Luxury travel treats: glamping accessories special
Are you partial to camping in luxury? The term ‘glamping’ has been around for some time and refers to ‘glamorous camping’. In short, it’s like camping but with all the comforts of home – a proper bed, feather duvet, and often Wi-Fi and running water. And if you want to make the experience that little bit more comfortable still, here are some accessories that you’re sure to find super-useful for your next glamping adventure.
CampMaid makes some really neat Dutch oven accessories that allow you to transform a DO kit into a griddle, steamer, grill, pizza oven and smoker – with customizable options for overlanders, backpackers, campers, tailgaters, and more. Dutch oven cooking has been around for hundreds of years without being revolutionized – until now. CampMaid’s system is essentially the Swiss Army knife of Dutch oven technology, comprised of serving stands, lid lifters, grill grates, charcoal holders and other accessories. By combining these accessories and a traditional Dutch oven, you are able to have a full portable kitchen wherever you may go.
The Solid Bar Company makes organic, luxury solid, water-less shampoos and conditioners that are ‘salon approved’ with the gentlest cleaning agents and added pro Vitamin B5, protein, BTMS etc. which means they are high quality, concentrated and long lasting and what’s great is they don’t even need a bottle. The conditioner bar also doubles up as a shaving bar and they come in lightweight, rust-proof tins, which also means they can just go in your purse on a plane; why carry around heavy bottles 80%+ full of water when you don’t need to?
The Solid Bar Company also make candles and solid bug repellent bars (with 9 active ingredients), perfect for glamping with quality, organic, easy-to-use products for use any time of year. To receive a 20% discount, use code LUXURY20 at checkout on their website.
Here’s one must-have 9.5oz accessory to make any RV adventure bright: the PackLite Hero 2-in-1 Supercharger lantern from LuminAID is a portable solar lantern and phone charger that packs flat to 1″ thick, but expands to a full-sized camping lantern. It’s the single solution for portable power, no matter where your family explores. Use it to find your way around the campsite after dark, or charge your phone on the road. Easy to use and durable, the PackLite Hero 2-in-1 Supercharger recharges in the sun, or recharges via USB. It’s waterproof, dustproof, and even floats on water. It’s a must-have item for RVs and glampers. Plus, these lights were invented by LuminAID, a company that works in areas around the world to support safe light for families in need.
It’s time to ditch the bungee cords and the cargo nets. Forget mastering rope tricks that only result in a knotted, jumbled mess. Instead, pick up a LoopRope – a product that’s been dubbed the “duct tape of bungee cords.” With a multitude of applications, the LoopRope is a tie-down system designed for outdoor living. Flexible and functional, the uses are endless, from lashing down camp gear to rigging a clothesline at the glamping site; from docking jet skis to securing rafts, kayaks, bikes or surfboards. The only limitation is your imagination!
This soft, lightweight bug repellent scarf from Pang Wangle is a versatile, fashionable outdoor/travel accessory. It looks great in many different configurations and will keep mosquitos and ticks off your neck, shoulders, and head (no need for bug spray in your hair!). The Journey Scarf is eco-friendly, has a hidden zipper pocket and built-in, odorless Insect Shield® bug repellent. Bug repellent clothing is recommended by both the CDC and World Health Organization to prevent insect born illnesses, which are on the rise in the US and around the world. Insect Shield® is tested and proven safe and effective even for children and pets!
The scarf is made from single-source recycled knit jersey fabric so the color of the scarf comes from the recycled item – no dyes are used! The recycled yarn is made in a solar powered facility in North Carolina, so no carbon emissions, either! They are unisex and come in six colors: Beer Bottle Brown, Water Bottle Blue, Food Tray Black, Soda Pop Green, ReThink Pink (made from recycled ketchup bottles + cotton), and Clear Bottle White. Made in the USA and perfect for glamping and the outdoors.
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