Motorhome Tips & Tricks

reversing camera motorhome

How to Choose a Motorhome Reversing Camera 2020

Do you need a motorhome reversing camera? How do they work and how do you choose the right one for your motorhome? We’ll answer all those questions in our comprehensive guide and help you find the best motorhome reversing camera for your needs.

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motorhome checklists

The Best Printable Motorhome Checklists

If you’re a motorhome owner and planning a trip,storing your motorhome or even buying a a new one, you’ll find all the motorhome checklists you need to keep motorhome life running without a hitch…(see what I did there?).

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Living in a Motorhome

Living in a Motorhome

Living in a motorhome is a hugely appealing lifestyle for many. Selling up and living in a motorhome is not for the faint hearted though and will undoubtedly mean compromise. Read on to understand what living in a motorhome permanently is really like.

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motorhome microwave

The Best Motorhome Microwave – A Buyer’s Guide

Microwave ovens are essential bits of kitchen equipment for most of us and it’s no different when we travel in our home from home. If you’re looking to retro-fit or carry a microwave in your motorhome or campervan, we’ve got all the information you need to make the right choice.

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How to Plan an Epic Road Trip in 2020

How to Plan an Epic Motorhome Road Trip in 2020

Who’s ready for a motorhome trip? Researching and planning motorhome trips can take a lot of research, or none at all depending on how you want to travel. Find out how to plan an epic motorhome road trip in our ultimate guide complete with step by step road trip planner.

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first motorhome trip

How to Take Your First Motorhome Trip

Going on your first motorhome or campervan trip with your brand new shiny van is a bit of a rite of passage. A shake out is a great idea to make sure things work, get to know your van and understand what kit you need to enjoy the motorhome lifestyle.

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An Easy Guide to Motorhome WIFI and Internet

An Easy Guide to Motorhome WIFI and Internet

Wifi and internet in our motorhome is essential. Researching, blogging, social media and keeping in touch means connectivity to wifi and internet is critical for us. Whether you’re a motorhome beginner, a full-time motorhomer looking to work from your camper or somewhere in between, this easy guide to motorhome wifi and internet on the road is for you.

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Gap Year for Over 50s

How to Take a Gap Year (for Over 50s)

Do you wish you could step off the wheel and find a different way to live your life? Are you stuck in a career rut and need time out to re-assess and re-connect?  Or just wondering what else is out there? An adult gap year may be just what you need…

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Ten Truths of Travelling Together

Ten Truths of Travelling Together

Long term travelling together with your significant other takes commitment and a lot of work. But you will grow as a couple, strengthen your bonds and share the most incredible experiences, which can only make them more special.  Here’s why.

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motorhome jobs

Fourteen Jobs You Can Do in Your Motorhome Right Now!

If you’re stuck self-isolating or affected by the coronavirus lock-down, here’s twelve jobs you can do in your motorhome right now!  Not only will these motorhome jobs keep you busy, but staying connected with a hobby you love is also important. So what if you’re on the drive or parked in the street, a cup of tea from your whistling kettle will make everything ok!

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An Easy Guide to Motorhome Electrics

An Easy Guide to Motorhome Electrics

Are you confused about motorhome electrics? How do motorhomes work? What is the difference between mains electricity and batteries? What does a solar panel and inverter do and do I need a generator? And how do I get power without EHU? Don’t be confused, this easy guide to your motorhome electrical systems explains it all.

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The Best Motorhome Sat Nav Apps

The Best Motorhome Sat Nav Apps

If you’ve already decided not to have a sat nav in your motorhome and prefer to use a navigation app with a phone tablet or via a media centre, then you’re in the right place!  Here we will explore all the best motorhome navigation apps on the market today, look at their pros and cons and highlight what you need to know about motorhome navigation apps.

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The Best Top Tips for Motorhome Beginners

Motorhome Tips for Beginners

So, you’ve decided to buy a motorhome…great decision! You’ve joined a growing family of people who love the freedom of motorhoming. The ability to get away spontaneously and change your mind half way there to go somewhere else is priceless.  

