Auto Trail Imala 732 Sneak Peek

It is shaping up to be an impressive 2018 Auto-Trail. They have a lot of new and exciting announcements coming up over the next few weeks leading up to the Christmas season.

A tiny introduction to the Imala 732

A tiny introduction to the Imala 732

Imala Cornish Coast Teaser Trailer

We go on tour with the Auto-Trail Imala

Earlier this year we sent our very own Alessi out with celebrity cook and campervan enthusiast Martin Dorey in the Auto-Trail Imala to see if they could live off the land. See how easy it is to get fresh seafood and the finest veg available along the coast of Cornwall.

Yorkshire Site Run On Green Energy

It cost almost half-a-million pounds, but Moor Lodge's advanced boiler is helping the UK run on clean energy

Green energy is becoming increasingly more available throughout the UK and a lot of individuals are companies are seeing the merit of switching over. This North Yorkshire site have taken full advantage of the green energy and now power 100% of their park the green way.

New Forest Park Win Tourism Award

Shamba's owners Anne Gray and her husband Martin (far right) are congratulated by judges

The Dorset Tourism Awards took place earlier this month and made the staff and family owners of Shamba Holiday near the New Forest extremely happy honouring them for all their hard work and commitment to their guests

Special Green Award For Family Park

Mini-adventure: praised by David Bellamy, the park's wildlife trail leads youngsters along the path of discovery

With award season having just finished we are seeing all the great accolades that have been awarded to sites all across the UK. A family run site has done something amazing work to bag an elite green award for their site.

Scottish Glamping Champion

The X Factor's James Hughes (far right) joins the Wood Leisure team under the spotlight at the awards

Glamping is the new leisure industry craze that is sweeping the globe. Something that I initially thought was a joke created by ITV for the Only Way Is Essex is slowly becoming one of my favourite retreats. Now with winter almost upon it its have an even bigger appeal. Now sites are being nationally recognised for their glamping facilities and winning prestigious awards.

Triple Award Win For Devon Park

Winning smiles at the awards finals:(from left): Scott Drew from Hoseasons congratulates Ladram Bay's holiday sales manager Lisa Spickett, director Zoe House, and general manager Steven Harper-Smith

A Devon holiday park is living on dream street following a hat-trick award win for its holiday park this month. Ladram Bay Holiday Park in Budleigh Salterton has pulled off a triple win of accolades this autumn at one of the UK's most distinguished awards event.

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TRIBUTE TESTING BLOG WEEK 3: A Question of Driving

The Auto-Trail Tribute has a 115hp Fiat engine

In Week 3 of our long term test, we look at what it is like to drive the Auto-Trail Tribute 670. In this review, I will look at different common driving questions followed by a brief summary for anyone who is a novice and also a summary for the more experienced.

FEATURE: CaravanTimes continues with its long term testing of the AutoTrail Tribute

Van conversion motorhomes have always been popular for the short breakers

In the second blog of our long term test of the Auto-Trail Tribute 670, we look at how the Tribute performs for the short getaway, that weekend reprieve or the impromptu break.

FEATURE: CaravanTimes introduces long term tests with the AutoTrail Tribute

We will be living with, in and around these leisure vehicles for long periods of time, throughout the year.

Here, at CaravanTimes we have reviewed literally thousands of caravans and motorhomes over the years. We have been involved in challenges, events and press junkets and now is the time to take it to the next level with long term reviews.

FEATURE: 21st century caravan construction: How are caravans made today?

Some companies have welcomed the change in technology

Regardless of your chosen caravan manufacturer, construction methods have changed unrecognisably over the last decade. Early adopters, Bailey of Bristol, were the first to change their construction with the introduction of Alu-Tech, but each of the manufacturers have done things in there own way. Below we have provided you with a quick synopsis of how all the main manufacturers make their caravans.

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