With temperatures rising, a long weekend away sounds delightful, exactly what is in order to welcome us into the summer months. People go on a glamping trip to recharge and rejuvenate themselves. It has the switched off nature of camping, with a more luxurious experience. An opportunity to engage in nature and have the freedom to choose your own direction is part of why so many people are getting involved with this style of holiday. Read further to learn how you can go glamping almost anywhere in the United Kingdom, you can even go glamping near London!
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!
If you get the chance to, you should definitely Visit Sardinia in a campervan! A touring holiday around the Island makes for a truly immersive and unique experience. Sardinia is one of the most popular summer destinations, but did you know it is a great location to visit all year round? We will share with you our take on where to go in Sardinia to make the most of this beautiful island.
Parking is often the least favourite part of one's driving experience. Motorhomes are even larger than cars meaning that parking them properly can take a little bit more concentration and know how. Our motorhome parking tips should help you make the most of your next holiday on the road and avoid any little bumps and scrapes from this acquired skill!
Road trips and songs, if there is a better pair please let us know. Driving on the open road with a sweet ride feeling the freedom of the open road don’t miss out on some of the best tunes for the road! We left out most of the obvious ones to maximise your playlist potential, get ready for some bangers!
Tucked away up in the Highlands, it is the beauty of the area that compels over 25,000 tourists to visit Oban every year. Oban means ‘the little bay’ in Scottish Gaelic, which is a very appropriate name for this little town nestled within the Firth of Lorn. As one of the largest settlements in the area Oban is a great stop off for people touring the Highlands.
You may be thinking about a trip to Ireland (at least now you are), or you may be looking for ideas for a trip. Either way after reading this blog you may well be considering hiring an RV in Ireland. Find out why this is the best way to explore the magical region, and then let your motorhome adventure begin!
We can all agree, Brits love spend holidays in Spain. And for good reason: it has a good climate for wintering by motorhome, not to mention during summer Spain is a paradise for camper van holidaymakers. In this blog we’ll tell you all about going on a trip through Spain by camper van. From motorhome routes and camper van stories to the best motorhome stops, all shall be revealed.
Most of us aim for something of a lower maintenance existence whilst on the road, partly because it is more practical, not to mention sustainable travel is more of a necessity now than ever. Being immersed in nature to bring your environmental sympathies to mind. We wrote this blog to help promote responsible tourism and give you some useful tips. The following 6 simple tips for reducing waste are ones we think will be most useful.
Have you ever considered a trip to Amsterdam in a Campervan? The cozy streets hidden between the buildings that almost seem to have inspired Diagon Alley, the mills, the intertwined canals that surround the capital, the typical facades of houses. Amsterdam is fascinating, a city full of art, history and oozing architectural charisma. A meeting place for culture and entertainment that now sees around 18 million tourists a year.
Let’s face it, we love going to France. What's more, despite a lot of our trips are camping ones and involve driving through the countryside, there are times when you want to head to one of the country’s iconic beautiful metropoles. For some time it has been compulsory for your vehicle to have an environmental sticker in some French cities. Why did the French introduce this environmental sticker, what are the criteria for different stickers and where and when do you need to have one? We wrote this blog to clear the air on those questions.
A mainstay for adventurers within the UK is a walking holiday in Scotland. Arguably the best place in the UK for this, hiking holidays in Scotland can be relaxing but also be a test of endurance. Being home to Ben Nevis, the UK’s tallest mountain as well as several other notable peaks and stunning hill ranges. If you like adventure and getting use out of your hiking boots, the following places should be on your to do list!
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!
The recent launch of HomeCamper.com, a collaborative digital camping marketplace that allows people to book directly and stay with local hosts on their land aims to change the way tourists stay and experience France. HomeCamper.com offers over three thousand pitches to stay across every region and works perfectly across tablet and mobile, giving travellers a greater freedom to explore and be impulsive.