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Levelling Made Easy With Lock n Level

The twin axle Lock'n'Level will have you set up in no time

So you pull up to your site of choice, pick out the ideal pitch and then it starts to get dark before you even begin to pitch up. We have all been there a thousand times before and will again I'm sure. So once the sun goes down pitching up becomes that little bit trickier, especially the levelling. You can drastically reduce the time it takes to level by using the innovative Lock'n'Level.

Club Chief Talks Growing Market With Lake District Park

Driving up quality: Caravan and Motorhome Club DG Nick Lomas (left) with Skelwith Fold's Henry Wild

Over the past 2 years the UK tourism industry has seen a real boom. With people from all around the world choosing the UK for their holidays, especially when it comes to caravan holidays and park holidays. All across the board sites are improving their facilities and holiday opportunities, which has not gone unnoticed by the Caravan and Motorhome Club.

Win Tickets To The Motorhome And Caravan Show 2018

Who wants to get into the NEC show for free

It is almost that time of year again! The UK's largest leisure vehicle event returns to the NEC in Birmingham from 16 to 21 October, showcasing all the new-for-2019 products from leading manufacturers including Swift, Bailey and Lunar.

What Makes The Ideal Caravan Holiday?

I speak to the team about what they look for in a caravan get away

The CaravanTimes team are a very mixed bunch of people all doing very different things within the publication. What seems to be even more varied are our tastes in what we look for in a caravan holiday.

Caravanning Vital To UK Tourism

Today is World Tourism Day so we thought we would share some amazing UK holiday figures

So today, the 27th of September is World Tourism Day and with that comes a whole wave of festivities. To help kick things off with a bang the Great British Tourism Survey results have been released to reveal that last year 9.8 million domestic caravan holidays were taken across England, Wales and Scotland. Many of which were taken by you guys, the readers.

Love Is In The Air On The Isle Of White

Flowers floating in the pool and music playing were the backdrops to Jonathan's proposal

It seems that the love of touring extends further than loving your caravan. After 20 years of history between them one couple have returned to The Orchards holiday park in Newbridge, Isle of White, where they first met as children with a very serious proposal.

Make Living Local Your Holiday

Martin Dorey and the wonderful seaweed sheeps cheese!

At CaravanTimes we pride ourselves on bringing you news and information not just from the industry but from our first hand experiences of actually getting out there and experiencing what we report. As part of our job we come up with ideas for companies to help test their vans in a practical setting. So how about picking a holiday destination where you can use the local surroundings for your food shopping? Think more local independent dairy farm than Tesco Superstore.

Park Conservation Attempt Gathers Award Steam

Moss Wood's nature discovery trail, designed with youngsters in mind, is among its raft of wildlife initiatives

Honey bees, butterflies and bats have helped a Lancaster holiday park to wing its way into the finals of this year's prestigious Lancashire Tourism Awards. Moss Wood in the village of Cockerham has been shortlisted in the "sustainable tourism" category of businesses making exceptional efforts to protect the natural world.

Welsh Parks Flourishing Success

Petal power: Tree Tops propagates 16,000 plants each year to maintain a riot of colour throughout its grounds

A Flintshire holiday park have been busy exercising their green thumbs this summer as they receive the golden bouquet in the Wales Bloom awards. During the award ceremony judges described the North Wales holiday park "inspirational". The hard work and effort the park put in really did pay off as they landed the gold honour at yearly content which is very keenly contested.

Silverdale Exercise Future Work Perk Plans

Michael Holgate and marketing executive Ellen Cartwright add more local job offers to Silverdale with great healthy job work perks

In previous articles we have mentioned various ways to keep fit while on holiday. A lot of which usually involved leaving the park and going on walks, bike rides and water activities. Well one site is ensuring that the staff that make your holidays so good also stay fit to make sure you guys get the level of holiday you deserve.

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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.