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8 reasons why caravanning is the most underrated type of holiday

How would you explain the joys of caravanning to someone who's never tried it before? In our latest feature, Chris Jefferies sums up his favourite bits

Pitch up and enjoy

Pitch up and enjoy

FEATURE: How the Caravan Club pitched in during WW1

2014 marks the hundredth year since the outbreak of the devastating First World War, which claimed the lives of over 16 million troops and civilians worldwide. But what most people don't know is the role that caravans played in relief efforts

The Caravan Club hosts Glamour Vanning event on London's Southbank

The Caravan Club's 'Glamour Vanning event took place on 29 and 30 March at the Southbank in London

The Caravan Club teamed up with Fabyouless Card to host the first ever Glamour Vanning event on the Southbank in London

GCT releases first interior pictures of carbon-fibre caravan

GCT has released the interior pictures of the carbon-fibre caravan

Global Caravan Technologies has released the first photos of its debut range of super-luxury carbon-fibre RVs

The leisure caravanning movement began before the First World War

The leisure caravanning movement began before the First World War

GCT releases first interior pictures of carbon-fibre caravan

Global Caravan Technologies has released the first photos of its debut range of super-luxury carbon-fibre RVs

Google revamps Amsterdam office with 1960s caravan meeting room

The Google Amsterdam offices were revamped in January

Google's headquarters in Amsterdam have had a recent revamp, with a 1960s caravan placed in the middle of the office as just one of the wacky features included in the Dutch-inspired renovation

FEATURE: Welcome to the crazy world of caravan banger racing

Competition for pitches can sometimes get a little heated

Do you have a penchant for destruction and a rusty old caravan in need of a new vocation? If so, caravan banger racing might just be for you

GCT has released the interior pictures of the carbon-fibre caravan

GCT has released the interior pictures of the carbon-fibre caravan

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

FEATURE: How the Caravan Club pitched in during WW1

2014 marks the hundredth year since the outbreak of the devastating First World War, which claimed the lives of over 16 million troops and civilians worldwide. But what most people don't know is the role that caravans played in relief efforts

Exclusive: Hattie & Flora create library-caravan for primary school pupils

Hattie and Flora created a retro library caravan for the pupils of London Colney school

Norah Lindsay has been chatting to creative designers Hattie & Flora, who recently created a colourful library caravan to inspire the students of London Colney primary school to read more

Alpine Caravan Services explain the secrets of their renovation success

Alpine Caravan Services gave this 1970s Abbey piper a new lease of life

An entrepreneurial Essex-family has set up a business renovating classic caravans and servicing motorhomes. Claire Powell of Alpine Caravan Services spoke to David Weston about the inspiration behind the business

The leisure caravanning movement began before the First World War

The leisure caravanning movement began before the First World War

The challenges and joys of caravanning with blind and disabled children

Brian and son Matthew Hardisty on Welsh Highland Railway

Caravanning brings joy to many families around the world, but for one family in Lancashire it became the stimulus that breathed new life into them and their son Matthew, who is blind and has autism and epilepsy

Top tips on checking the running gear on a used caravan

The hitch is just one aspect of a caravan's running gear

The insurance experts at Towergate have published a new guide, which might help you spot the difference between a bargain and a dud

BMW unveils pictures of new-look X3 compact SUV towcar

The BMW X3 2013 is designed to look distinguished on any terrain

A good caravan needs a good towcar and with BMW due to release its latest incarnation of the popular X3 model, CaravanTimes inspects the latest SUV out of Munich. We look at emissions, interiors and that crucial kerb weight to bring you the verdict

Honda Vezel: New SUV to go on sale in Japan

The Honda Vezel will be available in Europe from 2015

Sales of Honda's brand new elegant and functional compact SUV, the Vezel, will begin in Japan today

FEATURE: Five top tips for avoiding a caravan fire

As caravan fires are nine times more deadly than house fires, we think it's time for us to do the responsible thing and bring you our top five tips for keeping your caravan fire-free

Top tips on changing your gas supply for winter caravanning

Getting the right choice of gas for the winter months is an important decision

Caravan gas cylinders can run off two different types of fuel - propane and butane, which both have pros and cons. With this in mind, Towergate Insurance has recently published a quick guide to choosing the right type of gas

Top tips on checking the running gear on a used caravan

The hitch is just one aspect of a caravan's running gear

The insurance experts at Towergate have published a new guide, which might help you spot the difference between a bargain and a dud

Above all else common sense will keep you safe

Above all else common sense will keep you safe

The Caravan Club hosts Glamour Vanning event on London's Southbank

The Caravan Club's 'Glamour Vanning event took place on 29 and 30 March at the Southbank in London

The Caravan Club teamed up with Fabyouless Card to host the first ever Glamour Vanning event on the Southbank in London

Swift Elegance and Sterling Continental launch Smart HT at NEC show

Swift launched the Elegance range with a one-off gold liveried special edition

Two new luxury caravan ranges have ushered in a new era of caravan construction for the Swift Group in the company's 50th year

Bailey Pursuit: New entry-level Alu-Tech caravan launched at NEC

The Bailey Pursuit replaces the outgoing Olympus and Orion ranges

Bailey of Bristol has launched its latest entry-level caravan range at the NCC Motorhome and Caravan Show, replacing the outgoing Olympus and Orion

Adria unveils new Coral, Adora and Astella Glam for 2014 season

The new-look Adora features a panoramic opening sky-roof

Slovenian caravan and motorhome manufacturer Adria has unveiled its 2014 collection, including updated Coral and Adora models and the all-new Astella Glam

Top five show highlights from the Dusseldorf Caravan Salon

The show organisers CIVD expect a final tally to near 170,000 visitors this year.

Europe's biggest caravan show is in full swing and CaravanTimes has been scouring all nine halls to bring you the most cutting-edge designs

REVIEW: How useful would the Pioneer wireless speaker system be in a caravan?

The Pioneer XW-SMA1 wireless speaker system

Is this new wireless speaker essential technology for your caravan, or just a flashy gimmick? Emmy Griffiths investigates