For any motorhome owner who cares about the environment, it can be disconcerting that these big, heavy vehicles we love to use to enjoy nature… run on those nasty fossil fuels which jeopardise a future where we continue to enjoy it. Luckily, if you want to decrease your use of fossil fuels on the road, you can do so considerably by installing solar panels in your motorhome.
iscover the Shropshire Hills, a registered Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, as well as Ironbridge Gorge, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Amid the natural beauty of Shropshire, you’ll also find charming market towns, such as Church Stretton, Ludlow, Oswestry and Market Drayton. Pack up your motorhome, check out our extensive lists of Shropshire campsites and let your Midlands getaway begin!
The Forest of Bowland is a hidden natural treasure in the heart of rural North Yorkshire and Lancashire, consisting of 300 square miles of pristine uplands in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A weekend spent off the beaten track in Bowland promises to refresh and reconnect visitors with a richly diverse natural landscape.
Hungary is a country of stunning architecture, natural delights (like Europe’s biggest continental lake and glorious hill ranges), exciting cities with world-renowned nightlife, thermal spas, delightful folk tradition and art, a complex political history, and unique gastronomy. There are so many reasons why a road trip through it is a lesser-known trip that all motorhome drivers should take.
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!
Road trips are a great way to see vast expanses of scenery and to make the most of the journey, not just the destination. They give you the freedom to go anywhere you please. But sometimes that freedom can be a bit much, and we would prefer to follow an existing route for our trip. That’s why we’ve come up with our 10 top road trips for 2021, spread across Europe and different lengths.
The Amalfi Coast is Italy’s glittering Mediterranean gift to aesthetes and adventure-seekers alike. Along this 50km stretch of UNESCO World Heritage coastline, mountains plunge into the sea in a dizzying vertical scene of rocky crags. Colourful hotels with quintessential vaulted roofs cling to cliffs, and lush woodland bursts across the hilltops.
In our lives, we have few experiences that both captivate us and relax us at the same time. Driving through Tuscany’s countryside, with its dazzling charm and rustic appeal, does just that. We’ve planned the ideal road trip, which dips into all aspects of the Tuscan spirit, from renaissance cities to heritage vineyards, iconic countryside to national parks, thermal baths to sandy beaches and empty coves.
It sounds terrible, but we promise it’s not as bad as it sounds, and it happens more often than you would think! Putting diesel into the water tank is a common mistake by new campervan travellers, and the most important thing is how you proceed after the mistake has been made. So what should you do if diesel is in your water tank?
We’re always telling you that the best part about motorhome travel is the freedom of it! You can go anywhere, anytime, and this should extend to when you travel as well. Too many people think that summer is the only time to go on a lovely holiday but travelling outside of the peak season comes with so many advantages, from lowered prices to avoid crowds.
Summer is truly upon us, with sunshine peeking through the clouds and rapidly filling calendars! This is the peak season when more travellers than ever wish to book your motorhome. It can be a crazy time, particularly if it’s your first summer hiring out your motorhome with Goboony. But here are our top tips for dealing with peak season bookings to ensure you get the most out of your motorhome whilst also finding time to enjoy the local pub.
The idea of wiring and installing the electrics, for most people doing a campervan conversion, can be daunting. There is, undeniably, quite a lot to think about when it comes to planning your DIY camper electrical system. Luckily, we have put a lot of time into researching and collecting all the information you’ll need into one concise, diagram-filled post.
If you’re going to visit the North Pennines, you’ve got to do it right, and nothing beats camping in the North Pennines. Pitch your motorhome on one of these seven North Pennine campsites, and then spend your days exploring this luscious area. But be warned, you’ll find it difficult to leave, and you’ll never run out of places to see. This is one for your bucket list, but not one that you’ll easily tick off as completed!
Given how busy seaside destinations like Cornwall and Newcastle have become, it’s time to consider new places for a coastal getaway. Places like Southwold, which is a gem to be discovered on your next campervan holiday. Here are our six favourite motorhome sites in or near Southwold, with truly something for everything on the list!
One of the best ways to truly appreciate what Luxembourg has to offer is by taking your motorhome across the country to embark on an unforgettable trip. However, it can be quite overwhelming to figure out where to stay during your journey. But look no further, here are the top five campsites in Luxembourg!
The joy of road tripping in a motorhome definitely comes with being able to stop wherever you want and for as long as you like, depending on what grabs your attention. That being said, when you’re doing the Fife Coastal Route drive, there are some must-sees and do’s. So, we’ve compiled them into a handy itinerary with a map so that you can plan your trip up Scotland’s east coast!
Your motorhome is essentially a home on wheels, as such, it requires the same level of habitation and safety checks that you would have at home. To ensure you’re getting the right servicing and checks done on your motorhome, we’ll be taking you through the basics of motorhome servicing and where to go for it.
For most people undertaking a van conversion, a working kitchen is essential on the list of things to include. Nothing beats being able to share a hot meal quickly and easily after a big adventure. The great thing about making your own custom kitchen one is that no matter what size space you’re working with, you can come up with an arrangement that suits you and your campervan.
Gone are the days when a holiday meant calling the pet sitter, as more and more we appreciate the joys of pet-friendly motorhome travel! Now you can focus on packing for your trip, which is something that can raise a lot of questions. But creating a packing list for your camping trip with your dog isn’t tricky and mainly revolves around the following five items.