 miles of rivers and streams. The best thing you can have here is to hike to the top of Cadillac Mountain before sunrise and be the first person to see the sun in the US.
  • Apgar Campground: This place is located in the Western United States, the largest campground in Glacier National Park. It is nestled in a pine forest; there are mountain peaks and a lake, an incredible mountain side view. The campground offers many services such as: boat rentals, horseback rides and public bus tours.
  • Nehalem Bay State Park (in Oregon): If you are looking for Pacific Coast camping, this is the one for you with beach and sand. There are sand dunes separate you from the beach. The campsites supply electricity and water.
  • Yosemite National Park, California: Wilderness is the keyword: No cars, no roads, no structures and no electricity. This place is great for hiking, the best place for climbers.
  • Joshua Tree National Park, California: Camping in the desert sounds a bit strange? But I promise you, this place is more than just desert! The place is also popular among climbers.


Camping equipment:

Tent: It’s not really camping without a tent.

There are many kinds of tents of you to choose from: Family,backpacking, weekend, mountaineering, beach, festival, and pop up tents. Depends on where you are heading to and who you are camping with, pick the right kind of tent.

Tent accessories: Canopies & Extensions, windbreaks, gazebos…

Sleeping bags/Air beds/sleeping mats: Choose the right kind for you depending on the weather

  • Sleeping bags come with many designs: Mummy shape, square shape, down filling, double sleeping bags, compression sacks…
  • Airbeds also come with different kinds: Single airbeds and double airbed.
  • Mats: There are self-inflating mats, blow up mats and roll mats…
  • Don’t forget camping pillows.

Tent lighting:

There are three types of tent lightings: Electric lanterns, gas lanterns, torches & head torches.


  • Remember to bring first aid kit, sunscreen, bug spray…
  • Dress for the weather.
  • Prepare a list of activities.
  • Prepare for extreme weather: Rain, snow…
  • Learn how to protect yourself in case of bad weather: Do not stand under a tall tree or somewhere high during a thunderstorm…

Eating and drinking:

Camping cooler & thermal flasks

Bring enough water and food for everyone.

Camping coolers:

  • When you decide to go camping, it means you are ready to spend over the night, cook and eat out in the nature. You are supposedly going to bring raw materials such as raw meat, vegetables and fruits for some camping BBQ party dinner.
  • It’s important to keep your food fresh and prevent them from spoiling. And because you are out in the wildlife, there is supposed to be no electricity, so make sure you choose the best camping cooler. And you should a best cooler with wheels since you will need a large one and have to carry them around.

Vacuum flasks:

  • You want to keep your soup warm, or sometimes you crave a cup of coffee, hot chocolate or tea, or when camping in the winter, you will need some hot drinks to warm up… That’s when a vacuum flask comes to handy.

Match your game

Depends on the kind of activity you want to take such as: Hiking, skiing, fishing… bring the right gear to make sure everything goes smoothly.

The Benefits of Harley Davidson Camping Truck Tent

camping tentYour camping trip will be especially enjoyable with Harley Davidson camping bed tent. A truck bed tent is just a tent set up in the bed of the truck, not on the ground. If you enjoy being in the outdoors, choose Harley Davidson truck bed tent camping as a pleasurable, convenient, and low-cost adventure.

If you have a truck bed tent with you, you can factually arrange camp in any place where it is possible to drive your truck. Harley Davidson camping bed tent is attached to your pickup truck and turns into the bed. No stakes are needed to drill them into the ground. When the tent is attached to the truck bed, you get perfect camping shelter.

This way of camping is relatively new, but it is increasing in popularity. If you look at the campgrounds you will see lots of truck bed tents everywhere. People using such tents are really happy. What are the reasons of truck bed camping being preferable to traditional camping tents?

Advantages of Camping with Truck Bed Tent

  • Convenience

This is a convenient alternative to traditional camping in the usual tents or doing it in a vehicle.

We all know that it is not that easy to set up a traditional tent. This task is one of the hardest during the trip and not every person can cope with it. some people even refuse from camping just because they are afraid to remain without shelter for a night. But even those who are skillful in it spend much time on it. First they have to find a proper place to pitch a tent, groundsheet should br put for protection from water. Then they must drive stakes into the ground and so on. You can forget about all this if you use Harley Davidson camping tent for truck bed. The base is the car itself and no water presents a problem for you. (more…)

Classification of camping auto houses

Auto houses campingCaravanning as the current, direction and a way of life have been already existed in about a century. Hundred years ago Henry Ford has started mass production of legendary Lizzi. Right when the car became accessible to lots of people, Americans have started to travel far and wide along the continent in search of adventures and dearly loving freedom.

Caravanning has also begun from car’s travels. A bit later there appeared first mobile houses, and since those days caravanning has taken a special place in the hearts of many Americans, and then Europeans, forever.

For centenary history people had created the large quantity of the various models corresponded to different requirements and financial possibilities of the traveler. Caravanning market also offers different kinds of campers for auto travelers. Depending on the budget and requirements it is possible to get the tent-trailer or the indwelling trailer; it is possible to surprise neighbors with magnificent camper, equipped by last word of techniques and fashion. We will try to tell you about the basic types of mobile houses.


How to choose furniture

Camping GearIf you have tired of office and city’s vanity, it is a good time for going on the nature and taking pleasure in silence and rest. If you want to make the rest on the nature really comfortable first of all you must take care of all that you can be needed for: camping tent, sleeping bags, mobile kitchen and, naturally, camping furniture.

Choosing camping furniture it is not difficult to acquire three simple truths:

1. Camping furniture should be solid;

2. Camping furniture should be easy;

3. Camping furniture should be comfortable.

Camping furniture manufactures have endeavored wonderfully well, having created not only solid and light, but also comfortable furniture. In most cases you do not even need to gather the furniture because frequently it doesn’t require any additional means of assemblage. You can find such models amongst camping furniture of firms-manufacturers with good responses and reputation, for example: Easy Camp, Lafuma, Canadian Camper, Outwell, Camping World and others.


New Year’s rest in Rastila camping

Rastila campingArrival 30.12-03.01, price 1050 y.e.

The modernized camping-cottage complex Rastila is located in Vuosaari area in the east part of Helsinki. It has convenient transport communication with the city. You can reach the center of Helsinki with its sights and other objects for visiting just in 18 minutes by the underground.

In camping’s territory, on seacoast and in immediate proximity to it tourists can receive all necessary services, including various possibilities for shopping and entertainments.

In winter camping’s restaurant works only during lunch time.

Luxury cottages were built in 2005.

The cottage’s area: 50 sq.m.

In a cottage you will find one bedroom with a double and a two-story bed, drawing room with upholstered furniture (the sofa is folding), TV, DVD-player, shower, toilet and a sauna. There is a microwave, an electric plate, the refrigerator, a toaster and coffee maker in the kitchen.