Adira Product Launch- What Will 2019 Bring?

The week before last I was invited to the Adria 2019 product launch to see everything that was in store from the leisure vehicle industry leader. Out of all of the product launches I went to this year Adria by far had the most of display for the upcoming year.

The wide range of Adria touring vehicles on display at the Adria product launch

The wide range of Adria touring vehicles on display at the Adria product launch

Travelworld Open Day This Weekend

Make Travelworld your plans this weekend

There is a lot more than a heatwave coming this weekend. So instead of trying to find some shade to hide in why not head over to Travelworld for their open weekend preview. Over the weekend Travelworld will be offering visitors an exclusive preview of their new five-acre dealership at their Love Luxury event in Telford this weekend.

5 Star Resort Gets Grand Reception Opening

Minister for Culture, Tourism and Sport Lord Elis-Thomas cuts a ribbon to officially open the new Min-y-Don Holiday Park reception facility with Salop Caravans Sites chairman Tony Bywater, managing director Dylan Roberts, park managers Carl and Jayne Mill

A warm reception upon arrival on site is always a great way to start your trip. This new award winning holiday park's brand new £500,000 has recently been opened by a local minister. Min-y-Don Holiday Park in Harlech had the grand opening of their newly restored reception which was opened by the Minister for Culture, Tourism and Sport Lord Elis-Thomas last Friday.

Solving The Tyre Puncture Nightmare

TyresOnTheDrive will solve your on site flats

There really is nothing worse than preparing everything you need for you holiday to then find out that one or more of your tires is flat. More often than not the flat is due to rouge screws and nails that seem to litter streets all across the UK. When you're home you are safe and at a place where it is relatively easy to get the problem sorted. But what do you do when you're on site?

Touring And Wine Tasting With The Caravan And Motorhome Club

Want to try wine when touring? The Caravan and Motorhome Club are here to help

Food and drink is one of the things I look forward to the most when I am planning my trips away. Some would say I go away just to find new food and drink. So if you're like me then this article should get your taste buds tingling.

The 3 Peaks Challenge With The Marquis Randger Part 2

1 mountain down 2 to go with the Randger

In our previous 3 Peaks installment we saw Dan and Tom, of CaravanTimes, tackle Ben Nevis while a certain Martin Dorey ferried them from country to country and kept them fed and watered. In part 2 we will see different opinions from behind the wheel giving thoughts on the Randger and then ticking another 2 more countries off of the list.

The OPUS Owners Weekend 2018

The OPUS members summer get together

The trend-setting OPUS® Camper has opened an entirely new market since launching the multi-award winning AIR OPUS® in early 2017. Plenty of excited customers had pre-ordered and were awaiting delivery of their campers; one of the first to collect were Steve & Judy Lumb in June 2017. The Lumb's had already planned many exciting adventures and saw the opportunity to share tips, campsite recommendations, offer advice and share memories with fellow owners.

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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.