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Latitude 2010 Festival, Suffolk, England

By David

This past weekend we took the bus to our first big music festival. Although we usually like to use the campervan to get away from people we thought we should give the festival thing a go. So we joined thirty-five thousand people in the rolling grounds at Henham Park in Suffolk for Latitude. »

Plans for 2010

By David

Our planned start to the camping season has been postponed because of the rain and cold but we're not too worried as we have some great plans for this year. The main events this year will be 9 days touring in Brittany, northern France, and four days at the Latitude festival in Suffolk. »

Why Do We Take Roadtrips?

By David

There are a few current VW roadtrips I’m following online and they’ve got me thinking about the reasons people take trips in buses. Their purposes seem completely different… but are they really? »

Adventure 13: Wales & Vanfest 09

By David

For our main Summer break we decided to visit some areas of Britain we hadn't been before and after some thought and research we chose to take an 11 day tour across to the Pembrokeshire coast in Wales. En route we would visit Vanfest 2009, the Brecon Beacons and Forest of Dean. »

Late Summer Wales and Vanfest

By David

On Friday we will be packing up the van and heading out for a 9 day trip through the shires of England and South Wales. The first stop will be Vanfest 2009 at Great Malvern and we’ll then move on through Herefordshire and across into Wales through the Brecon Beacons and down to the Pembrokeshire coast.... »

Devon 21 Guide To…
Coffee In A Camper

By David

Join us as we look at the finer points of preparing great coffee in your bus. »

Now with video!

By David

VW 1977 ‘Devon 21’ from Devon 21 on Vimeo. Using Apple touch? This YouTube stream is for you! Above you can play a short video introduction to our bus. It shows a few the features of the conversion. We plan to add a few more videos on the site to document our travels. »

Easter In The Cotswolds

By David

Our 2009 camping season got underway at the Easter weekend. We took a couple of extra days at either end to give ourselves 5 days away in The Cotswolds. We’ve passed through before but this time we’ve stopped to see this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in more detail. We based ourselves at Folly Farm Camp Site... »

Adventure 12: Vanfest ’08

By David

Friday 12 – Sunday 14 Sept 2008 You can read about the last time we went to Vanfest in 2001 also on this site. It was quite a different experience this time. The main difference this year was the rain and the mud. Having arrived so late after work last time we decided to... »

The New Adventures

By David

This past weekend we took Friday off work and headed cross-country to Great Malvern in Worcestershire, for Vanfest 2008. You might recall our previous trip and that was a fairly different experience. The main difference this time was the mud! It took the shine off the trip for us. After Mark spent an hour... »