Carry on camping

Up to a point, anyway: Jasper Winn explains what you need to know if you're planning on sleeping under the stars.

24th August, 2014
Main Fair Head campsite: there are almost no places in Ireland where one can legally camp without permission.

Sleeping outdoors for the first time was a rite of passage for many of us. Whether it was a night spent in a tent at the bottom of the garden, a family camping holiday or a chaotic festival experience, for many people the freedom opened up by going to bed outside is key to a world of future adventure possibilities.

Whilst campsites can be welcome for such comforts as showers, security, and closeness to shops...

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