Boat Watchers Campsites

Thursday, July 22nd, 2021

In our long and continuing quest to find Boat Watchers Campsites we have found another. This time right besides the Kennet & Avon Canal. To qualify as a boat watchers campsite it is essential that boating activity can be watched from inside a Campervan, Caravan or Motorhome. What started out as research for someone less […]

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Motorhome and Campervan Show Review

Monday, July 12th, 2021

The Southern Motorhome and Campervan Show was held at the Newbury Showground, Chieveley, Berkshire in early July having previously been postponed from dates in May. As journalists new to the adventures of camping, we were eager to see a professionally run show in operation and compare it to the many boat shows that over the […]

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Walton on Thames Campsite Review

Wednesday, July 7th, 2021

When we sought out a campsite close enough for us to use while we were visiting The Hampton Court Flower Show, the Walton on Thames Club campsite ticked all the boxes.  A tranquil, traditional campsite within the M25 motorway, it has been in the care of the Camping & Caravan Club for more than 90 years. […]

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Which Caravan Club Should I Belong To?

Sunday, July 4th, 2021

There are two principal contenders when it comes to choosing a caravan club to join.  They are the Camping and Motorhome Club (formerly The Caravan Club) https://www.caravanclub.co.uk and the Camping and Caravan Club https://www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk At first glance, they are broadly similar, and, in many aspects, they are.  But look a little deeper and you will find there are subtle differences.  Finding the […]

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Blenheim Palace Pop Up Caravan Site

Saturday, July 3rd, 2021

The magnificent Blenheim Palace and the beautiful surrounding grounds which are a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site, are to host a pop up caravan site this coming October.  The site will be Caravan & Motorhome Club member-exclusive site and will run for 50 days from Friday 11th September to Sunday 1st November inclusive. All visitors will […]

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Thailand Top 10 Island Yachting Destinations

Friday, June 25th, 2021

The Kingdom of Thailand in Southeast Asia is surrounded inland by Myanmar (Burma), Laos, and Cambodia with the other part lying on the Malay Peninsula and neighbouring Malaysia. This area also divides Thailand into two important areas for visiting motor & sail yachts & superyachts — the eastern Gulf of Thailand and the western Andaman […]

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Water Helps You Unwind Why Not Try It?

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021

Where better to unwind than by the water? Whether you love to be beside the seaside, yearn for calm reflection next to a lake or river, or prefer to sail off into the sunset, here are some holiday-on-the-water ideas to look into Dog-friendly floating home in Liverpool For an unusual holiday experience, why not book […]

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The Pig Place Campsite

Sunday, May 16th, 2021

Paid Top Dollar for Three Nights at the Pig Place – Left after Just One! We love both boats and rural campsites.  To find a campsite in which to we can camp inside Voyager, our own custom-built land yacht, and watch watercraft sail by, is indeed a rare treat. So the canal-side camping on a rustic Oxfordshire pig farm had, […]

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Goodbye Clifton Hampden Hello Benson Waterfront

Sunday, May 16th, 2021

With the sudden, and rather sad, closing of the camping site at Clifton Hampden the only other site close by that combines both river frontage with camper and caravan pitching is Benson Waterfront some 8 miles further downstream. Nestled in the picturesque little village and civil parish of Clifton Hampden, is just over 3 miles […]

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Benson Waterfront the Best of Both Worlds

Tuesday, April 27th, 2021

Benson the best of both worlds Unashamedly we are yachties or at least we were. Nowadays when we set off for an adventure it is often or not more a trip aboard Voyager our own custom designed Land Yacht. We do never the less love being beside the water and recently managed to take Voyager […]

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