Brigitte and Achim Reinhold, the owners of Peggy Peg, manufacturers of screw in tent pegs, have taken delivery of a new Concorde-Reisemobil Charisma 9000 M. Completely branded it serves as a showroom, office and second home. More than 200 days a year, the motorhome is traveling all over Europe vi

Home is still the best place to be. And this year, too, people are taking it with them on their travels – in their motorhome.

The motorhome market in Europe is continuing to show how strong it is as Swift Acquisitions, the parent company of Swift Group, has shown record sa

 Isny im Allgäu, Germany

Once again I find myself in Isny im Allgäu. a very attractive town in southern Germany where history still lives in the form of its sixteenth centu

Lifestyle

Home is still the best place to be. And this year, too, people are taking it with them on their travels – in their motorhome. The advantages are obvious: in a motorhome, the traveller decides where they stay and for how long.

The Trolltunga is one of the most spectacular natural viewpoints in Europe, a cliff formation situated about 1100 metres above sea level.

 Isny im Allgäu, Germany

Once again I find myself in Isny im Allgäu. a very attractive town in southern Germany where history still lives in the form of its sixteenth century housing and partially surviving city walls which date to the fifteenth century.  Two of the former four gate towers also have survived.

West from Romney Marsh and you ease inland into genteel landscapes, of rolling hills and wooded valleys, orchards and vineyards.

The sky is showing a pre-dawn flush as New Zealand's northernmost campsite at Tapotupotu Bay shivers under a mist blanket, but people are already on the move. Like turtles from the sea, we're headed to Te Rerenga Wairua – Cape Reinga.    

This week finds me still in Lindau at the eastern end of Lake Constance close to the point where the borders of Switzerland, Austria and Germany meet.  Lindau is an old trading port with many 500 year old houses and historical features.

Equipment

Made in Germany found to be most popular label

28 March 2017
“Made in Germany” is the most highly regarded quality label for goods and services around the world, outshining other major exporting nation
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Using the double bed above the cabin

22 March 2017
Having fallen out of the single bed, I moved from that to the double bed above the cabin. I find that it is not only much more comfortable b
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Efoy Comfort releases firmware

22 March 2017
Fuel cell provider Efoy Comfort has released new firmware 15.14.  This will provide adjustment communication with Efoy Bluetooth Adapte
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Fine increased in UK for using mobile whilst driving

18 March 2017
The British government has increased the fine for using a mobile phone whilst at the wheel.  From 1 March, holding and using a pho
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Dogscamper

Putting Rex first

18 March 2017
The Dogscamper is a German-designed campervan scheme which is manufactured around the needs of Rex and has a customisable, modular
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Truma offering air conditioning package

27 February 2017
Truma is offering an air conditioning promotional package to those who are upgrading with a Truma Aventa or Saphir air conditioner in&n
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