Part 2 of my guide to renting a campervan or motorhome has just been published by Cool Camping.
The first part of the guide covered trip planning a trip: how to choose the right rental campervan or motorhome to suit your needs, what facilities to expect, the costs involved and some essential hints and tips. Part 2 moves things on and focuses on the trip itself. It covers the driving experience, staying on campsites, informal camping, sleeping and eating.
The two articles are aimed at beginners but will hopefully be of interest to seasoned campers too. You also get to enjoy lots of pictures of some great vans, old and new !
Part 2: Embarking on your road trip:
The temptation may be to cover a lot of miles and pack a lot in (literally!). But remember that once you’ve collected your hired campervan the enjoyment is in the journey, not the destination. So try to take it more s-l-o-w-l-y than you would in a car, particularly if you’ve hired a vintage camper or motorhome. Relax, take it easy and enjoy the novelty of the ride. Read more …