Learning Archives - Dimpsey Glamping Somerset & Luxury Camping Shepherds Hut Retreat

  • 15 Reasons Why You Should Learn To Relax

    Every where you go you see ‘life’ being busy all around you. Whether you are working or have children (or both!), maybe you are retired or just lead a hectic social lifestyle. Whenever you are busy, your body is doing a million and one things at once and sometimes it just deserves a break. Relaxing sounds […]

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  • The origins of the word “Shepherd”

    Seeing as we have our own Shepherd Hut here at Dimpsey, we thought it would be an idea to look at the very beginning and the origin of the word Shepherd. Shepherd – a person who tends to, looks after and guards sheep (the dictionary definition) – originates here in England and is the combination […]

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  • Getting ‘hygge’ in the Dimpsey Hut

    Here at Dimpsey we’re always looking at ways that we can make your experience even cosier, more relaxing and as chilled out as possible. Recently we’ve been slightly obsessed with the art of Danish ‘hygge’, which is hard to explain and even harder to pronounce. But we’ll attempt to do both! The Danish word ‘hygge’ (pronounced ‘hooga’) […]

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  • Book a ‘Sloe’ break. Relax and enjoy nature’s larder at Dimpsey Glamping

    All bookings for our Dimpsey Glamping Hut between now and the end of October 2015 will have the chance to take advantage of our ‘sloe’ breaks free of charge! We are lucky to be surrounded by nature’s larder containing wild berries, fruits and more. One of these seasonal delights are sloe berries. So… if you book […]

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  • Learning the ‘Zummerzet’ lingo…

    If you have read our website you will know that ‘Dimpsey’ is a term unique to Somerset meaning ‘twilight’, ‘dusk’ or ‘low light’. But did you know that us Somerset folk have lots of words that are unique to our region? When actors learn the dialect they are taught ‘Mummerset’ which is where the actors are […]

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