Caravan Marmite

Everything started with a rapid social media version of keeping up with the Jones'.  A number of our Twitter friends were remarking how Twitter had created a QR code for everybody.  "Oh yes, so they have", two second pause "let's... Continue Reading →

Towing in France

Thought we would share some thoughts on our trip to France in the summer of 2015.  If anyone out there has wondered or feared what it is like to tow outside our shores, then maybe this will give some food... Continue Reading →

Wessex Cleaning Products Review

We recently reviewed Blue Bio Toilet fluid from the Wessex Cleaning Product range. In the packaging three sample products were included. Here's what we thought of them. Odour Eliminator  We originally intended Odour Eliminator for using in the caravan but got... Continue Reading →

20p for a Wee!!

Rain, rain go away, come again another day! A Twitter friend suggested we 'cross the border' a mile away back into England for nicer weather. Very tongue in cheek but worth a try. We needed a few supplies, the bottled... Continue Reading →

Colapz 3 in 1 Watering Can, Bucket and Liquid Carrier

An absolutely amazing invention. Perfect for caravans and camping. This vibrantly coloured product by Colapz folds away very compactly storing all it's accessories in it's base making it easy to transport and store away. It twists flat and stays flat until it's... Continue Reading →

Blue Bio Toilet Fluid

This toilet fluid for caravans and other leisure vehicles is very blue but definitely eco-green. Blue Bio may have got the answer to one bottle does all and correct dosing. We loved the fact that one bottle does everything. No need for... Continue Reading →

Daisy Bank and The Welsh Tornado

Sited and within an hour the kettle is on. Daisy Bank Caravan Park is a lovely adult only site, just inside the Welsh Border. We chose a pitch looking out onto the Kerry Ridgeway. We haven't holidayed in Wales for at least 12... Continue Reading →

Eggsterminator Review

Found these little beauties. I suspect they are about to revolutionise my washing up and cleaning habits. Eco-Egg Eggsterminator Sponges are my latest find. I hate washing up and have a dishwasher at home but in the caravan it's a necessary task,... Continue Reading →

Justin Wales

We recently shared a map of our caravan trips from the last two years. A number of people immediately noticed we had not been to Wales, was there a reason for this? Apart from the obvious 'damp isn't good for... Continue Reading →

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A personal take by Christopher Macgowan on tourism, travel and motorhomes.

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A blog about Matilda - the "old lady" classic tandem - and her musings about her adventures, trials and tribulations with the "old git" and Chief Pilot, aka Colin and the "old gal" and Chief Stoker (as well as Chief Engineer) aka Diane.

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