On the 26th of June, over one hundred thousand individuals will be sliding on their wellies and heading to Glastonbury. This annual festival attracts music lovers from around the globe, for four days of the best entertainment the industry has to offer. If you’re one of the lucky few who scored a ticket, you’ll be turning to the question of accommodation. Cramped and smelly tent surrounded by noise and crowds? Or a clean campervan with a lovely bed to rest your weary head? Read on to find out…
Are you trying to decide what to do for New Year’s but are a bit tired of always dressing up for a fancy party and feeling pressure to have the best night of the year? Would you want to do something different this year, something more relaxed and make some memories? How about renting a campervan at Goboony and going camping this time?
Have you ever spent Valentine’s Day camping? Whether the answer is yes or no, you should go romantic glamping with your partner this year! Enjoy a delightful motorhome camping trip together and feel closer than ever. We’ll tell you exactly why this is the ultimate cute Valentine’s idea, and how to go about making it special for the one you love.
While a lot of the world is focusing on upcoming Halloween, in the UK we’re all thinking about Bonfire Night! You may not be aware, but one of the best ways to celebrate this festive evening is through a campervan trip. We’re going to tell you all about the best way to go about this, and the best campsites for Bonfire Night displays. So read on and start preparing for this fun family night.
Remembrance Sunday on the 11th November brings with it a time to commemorate the contribution of the British and Commonwealth military and service men and women in the two World Wars and all other conflicts. Across the country, there will be numerous parades, exhibitions and other events celebrating the achievements and, especially, honouring the memory of those who gave their lives in the wars. If you are looking for something to do on this day and want to learn more about these many historical events, the following article is about battlefield tours and museums offering interesting guided walks and exhibitions centering around the two World Wars.
In this blog we will give you our Goboony insight into our top 5 Christmas markets in Germany. Because what better way to get into the festivities than going to a real German Christmas market? Drive your camper to a German city and park him at the suggested camper. Add your credit to hot chocolate, glühwein and bratwurst or find the most beautiful decorations and baubles for your Christmas tree!
What could be better than combining Isle of Man short breaks with the thrill and excitement of a motorcycle race? By camping in a motorhome for it all! Enjoy the comfort and freedom of a campervan whilst joining the thousands flocking to the annual Isle of Man motorcycle race. Find out all about this exciting event, and how to make the most of your Isle of Man TT camping trip in a motorhome!
You can probably think of a few reasons you should take a motorhome/ Camper van to a Festival, but here are a few more! Now that spring is emerging, we can begin to look forward and past the awful weather that has recently been plaguing the UK, and instead look at the upcoming Festival Scene! Come June and July, hundreds of thousands of individuals will be pulling on their wellies and heading out to the fields to listen to their favourite artists. And whilst these festivals usually involve camping on the provided sites, we are here to explain why you should take a new direction this year- the motorhome direction!
That dreaded time is coming up! You’ve just recovered from the endless days of summer, where no amount of camp or play date was enough to save you. The October Half Term Breaks are coming up again, and they threaten to bring restless children and teenagers back into our peaceful homes. But have no fear, we’ve come up with our top tips for keeping your children and teenagers busy during this time.
As exciting as cultural events, music shows, theater plays or art exhibitions can be, there is nothing quite like food events. A really cool experience during which you also get to taste the most delicious food or drinks? Yes, please! Since most big and exciting food events happen only once a year, it’s always good to plan ahead so you don’t miss out - your taste buds will thank you. Here is a list of the 10 coolest, most unique food events happening in the UK in 2019!
St Andrew’s Day is coming, what to do? How to celebrate this joyous day without blowing a budget or becoming trapped in crowds? This is an important day for any Scot, or Scot appreciator, and should therefore be celebrated in style. This doesn’t require large spendings or huge parties, as there are numerous festivals and pre organised ways to come together with fellow celebrators and enjoy the day dedicated to Scotland's patron saint.
The August bank holiday is coming up, so it is time to start planning! Use this long weekend to do something fun and new, something to keep the whole group entertained. We’ve got ideas for how you can enjoy the break for the family, for friends, for couples and simply for yourself. So read on to find ways to keep busy this August bank holiday!
Snow is falling, all around us… Okay, maybe not quite yet, but it will! Christmas is coming, the jolliest season of the year. And one of the perks of this season are the Christmas markets! Groups of people coming together, to display their crafts, delicacies and more, all under the twinkling fairy lights and to the sounds of carols. Nothing could be more magical! The perfect place to fix your last minute present shopping, get some cookies for the visiting in-laws or a beautiful ornament to update your tree. And to help you with this, here are the 5 best Scotland Christmas markets!
This year you should consider combining your Edinburgh Festival camping with a motorhome, we'll tell you why as well as the best campsite for you to pitch at. But don’t let the fun end with the festival, instead make the most of this opportunity to explore more of stunning Scotland with our Scotland road trip itinerary!
Can you name something better than cosying up on the sofa with a good book in your hands, and a warm cuppa sitting next to you? We can’t, except… perhaps heading to a literature festival to engage with everyone else who loves doing this! At a literature festival you have the opportunity to meet both fellow fans and renowned authors, participate or listen to lively debates- and discover new things to add to your reading list. The United Kingdom is absolutely filled with literary festivals, but we’ve narrowed it down to out top 5 festivals, suited for a variety of audiences. So now it is time to get reading, get going, and then get reading again!
After giving us just enough time to get used to the hustle and bustle of the new school year, October half term in Scotland is just around the corner! It gives us a bit of time to relax but also brings with it the question of what to do in the week to make it a fun time for the whole family. This blog will give you some tips on where to go and things to do in Scotland with the kids.
Going away for easter can be the perfect break! in the wake of the winter months we're all ready for an uplifting trip. Our holidays in Easter are typically short, and there is so much going on around the UK. We feel therefore, that a motorhome holiday in the UK is the perfect way to unwind during the Easter weekend. Enjoy our selection of four things to get up to this easter!
The leaves are falling, the air is crisp, but despite all this Autumn beauty, we cannot help but feel dread. As whilst Autumn is a gracious time, and brings with it spectacles such as Halloween, Bonfire Night and more, it also brings the October Half Term to Wales. We’ve just gotten past our trauma of having the youth or teenagers around the house all summer, and now they’ll be back for a week again! But have no fear, we’re here to provide you with the best tips and ways to keep everyone busy and content for the half term!
The luck of the Irish stretches to having the most delightful national day, celebrated across the globe. You have most likely heard of St. Patty’s Day, or one of the various names attributed to it, but do you actually know the origins of these festivities? And more importantly, how will you be celebrating it this year? Read up about this emerald and chartreuse tinted day, including the best ways to celebrate it right here in the UK!
After a bit of that nostalgic time that comes when we have to say goodbye to summer, we’re now entering the pre-Christmas period. And what does that mean? It means cozy knitted sweaters, hot chocolate and planning the fun things to do around Christmas holidays. This is why we’re here to give you a little overview of some of the best Christmas markets happening in Wales this winter season. So curl up with a cup of warm tea and your agenda, and start getting excited for all the baked chestnuts, mulled wine and twinkling lights that await you!
Whether you come for the mulled wine, sweet treats or the beautiful atmosphere, everyone can find a reason to love Christmas markets. Even the coldest, gloomiest day can serve as the backdrop to beautiful wintery atmosphere if you know where to go; that’s why we decided to give you a little overview of the best Christmas markets in England to get you in the mood for the upcoming holiday season!