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MAN carbon lightweight 4x4 expedition vehicle

MAN carbon lightweight 4x4 expedition vehicle

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This ultra lightweight van can be driven by anyone with a pre 1996 driving licence (I think) but as you can see it is on a very heavy weight base - a MAN. The weight savings have been done thanks to lightweight materials which are demonstrated in this film which was shot at Abenteuer & Allrad 2018.\n\nThe...

Mercedes X Class as a camping vehicle

Mercedes X Class as a camping vehicle

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The new Mercedes X-Class combines the typical characteristics of a pickup with the classic strengths of a Mercedes. As a pickup it is robust, strong and with good off-road capability. \n\nWith its wide track, coil springs at the front and rear, long wheelbase and the comfortable spring and damping system typical of...

Going to Caravan Salon : 35km to Dusseldorf

Going to Caravan Salon : 35km to Dusseldorf

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On my way to Caravan Salon in Dusseldorf and there are only another 35km to go! Here is a look at the German autobahn and as you can see, this is not a place you would want to choose for a sleep!

Mitsubishi Fuso 4x4 expedition motorhome from...

Mitsubishi Fuso 4x4 expedition motorhome from...

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Woelcke build off road motorhomes to order, here we can see a vehicle built on a Mitsubishi Fuso Canter 4x4 6C18(D)4x4 - Blue-Tec - EURO 5-EEV.

Luxury German RV tour : Morelo Loft Liner

Luxury German RV tour : Morelo Loft Liner

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Visiting the Morelo factory in Schlusselfeld, northern Bavaria, Germany, I filmed their Loft Liner which is based on the Iveco Daily and comes at a cost of EUR200k.

Van Tourer camper van - storage for sports...

Van Tourer camper van - storage for sports...

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In this film produced by Van Tourer, the Dutch company claims that its van can store everything inside thanks to its construction. What do you think?

Van Tourer camper van carrying capacity

Van Tourer camper van carrying capacity

1 week ago
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Camper Van producer Van Tourer claims in this video produced by itself that its vans can carry more. Might be useful if you are combining moving house with a camping trip.

Van Tourer camper van claims to be reliable

Van Tourer camper van claims to be reliable

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In this company produced film, Van Tourer claims that its vans are more reliable and have central heating.

Van Tourer camping van and gas cooking

Van Tourer camping van and gas cooking

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As Van Tourer camper vans only use gas for cooking and not heating, campers can buy smaller and thus more easily portable canisters. This film makes the point that I keep repeating about how difficult it is to carry heavy canisters!

TomTom Go Camper sat nav : review after two...

TomTom Go Camper sat nav : review after two...

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The TomTom Go Camper is a sat nav specifically developed to help RVers and was introduced in May 2018. I acquired mine at the beginning of August 2018 and have been using it for two months have dong two particular journeys with it in different environments - the first partially on small country roads in northern...

HaloView reversing camera for my RV : unboxing...

HaloView reversing camera for my RV : unboxing...

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More information here : https://www.haloview.com/haloview-mc7601-7-wired-rear-view-system.html\n\nThe old reversing camera was showing its age so time for a new one. Here I talk about the HaloView system which is a colour rear camera and show us installing the equipment in my van.\n\nAs we are not camera installers,...

Operation Market Garden and my history trip to...

Operation Market Garden and my history trip to...

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I went to Son, Nijmegen, Arnhem and Oosterbeek for the 74th anniversary of Operation Market Garden. I was very surprised at the amount of history that one can there as well as the quantity and quality of the museums. Here I give a brief introduction to what I will be publishing on this trip at a later date (once I...

Trigano RVs in 2019 (interview with MD for...

Trigano RVs in 2019 (interview with MD for...

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This is an interview with Dr Holger Siebert who is the MD for Germany for the Trigano Group which covers varies brands such as EuraMobil, Mobilvetta Design, Karmann Mobil, Forster, Challenger and Roller Team. Shot at Caravan Salon, we walk around the stand and discuss what the company has to offer for those looking...

