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17 Jul

Glamping – What exactly is it?

As time moves, people become innovative and new trends emerge. The world of Camping has also not been left behind. For outdoor enthusiasts, this serves as a good opportunity. The new trend is called Glamping. Glamping also know as luxury camping derives its name from Glamorous Camping; this is definitely one of those experiences you have been longing for.

Here’s why, unlike traditional camping, glamorous camping involves camping with accommodation and facilities that are more luxurious than the traditional way of camping.

The oxford English dictionary describes Glamping as;

NOUN

A form of camping involving accommodation and facilities more luxurious than those associated with traditional camping.

‘Glamping is likely to satisfy any city slicker seeking a little refuge in nature—without foregoing any of life’s luxuries’

unlike traditional camping, Glamping involves camping with accommodation and facilities that are more luxurious than the traditional way of camping.

Glamping offers an amazing and magical experience for you and your family. Imagine going for camping without pitching your tent or sleeping on your sleeping bags, which sometimes can be uncomfortable, especially on rainy and windy days. Glamping offers one an opportunity to enjoy the outdoor scenery without giving up comfort and luxury. Glamping is definitely the most luxurious forms of camping.

So how does a glamorous camp setting look like? The structures of a glampsite are made of tents that are moveable and can easily be dismantled; this feature makes it different from a hotel. Another feature is that it’s set up in the great outdoors, so it allows individuals to interact with nature and its environs. A glampsite also has an aspect of comfort and luxury such as a bed, hot showers, electricity and WIFI.

We at Anga Afrika quite embrace the glamping lifestyle and love to host guests who have the same appreciation for nature and luxury camping. Read more about who we are here.