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Ten Questions We Always Get Asked About Motorhome Life

Ten Questions About Motorhome Life

People are fascinated by motorhome life; existing motorhome and van lifers share stories and tall tales about their escapades and those uninitiated are intrigued about living life in a tin box. We get asked a lot of questions about our life style; here are the top ten questions and our no holds barred, totally honest answers…

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An Easy Motorhome Weight Guide

An Easy Motorhome Weight Guide

After a recent shock at the weighbridge, we decided to do some research into motorhome weights, how they are calculated and what it all means. Motorhome weights guides can be a bit wordy and complicated; read our easy motorhome weight guide and hit the road safely.

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that time we broke the bed

Motorhome Mishaps; That Time We Broke the Bed

It was late July and 43° in western France; I could hear Phil’s voice echoing in my memory as I stood in the motorhome wondering how I was going to explain our predicament; a predicament with the worst possible timing and consequences for the next couple of weeks.

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Five Ways to Get TV in a Motorhome

Five Ways to Get TV in a Motorhome

Whether you holiday or full-time, tv in your motorhome is probably a necessity. You may not watch much, but when it’s raining or you fancy a duvet day, being able to curl up with a great film is one of life’s pleasures. Our guide has all the information you need on how to get tv in a motorhome.

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Seven Ways to Stay Clean Wild Camping

Eleven Ways to Stay Clean Wild Camping

It’s important to maintain personal hygiene whether you’re hiking with a backpack, spending a week in a tent or living in a motorhome. Staying clean on a camping trip is easy if you follow our guide and tips on camping hygiene, managing water consumption and minimising your impact on the environment.

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blue inflatable kayak in the mediterranean sea

Review of Sevylor Colorado Inflatable Kayak

We love being on the water, an important part of travelling and motorhome life for us is finding places to kayak, SUP and wild swim. This is our review of the Sevylor Colorado inflatable kayak we purchased and have paddled in fast flowing rivers with white water, slow rivers, coastal and open sea.

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How to Wild Camp in a Motorhome

Eight Motorhome Wild Camping Myths…Busted!

In the motorhome and camper community, we often hear tales about wild camping; the practice of finding somewhere to park and stay in your motorhome that is not a campsite or Aire and is free. For us, wild camping also means an awesome view and not many other vans around. A lot of stuff we hear about wild camping and its’ risks is just not accurate; here are eight motorhome wild camping myths…busted!

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The Best Bike for Your Motorhome

If you’re heading off on a motorhome tour, you may want another means of transport to get about once you’re pitched up.   What is the best bike for your motorhome and needs?  Find out all the information you need to choose the best bike for your motorhome here.

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Beginners Guide to Inflatable Kayaking

Beginners Inflatable Kayaking Guide

If you like a bit of adventure and love being on the water, then an inflatable kayak is for you.  If you’re an inflatable kayak beginner you’ll find advice on the best inflatable kayak, tips on planning your inflatable kayak paddle safely and how to manage the logistics of using an inflatable kayak.  

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motorhome tips

Ten Things NOT To Do in a Motorhome

Full-time motorhome life is both the greatest thing ever and the worst thing ever…usually dependent on the weather and how much wine you’ve drunk the night before! For us, it is overwhelmingly the greatest thing ever, because we follow our list of ten things NOT to do….

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How to Tour Europe in a Motorhome

Motorhome Equipment & Options

The motorhome equipment & options available to you when you buy a new or second-hand motorhome can be bewildering.  Just like choosing your motorhome, what equipment you need/choose will be determined by how you’re going to use your motorhome.  Full-timers will probably want heating and a full bathroom set-up…if you’re spending 2 – 4 weeks a year on holiday, you may want to spend the money on something else!

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An Easy Guide to Motorhome Toilets, Waste & Water

An Easy Guide to Motorhome Toilets, Waste & Water

In a motorhome, there’s no plumbing to take everything away, or fill everything up again. Your motorhome toilet, waste and water has to be managed on an almost daily basis. This easy guide to motorhome toilets, waste and water systems will explain how it all works.

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How to stay safe and legal in your motorhome

Staying Safe & Legal in Your Motorhome

If you live or travel in a motorhome then you need to know how to stay safe and keep on the right side of the law.  You will find everything you need to know here about staying safe and legal in your motorhome.

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