Tag: VW van conversion

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Guest Post: Researching a Campervan Conversion

In the second of three guest posts, Robin explains the steps he took to understand the myriad of options involved in converting a VW Transporter into a camper van.   Getting to grips with the VW enthusiasts’ community opened up a whole new world – including helpful tips and advice.  Once he settled on converting a T5 van, hiring one first to try out proved a hugely … Read More Guest Post: Researching a Campervan Conversion

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Guest Post: Why a Campervan ?

In the first of three guest posts, Robin explains the thought process that led he and his family to deciding to buy a campervan.  Favouring the flexibility of a VW campervan over tents, caravans and motorhomes, he’s now searching for the right T5 van to have converted into a camper. So why a Campervan?  As with a lot of owners I guess it was a … Read More Guest Post: Why a Campervan ?

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Happy Campers: Kerry and ‘Tina Tina Orangina’

‘Tina Tina Orangina’ was named by Kerry’s children for her … well … orangeness.  She was an impulse buy that turned into a long-term project.  But helped by the fact Kerry’s other half is a VW mechanic they’ve now got Tina on the road and are just about to take off for a holiday in France in her.  ‘Happy Campers’ is a series of posts … Read More Happy Campers: Kerry and ‘Tina Tina Orangina’