Test driving a van running off natural gas

Test driving a van running off natural gas

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This is the new Iveco Daily 5 5 tonne van and in this version it runs off natural gas. The ride is great and it would make a nice motorhome but the problem is of course where one gets the gas from to run the van!

Citroen RVs at Caravan Salon - interview with...

Citroen RVs at Caravan Salon - interview with...

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PSA Groupe which includes Citroes and Peugeot presented four vehicles at Caravan Salon, Dusseldorf, two from each company. The star had to be the Wild Camp - a Citroen Jumper with a body kit from the 1948 Type H van - certainly something curious for those with a quirky nature to use. In this interview at Caravan...

Airborne Beer helping Arnhem veterans

Airborne Beer helping Arnhem veterans

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Airborne Beer is an initiative born in Arnhem which was originally started in 1999 and is designed to finance the return to the city of veterans of the 1944 battle. Here we get an explanation of the project and see it being sold at the location of one of the landing grounds to the west of the city.

Dreamer D55 Select campervan review

Dreamer D55 Select campervan review

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Dreamer is the campervan arm of Rapido and this is the D55 Select. It measures 599cm and costs from around EUR52k.\n\nSee more in the video!

Hobby RVs in Dusseldorf

Hobby RVs in Dusseldorf

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A quick look around the Hobby stand at Caravan Salon Dusseldorf. All of these vans have been filmed in more detail individually!

Rimor Seal 50 motorhome review

Rimor Seal 50 motorhome review

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Rimor is an Italian manufacturer of comparitively economic motorhomes and campervans. The Seal 50 is an overcab van which costs from EUR36k - although the model shown has a lot of extras. \n\nSee more in the video!

My new vanlife channel on YouTube

My new vanlife channel on YouTube

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Following a number of requests, I am now launching YouTube channels in other languages related to vanlife and plan on breaking up this channel into various parts dealing with the subjects I am interested in such as history, nutrition and non vanlife tourism (such as hotels). Those subjects which I only do rare films...

Urban stealth camping and my failure at it

Urban stealth camping and my failure at it

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A little story - or rather two - about urban stealth camping or rather urban camping as I failed miserably at the stealth bit. In the first story my friends\' landlady is unhappy with my off street parking, in the second, how well will I fare parking outside my own house?

I am at the Camper Caravan Show!

I am at the Camper Caravan Show!

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The Camper Caravan Show is an annual event held in Nadarzyn, south of Warsaw and it is the largest camping event in central Europe. It is linked to a tourist fair too. I have arrived two days early, probably unneccessarily, but I was hoping to do some filming before the event starts. Reports of the event will be...

On the road in Germany : Gross Zoerben motorway...

On the road in Germany : Gross Zoerben motorway...

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Being interested in the former Inter German border I stopped at Gross Zoerben hoping to see something of interest but unsuccessfully. It is located around 5km from the former border although as a new stopping place unconnected with the past!

Free stellplatz with fantastic view - Pirna on...

Free stellplatz with fantastic view - Pirna on...

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This is the free Stellplatz at Pirna on the Elbe river - the gateway to Saxon Switzerland and a great place to park whilst exploring upstream via bicycle. The city centre is a short walk away too. Definitely worth a vist and one of the best Stellplatze that I have seen!

Do you want to live in a van?  Ideas on financing...

Do you want to live in a van? Ideas on financing...

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Here a few ideas on how to finance vanlife based on my own experience, not only from the time that I have been living in a van but also from my years in business - although most of this is just a statement of the obvious!\n\nIf you have any better ideas, write them down!

Camper Caravan Show part 1 of 2

Camper Caravan Show part 1 of 2

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The Camper Caravan Show was held from 19 - 21 October 2018 at Nadarzyn close to Warsaw at the same time as a major tourist fair so visitors could decide not only how they were going to travel but where they were going to go. I was at the event and will be publishing my reports over the next six months or so - like...

