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Exploring the Isle of Skye, Gift ideas, Picnic ideas -

This Valentines Day, why not pack a picnic of goodies, get away from the crowds and take your valentine to your favourite romantic spot. Have a picnic on Snowdon, lounge on the Devon coast or visit the Isle of Skye with our PACMAT map range of light weight, compact and waterproof picnic blankets featuring Ordnance Survey map prints. . 

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Nature and Wildlife, Picnic ideas -

Have you signed up for the Big Garden Birdwatch? Did you know that this Friday 28 - Sunday 30 January, you can play an important part in helping the RSPB with their annual Big Garden Birdwatch? And it couldn’t be easier! Simply pick one hour across the weekend and count the birds you see in that time. It’s the perfect excuse to experience fresh air and wildlife this weekend. Set up camp with a PACMAT, grab the binoculars, and see what you can spot!   If you fancy spotting even more creatures, try using a Nature Trail Pocket Pal, available to...

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Nature and Wildlife, Picnic ideas, Tips -

It can be hard to get outside in the cold weather but imagining watching a breath-taking winter sunset with a warming flask in hand is enough to make the cold toes worth it! The Reluctant Explorers know better than anyone that winter is not the time to abandon the outdoors.  You can find more of their winter picnic inspiration here A winter sunset enjoyed from the comfort of an Animal Alphabet Solo PACMAT   Photo: Sam, The Reluctant Explorers 

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Picnic ideas, Walking -

Why is a PACMAT® picnic blanket the perfect place for a map? Picnics are a great time to stop, rest and chat. What better conversation starter than a map? Sit in the middle of your favourite National Park with a cheese sarni and plan your next adventure, or reminisce about favourite places you've visited. PACMATs are designed to be light weight and compact, so they are easy to pop in your rucksack and take on any adventure. Making them the perfect picnic blanket for any keen walker or outdoor family. The carefully chosen fabrics allows for high definition print of even the most detailed map....

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Picnic ideas, Walking -

Guy's lucky enough to have his birthday in July. The weather is normally glorious and we try to be somewhere nice for it. This year, like many years, we were in Dartmoor. It was the perfect day for a picnic walk. We parked up at Postbridge and walked along the tin miners path to East Dart waterfalls. The walk has glorious views, wild flowers, ponies and stepping stones, finishing up at a wonderful pool for wild swimming and a picnic. . .   

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