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Couple Freedom Camping with a Kuga Campervan during sunset.

What is Freedom Camping?

Freedom camping is when you camp on public land or using a campsite specifically designed for freedom campers.

What does that mean? Well besides a few rules we’ve covered below, you won’t be disturbed by other campers, as most stick to their own plan; you can laugh, sing, and talk as you like without disturbing others too.

Enjoy 360-degree views, stargazing and stunning terrain all to yourself!

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