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When South Australian Labor MP for Wright Blair Boyer lost his constituency office following a boundary change, rather than look for new premises, he did the most logical thing.  He got a camper van. 

The van was donated by a constituent following a facebook request.

This country certainly doesn’t get the credit it deserves. Whenever I have holidayed in the UK – north Wales, Cornwall, Norfolk Broads to name a few – its beauty is evident.

But there are so many other places on this island I have yet to visit.

All great odysseys start with a vision. Ours was to take on the supersized scenery of Alberta, land of cowboys and mountains, riding the range like pioneers before us.

For a truly British holiday, complete with fish and chips, rolling hills, rich history and dodgy weather, you have to tick caravanning in Hillhead, Devon off the Great British Bucket List.

At 1,800m, the Eiger north face is one the highest north faces in the Alps – to be the first to conquer it was the cherished dream of many mountaineers throughout Europe. After numerous attempts, a rope team of four made it up the northern flank to the summit for the first time in 1938.

It is always sad to leave Caravan Salon Dusseldorf and this shows the campsite after almost everyone has left.  I had a meeting on the Monday after the end of the fair which is why I am still here but my maximum is to be the first one in and the last one out!  At the same time you can see what my