One day to go…..

Well I’m excited and the kids are simmering not-so-quietly to themselves. The camping holiday to St Ives kicks off tomorrow. The trailer is packed but the normal Tardis-inspired packing of the car itself will wait until the morning. The thing that gets me is how come it all fits in when you go but when you pack to come back it appears you’ve gained the equivalent of 4 extra suitcases worth of stuff? The forecast is looking interesting……rainy on the day we put up the tent (groan) but pretty good the rest of the week. I feel that a record time for the tent being put up will be achieved tomorrow.

Assuming the weather holds up for most of the week, I cant see us doing much more than mooching around St Ives itself and hopefully having a couple of days on Porthgwidden beach



If the weather is not so great then it’ll be sou’westers and a few bracing walks followed by big steaming mugs of coffee in various strategically placed cafes.

That can be fun too.


About Saddlebags and Backpacks - a brewer's outdoor adventures

I am a keen hiker, camper, cyclist and general all round gear addict..... I also manage to be a professional brewer in my non-spare time :->
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5 Responses to One day to go…..

  1. backpackingbongos says:

    Have fun and enjoy your break.

  2. Enjoy! Just starting to get the gear together for our camping odyssey to Scotland.

  3. backpackbrewer says:

    well, so far so good. Weather reasonable although last night we had a mini gale. Currently eating and drinking our way around St Ives


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