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AA names five of the best touring campsites in the UK

Polmanter has been named best campsite overall

If we could peel the mist and fog away from the frosty horizons of February and pick any place to put our feet up, there are a few sites we would head straight for. Until the season warms of its own accord, we take a look at five of the best touring parks in the UK as picked out by the AA

FEATURE: What Glasgow can offer caravanners during the 2014 Commonwealth Games

The Caravan Club has a new site at Strathclyde Country Park, just a short drive from Glasgow

With the Commonwealth Games taking place in Glasgow later this year, we take a look at why the city is a great place for caravanners to visit this summer - and what it can offer besides the Games themselves

Caravan Club to hold National Rally 2014 at Arley Hall

Enjoy a day out, or even a whole weekend, at The National Rally

The Caravan Club will be hosting its largest and most extravagant event of the year, The National at Arley Hall in 2014, with a lively set of activities for the entire family to enjoy

FEATURE: Top-five caravan destinations for ardent stargazers

The quiet beauty of gazing at the stars

It is that time of the year when darkness seeks to permeate through the day. but despair not, this very darkness provides a great excuse to go caravanning

Base Camp Bonn takes indoor caravanning to the next level

The retro caravans add life to the indoor caravan park

While it may not be the first indoor caravan park, the BaseCamp Hostel may be the only one that makes it look like a good idea

Top five sites to take your caravan to on Bonfire Night weekend

Prior to the Gunfire Plot the end of October was reserved for marking the festival of Samhain

While the summer season is certainly behind us, there is reason yet to make more use of your caravan this side of the autumn equinox, rather than simply hiding from unwanted trick or treaters. CaravanTimes rounds up the five best caravan spots for Bonfire Weekend

Why caravanning in London is getting more popular

It's hard to believe that this spot at Crystal Palace is so close to London

London, home to narrow meandering roads, might appear to be caravanning hell. This however is not the case and there are many opportunities for caravan enthusiast to experience the capital without the hassle

First London pop-up caravan site offers visitors holiday in a lunchtime

The Caravan Club's 'micro-festival' attracted many visitors on a glorious sunny day.

The first pop up caravan site in Central London, offering city workers and visitors a holiday in a lunchtime, has transformed the South Bank

Jimmy's Farm welcoming Caravan Club members to sensational Suffolk

Jimmy Doherty is welcoming hundreds of caravanners to his farm this summer

Television presenter and farming enthusiast Jimmy Doherty is opening up his farm to welcome hundreds of Caravan Club members this summer, and he has been telling CaravanTimes what to expect

Exploring the Peak District with a little help from Jane Austen

Keira Knightley as Elizabeth Bennet, protagonist of Pride and Prejudice

We look at the highlights of the Peak District, and why now is a better time than ever to visit in light of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice's bicentenary anniversary

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Kampa Caravan And Motorhome Awnings

A sneak peak at Kampa products on display at the NEC

Over the past week or two I have been scrolling through the exhibitor list for this year's NEC show so I can then highlight who I feel are must see exhibitors. Last week when I was doing my research I came across what Kampa had on display and really liked the look of their Air Break Pro 3 and 5. So I dug a little deeper to find out what else I could see myself using and saw that the Kampa awning range are a bit of a stand out product.

The Island vs The Make Up

With so many choices on offer we look into what makes the perfect bed

The world of the leisure vehicle is a diverse one, to say the very least. You can pick a motorhome, caravan, trailer tent, van conversion or something a bit more customer built like a converted fire truck, yes that exists, and be on holiday at the drop of a hat. What ever your vehicle of choice there is one thing that has people split right down the middle- The island bed or the make up?

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Benimar Tessoro Part 1: The 483 Full Test

The Tessoro 483 is built on a 170BHP Ford

At CaravanTimes we recently had a Benimar Tessoro 483 on test for a couple of weeks. We have done just over 2000 miles in the Tessoro and tested in various ways - as you will find out in our inspiration features coming up. But before we give you some ideas of where and why you should use a motorhome like the Tessoro we wanted to bring some information on the Tessoro range and the very interesting 483.

Bristanbul Video Documentary Part 1

Part one of the documentary is here

So as most of our readers will know, the CaravanTimes team were lucky enough to be part of Bailey of Bristols, Bristol to the Bosphoros trip. Travelling 21 countries in 21 days the team did a fantastic job to take the 2 caravans and motorhome cross-continental.