Posts Tagged Picnics

Picnics are an essential part of family travel. Either stopping off somewhere on the way to somewhere else, or a destination in their own right.

Here’s some posts for all things picnics.

(BTW, click here if you want to see famliy coolbox reviews).

A waterproof picnic rug that won’t break your back

We test out the PACMAT – a family picnic rug that claims to be waterproof, lightweight, and easy to fit in your bag.

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Vango Folding Stove Review

We test out Vango’s folding stove, which is small enough for you to throw in a backpack and enjoy warm food on your next picnic.

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Groombridge Place Tunbridge Wells

Groombridge Place has award-winning gardens and a forest with giant swings, zip wires and Crusoe’s World.

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How to have hot food and a clean backpack

We test out a couple of Thermos flasks designed to keep food warm: the Thermos Stainless King and the FUNtainer.

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The Campingaz Party Grill – An Alternative to the Cadac?

We test out the new Campingaz Party Grill, and cook pizzas on it (of course!). This is a really versatile cooking system that you can use as a grill, hotplate, hob, BBQ, and oven.

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How to get the kids out for picnic using the Brug

Here’s a great new invention that could make getting out for picnics or an afternoon in the park with kids a lot easier.

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Keeping it hot or cold with the Eco Vessel Boulder

The Eco Vessel Boulder claims to keep liquids cold for 36 hours or hot for 8. We’ve been testing it out for the last few months.

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New and updated family friendly items from Outwell

Here are a few new and updated items from Outwell that are great for family camping or family days out.

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The Organised Picnic with the Light My Fire Meal Kit

The Light My Fire Meal Kit is a well designed solution for backpacking or picnics. Our daughter bought one for her Duke of Edinburgh Award, so we took it for a test drive to see how good it is when used for real.

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5 cool things for summer picnics

Here are 5 cool things for having a picnic with the family, whether on a hilltop, on the beach, or at the campsite.

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