LippertComponents has acquired SureShade which designs and manufactures sunshade systems for the outdoor recreation industry in North America and Europe.  It holds a number of innovative patents on its automated retractable shade systems that allow it to deliver improved sun protection and comfor

Parking heaters usually last the life of a car. And so do their controllers.

In 2026, Cortina will host once again the Olympic Games, 70 years after the Winter Games that the town hosted in 1956, with which Cortina earned th

Adria Mobil achieved another record year in 2018 and are on course for good growth in 2019 as well.

Lifestyle

In 2026, Cortina will host once again the Olympic Games, 70 years after the Winter Games that the town hosted in 1956, with which Cortina earned the title of Queen of Winter Sports.

The Brenta Riviera favoured by Casanova, Galileo, Byron and D’Annunzio, painted by Tiepolo and Canaletto, described by Goethe and Goldoni, hosted French and Russian Royal Families. Even Napoleon, the Hapsburgs, the Savoy stayed here.

Every year, from March to October, a romantic mini-cruise among the Venetian Villas of the Riviera del Brenta, from Padua to Venice or the other way round, a trip through art and history on the way followed by the ancient Venetian Burchiello in the 1700’s.

Currently I find myself at the magnificent 't Loo yacht marina and campsite in the Netherlands enjoying incredible weather for February - now around 20C.  The campsite is right at the water's edge and the marina is connected to the Maas river.  At around 8km distance along the river, is the forme

Along Kent’s Heritage Coast from Dover: Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh highlight the kaleidoscopic contrasts of Kent’s scenic southeast. Roads less travelled lead to Hellfire Corner, smugglers’ haunts and animal magic, as well as quaint churches and inns with stories to tell.

Gunzburg market square

I am currently writing from near Gunzburg in Germany.  The winter is not the best time to come here, I should have been here last June but did not make it (enjoying myself too much where I was!)  My van is parked at the stellplatz next to the AL-KO plant.  Gunzburg is a historic town with a wonde

Equipment

Why wet wipes should not be put in a chemical (or other) toilet

13 November 2019
Wet wipes are becoming increasingly popular/  The practical helpers are mainly used as cosmetic wipes as well as for household cleaning
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Webasto introduces app for multiple heaters

12 November 2019
Parking heaters usually last the life of a car. And so do their controllers. However, the way in which controllers work is developing contin
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Thule Group : outdoor equipment since 1942

16 October 2019
In 1942, Thule Group was founded by the Thulin family, when Erik Thulin, a true lover of the outdoors, put the Thule name on a so-called pik
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Vöhringer

Lightweight materials for van conversion

26 September 2019
In times of efficient use of resources and sustainability, lightweight construction solutions are the number one concern for the future in a
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New equipment in La Strada campers in 2020

20 September 2019
From model year 2020, all la strada motorhomes, with the exception of the Avanti M, will be fitted as standard with a new washing-cooking co
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New Fiat technology being introduced in La Strada

20 September 2019
The Fiat technology complies with the new emission regulations Euro 6d-TEMP thanks to SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction) technique and the
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