Camper Caravan Show part 2 of 2

Camper Caravan Show part 2 of 2

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The Camper Caravan Show was held from 19 - 21 October 2018 at Nadarzyn close to Warsaw at the same time as a major tourist fair so visitors could decide not only how they were going to travel but where they were going to go. I was at the event and will be publishing my reports over the next six months or so - like...

Mercedes Sprinter campervan conversions from...

Mercedes Sprinter campervan conversions from...

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Filmed at the Camper Caravan Show held in Nadarzyn, Poland from 19 - 21 October 2018, in this video we can see a selection of camper van conversions from Gdańsk based converter Balcamp. \n\nAll vehicles are covered in more depth in both English and Polish in videos which will be published soon!

Benimar Mileo 263 RV tour

Benimar Mileo 263 RV tour

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Benimar is a Spanish producer of compartively economic motorhomes, here we can see their Mileo 263 van as filmed at the Camper Caravan Show in Nadarzyn near Warsaw in October 2018.

Benimar Sport 343 RV tour

Benimar Sport 343 RV tour

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Benimar is a Spanish producer of compartively economic motorhomes, here we can see their Sport 343 van as filmed at the Camper Caravan Show in Nadarzyn near Warsaw in October 2018.

Benimar Sport 363 RV tour

Benimar Sport 363 RV tour

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Benimar is a Spanish producer of compartively economic motorhomes, here we can see their Sport 363 van as filmed at the Camper Caravan Show in Nadarzyn near Warsaw in October 2018.

Opel camper van conversion from Bus Kamper

Opel camper van conversion from Bus Kamper

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Bus Kamper does camper van conversions based on supplied vehicles which are often used. In this and a following film, two examples will be presented on a high and a low roof. The conversion includes solar panels and refillable gas. The cost of such a conversion is around EUR18k (plus the cost of the vehicle) The...

Opel Vivaro campervan conversion

Opel Vivaro campervan conversion

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Campervan conversion on low roof Opel Vivaro from Bus Kamper of Mosina, Poland filmed at the Camper Caravan Show in Nadarzyn, Poland. This might work for those of you into stealth camping!

French RV tour : Chausson 758

French RV tour : Chausson 758

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This Chausson 758 was filmed at the Camper Caravan Show at Nadarzyn, Poland in October 2018. It is 729cm long and features a large garage and height adjustable queen bed.

Luxurious European RV : Concorde Centurion Style...

Luxurious European RV : Concorde Centurion Style...

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The Carver 890 RRL was launced in 2016 and has a U shaped rear seating area and an open kitchen, which was previously only available in the alcove series the Cruiser Daily 890 RRL. The vehicle is based ont the Iveco Daily base with 3-litre Euro 6 engine and manual transmission. It has 150 bhp.\n\nThe Carver starts at...

Azar 4 pick-up camper tour

Azar 4 pick-up camper tour

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Filmed at the Camper Caravan Show in Nadarzyn, Poland in October 2018, this is the Azar 4 pick up trailer which comes at a cost of around EUR16k (plus the cost of the vehicle!)

Luxurious camper conversion on Mercedes Sprinter...

Luxurious camper conversion on Mercedes Sprinter...

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This is a Mercedes Sprinter 313 CDi on a long wheel base which has been converted to a campervan by Gdańsk based Balcamp.

Very luxurious Mercedes Sprinter campervan...

Very luxurious Mercedes Sprinter campervan...

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This campervan was made to special order by a client of Balcamp who manufacture to suit individual requirements. It has an enormous rear lounge with electric drop down bed. \n\nSee more in the video!

Vintage caravan remodelled

Vintage caravan remodelled

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This is Kasia, who converts caravans into a retro look Her aim is to mix a style from 1983 with the present. How well do you think she has done?

Camper van conversion on a Peugeot Boxer

Camper van conversion on a Peugeot Boxer

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This is the first attempt by Lub Camp to build a camper van and I think they did an excellent job! This is the work of two people from Lublin, Poland whose main business is to build kitchens. What really strikes me is the style of the furniture inside and the way they have found space for everything!\n\nFilmed at...