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  • 2017 Spain Trip

    July 2017 and we are off on our summer holidays again. We decided to go back to Spain as we had such a great time last year. So off we go on the Brittany Ferry to Bilbao with excited children looking forward to Sun Sea and sand and for me Sun Sea and Wine. On […]

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  • Solar Panel

    Peak power: 120W Maximum power voltage: 22.0V Maximum power current: 5.45A Open circuit voltage: 26.0V Short circuit current: 5.89A Power allowance range: +/- 5%   The solar panel is to be installed on the roof of the van. I went for a semi flexible panel as they are light weight and will easily stick to […]

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  • New Alloys

    I made the decision last year to fit some shiny new alloy wheels. We were driving over the Spanish Pyrenees and would be coming down the French Pyrenees, which involved going down some extremely steep hills and although I was using my engine for braking we still ended up pulling over with excessive brake heating, […]

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  • Cycle rack box

    My dad has made an excellent storage box which bolts onto your cycle rack on the rear of your motorhome. It is made from 6mm ply to make it very light. It adds a great storage place for anyone who is not using their bike rack and needs some extra space for your outside seats […]

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  • USB Power Sockets

    I bought some USB power sockets for the motorhome. I have fitted them both in the lounge area as you can see in the photos. These are a great accessory to the van. No more carrying plugin chargers that take up the mains sockets and we can now charge our phones and tablets when on […]

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  • Motorhome Ramps

    If you have a motorhome you will know how easily they can get stuck on wet grass. A couple of years ago in France we saw a van up to the mudguards digging in on every turn of the wheel. People tried to help using all the flimsy plastic tread mats which just disappeared into […]

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    Ireland Road Trip 2017 This is our second trip to Ireland 2017, our first trip was the same time of year, Easter in March 2016 and it was a very enjoyable trip even with the March Irish weather so we are off again on a similar route to last year. We start our journey taking […]