Castell Montgri, Costa Brava (Part 2)


Lynda, our campsite courier on Castell Montgri, continues her account….. From the French border down to Tossa de Mar The coastline is unspoilt and easy to drive around. Even in July and August the traffic is steady, enabling you to explore any day. Two hours away is Barcelona. You can also visit the football stadium [...]

Last minute holiday planning


When it comes to summer holidays, we’re not the most organised of families. It’s a rare year when we’ve got everything planned by the end of June, and this year was no exception. But prompted by what Scooby Doo villains call the ‘pesky kids’, July saw me scouring t’Internet for cheap flights to southern France [...]

Castell Montgri, Costa Brava (Part 1)

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As a Francophile, the beautiful sights of Lake Garda failed to win me over. So I’m afraid the Spanish “Blackpool”s have certainly never appealed. However, Lynda, our campsite rep at Castell Montgri, is so impressed by this area, and the campsite, that she actually put pen to two sheets of paper (remember what those are?). [...]

Viva Espana – Brits Flock To Spanish Resorts!

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In a report by easyJet, Spain tops the poll as the number one holiday destination for Brits! It really has turned 360 as the likes of Benidorm are booming again; back to their former 80s glory and the long-haul destinations like Egypt, and the Caribbean move down the list!   But what has brought this [...]

30 years on… family camping holidays on the Costa Brava

Adam Moss family on holiday at Estartit with Thomson Al Fresco

Manchester blogger, Adam Moss, took his family on an Al Fresco holiday to Estartit in Spain last summer and wanted to share his experiences with us considering it had been “a full three decades since [he] last took on the challenge of a family camping holiday.” Here is his story… Back then, in the early [...]


Martin Lipton from the Daily Mirror recently visited Internacional de Calonges and agreed to share with us his experience of the site and his top tips for the area. Keep a look out for his review in the paper for the full details of his experience, but we have a sneak-preview snippet here to give [...]