Posts Tagged ‘ Caravanning ’

Camping show returns

May 12th, 2021 | By

The National Camping Show opens again at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire from 20th-23rd of May

Caravans boom

Mar 27th, 2021 | By
caravan site numbers grow

As of a few weeks ago, research from the MBH Corporation which owns Robinsons Caravans suggested that, of those people who have already booked a holiday for later this year, 14% have opted for static or mobile caravans in the UK

Our travel tips for 2021

Jan 2nd, 2021 | By

When the time comes, the one thing that Just about Travel is convinced about is that travel won’t just surge but erupt.

Holidaying in the great outdoors

May 12th, 2020 | By

This looks like a good year for all those who don’t like the idea of hotels or large guest houses, those who abhor crowds and for those who want to see more of the great outdoors.

Holidays in the open air

Mar 16th, 2020 | By
panoramic view of the Lake District

Walking holidays in the UK, camping, caravanning or taking a mobile home and seeing parts that you’ve not seen before would appear to be the answer for a break.

Seducing caravanners to visit

Nov 30th, 2019 | By
caravan site numbers grow

Will local authorities in the UK follow their Australian counterparts and set up free sites to attract caravanners?

Motorhomes and caravans are booming

Mar 4th, 2019 | By

Despite the dislike of campervans and caravans suggested by people like Jeremy Clarkson, it looks as though 2019 will be a strong year for this section of the tourism industry.

Saturday snippets: 9th December 2017

Dec 9th, 2017 | By

Light shows, a fast train servce in Germany and anniversaries seem to dominate Adrian’s thinking this week!

Outdoor holidays go up-market

Jun 29th, 2017 | By
lodge owned by Parkdean

If Clearwater is right is that we should continue to see ever-improving facilities, a range of accommodation from basic to luxury and a holiday that is as far removed from the old Carry on Camping film as it is possible to be.

Caravan MOT’s

Aug 18th, 2013 | By

The idea has been mooted that there should be a test similar to a car MOT for caravans. Pro supporters have suggested that safety should be a priority and anti-supporters have stressed cost as the main objection plus the comment that UK might affect tourism.

Caravan owners not who you think they are

May 19th, 2012 | By

Caravanning is most popular with teachers and engineers

Didn’t England Do Well

Feb 20th, 2010 | By

Visit England has announced the results of the business that its members did over the Christmas period and for the whole of 2009. And, it looks like pretty good news for them as many recorded an increase in business over 2008.
44% said that they had more business than previously and 42% said that they had the same level of business meaning that only 14% recorded a drop in business. A drop could mean that it wasn’t due to the overall level of business around but because of new entrants, better marketing or weather or other unforeseen factors (like a long period of roadworks for example) and those hit sales.

Summer Holidays in 2009

Oct 9th, 2009 | By

As the summer ends we are beginning to get a better picture of where we actually went and what we did this summer past.

Both Hoseasons and Park resorts who largely operate holidays in Britain, have announced that they did bumper business this year as did the caravanning industry. Some sites were full in August.