New Adventure Cruises Offer Highland Excitement

Wednesday, September 7th, 2022

Award-winning small cruise line, The Northern Light Cruising Company, has published its much awaited New Adventure 2023 cruise calendar and is already busy taking bookings from travellers eager to experience the best of Scotland’s Highland and Island scenery. As well as many old favourites that fill up repeatedly year after year such as their St […]

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Relaxed Luxury’ Trend Drives Hotel Barge Cruise Growth

Tuesday, September 6th, 2022

Today’s affluent travellers want to enjoy first-class service and accommodations, but in a friendlier, more casual setting without “old-world” pretentions. This “relaxed luxury” trend is helping to fuel the increasing popularity of European Waterways’ hotel barge cruises. Available in Europe and the UK, the company’s deluxe vessels are often compared to floating boutique hotels.  Guests […]

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Model T Ford Campervan from 1914 – For Sale

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022

Update since this article was first published the vehicle has been sold at Auction The hammer price was £55,000 meaning that after the premium was added the buyer paid  £63,250. Completely restored to its original specification in the early 1970s a 1914 Ford Model T Motor Caravan said to be the oldest known example in […]

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Perfect Timing Cumbria

Friday, July 1st, 2022

With what sounds like an act of perfect timing comes news of a swath of new resources from Cumbria Tourism to help motorcaravan visitors prepare for a Cumbrian adventure. As part of our monthly brief to write destination features for MotorCaravan Magazine our editors have highlighted Cumbia and the Lake District as the feature for […]

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Wild Camping Legally in Campervans is the Key

Wednesday, May 11th, 2022

Wild camping in Campervans has never been more popular than it is right now Connecting campervanners with consenting landowners, allowing them to wild camp off-grid legally in the UK, is the core mission of the Wild With Consent website. Wild With Consent aims to “share the wild” with others in a way that does not […]

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Wild Camping in Europe Can Lead to Huge Fines

Sunday, May 8th, 2022

Wild camping can be an incredibly peaceful and exciting experience, but making sure you’re doing it in a safe and legal way is extremely important. It’s easy enough to set up anywhere you would like, but many countries across Europe have different rules and regulations on what you can and can’t do. If you are caught […]

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Loro Parque in Tenerife. Good Guys or Bad?

Monday, May 2nd, 2022

It was a pleasure to meet Christoph Kiessling the Vice President of the Loro Parque Group in Tenerife recently. We stayed at the group’s Hotel Botanico & the Oriental Spa Garden and had the opportunity to tour Siam Park the water wonderland in the south of the island. We had an unforgettable experience on this […]

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Parking Motorhomes Overnight on the Isle of Wight

Sunday, April 10th, 2022

Check out the Motorhome Friendly Parking section of The Motorcaravaner Club handbook, and you will find the island has entries whose numbers far exceed those of other parts of the country.  It has to be said, however, that with the rest of the UK happily, and enthusiastically, embracing the staycation revolution brought about by Covid, […]

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Isle of Wight – Fabulous Food and Drink

Sunday, April 10th, 2022

Wightlink offer two vehicle ferry crossing routes to the Isle of Wight.  We chose to travel from Portsmout to Fishbourne and return from Yarmouth to Lymington. Efficient, cheerful crew loaded us quickly, giving us special treatment because of our height and length.  Just be sure to follow the signs for motor caravans rather than cars when you […]

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Disgusted of Tunbridge Wells

Thursday, April 7th, 2022

Disgusted of Tunbridge Wells, that prolific writer of letters addressed to the editor, was at pains to point out that, despite not having a Waitrose and having recently lost its branch of John Lewis, it was nevertheless a town worth visiting. Taking Disgusted at his or her words, we set off to check out Royal […]

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