National Camping and Caravanning Week takes centre stage

It’s Whitsun Week and that means three things to me. It’s half term for the schools and so it’s a great time to go away for a break. It’s National Camping and Caravanning Week (NCCW) and so the best way to go away is with a tent, caravan or motorhome. And my birthday always falls within the week itself – and that has traditionally meant being away from home because I too get away with the family.
Simon McGrath | 01 June 2017 More

Welcome to my first Club blog

Hi welcome to my first C&CC blog – just in case you’ve missed my quarterly column in the Club magazine.

I remember when we all first started using the term ‘staycation’ (I might have been presenting Wish You Were Here on ITV – it was that long ago). Anyway the noun has stuck and we’re still talking about them: “a holiday spent in one...

Julia Bradbury | 22 May 2017 More

Cover issues

Much of 2016’s summer in Bavaria had been overcast, so we’d heard, so it was a relief to have non-stop sunshine during our September visit to the region, calling at Tennsee campsite as part of our June touring feature (see page 30 of the June print magazine and head to the features section of our online magazine ...
Vicky Sartain | 17 May 2017 More

A date with caravanning’s past – and future

I can’t claim to have written down my camping bucket list, but I’ve ticked something off my mental list this week – and I’m pleased to say the Erwin Hymer Museum lived up to expectations.
I was officially attending the Hymer 2018 product launch (more details in future issues of Camping & Caravanning) so I only had an hour, which wasn’t really enough to do the museum justice, but it’s an amazing place.
Candy Evans | 15 May 2017 More