Arpenaz Base M Review (+video) – a good budget car tent for car camping
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Arpenaz Base M Review (+video) – a good budget car tent for car camping

I’ve tested the Arpenaz Base M tent during our 11-day camping trip in Croatia with 2 days of rain and I’m very happy with it. If you consider its price – 95-100 GBP / EUR, compared to other car tents (awnings) starting at 250 and going to several hundred, it’s a very good option if…

VW Caddy camper (California) vs Caddy camping conversion (DIY or boot jump/camping box)
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VW Caddy camper (California) vs Caddy camping conversion (DIY or boot jump/camping box)

Which one is better – the factory-built small camping van VW Caddy Camper or the standard Caddy converted to a camper using a DIY or ready-made camping box (boot jump)? This post will compare three options: buying a VW Caddy and converting it yourself into a camper, or buying a camping box / boot jump…

Car camping & microcamper insurance in the UK – 6 important points to consider

Car camping & microcamper insurance in the UK – 6 important points to consider

Insuring your microcamper can get tricky depending on the type of camping conversion you have opted for and also whether the insurance company you are talking to knows how to handle such cars. This post will give you important points to consider when selecting microcamper insurance and a list of user recommended insurance companies to…

Microcamper pick of the month: Stealth campers – indistinguishable from any other car

Microcamper pick of the month: Stealth campers – indistinguishable from any other car

We’ve focused on stealth camping in the last post and this one is going to complement it with good examples of stealth campers – some surprisingly small yet full of space 🙂 The first one is a tiny Nissan Versa – a stealth camper for the minimalists! The author Joey White (@joeywhitedesigns) made sure this…

Stealth camping in a car – the what, why, safety and what cars are best
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Stealth camping in a car – the what, why, safety and what cars are best

This post is all about stealth camping. Sounds pretty ninja right? We’ll dive into what forms of stealth camping there are, how to be safe and then take a closer look at stealth camping in a car – how it’s best done, which cars are best and what to pack.

Berlingo camper review: Car camping in Citroen Berlingo or Peugeot Partner
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Berlingo camper review: Car camping in Citroen Berlingo or Peugeot Partner

This is the definitive Citroen Berlingo & Peugeot Partner car camping review. Berlingo camper & Peugeot Partner information, dimensions and gallery. Continue reading if you want to know: Berlingo’s / Partner’s size & measurements for car camping Its comfort & driving rating Can you sleep in a Citroen Berlingo / Peugeot Partner? And more importantly –…

Survey results: The top 5 microcamper features – what to look for in your next car

Survey results: The top 5 microcamper features – what to look for in your next car

I’ve surveyed a Facebook group of almost 8000 microcamping owners & enthusiasts – asking them this question: What is the most important thing for you on a micro camper? Here are the results of the 376 responses the survey has received – what do people value in a microcamper conversion candidate the most? How do…

Pick of the month: The Shampervan – a very well thought through DIY Sharan camper conversion

Pick of the month: The Shampervan – a very well thought through DIY Sharan camper conversion

This month I have stumbled upon a real gem for DIY microcamper enthusiasts. It’s a Sharan thoughtfully converted into a very comfortable microcamper for one with many awesome features and ideas. Although this Sharan camper doesn’t fit our general criteria of reversibility (i.e. you can remove the camping gear and have a standard car again),…

Car / SUV tents for car camping: why, where and top picks
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Car / SUV tents for car camping: why, where and top picks

All the info you want (or didn’t know you need) about car tents (SUV tents, tailgate tents, rooftop tents or hatchback tents and awnings). This will help you decide whether you need one, what to look out for and what type is best for your needs. Plus some of my top picks to save you…

Microcamper pick of the month – DIY camping boxes under 100€ and make your own 270º awning

Microcamper pick of the month – DIY camping boxes under 100€ and make your own 270º awning

This month we’ll not focus specifically on a type of car, but on DIY – easy ways to turn your car into a microcamper. First two videos will show you how to make a camping bed cheaply, third video is for those who want to sit in front (or at the side) of the car…

Skoda Roomster camper review – is it a good car for car camping?
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Skoda Roomster camper review – is it a good car for car camping?

This is the definitive Skoda Roomster car camping review, camping information, dimensions and gallery. Continue reading if you want to know: Skoda Roomster’s size & measurements for car camping Its comfort & driving rating Can you sleep in a Skoda Roomster? And more importantly – how easy it is to sleep in them? How does the…

Car camping pick of the month – Citroen Berlingo Camper DIY conversions

Car camping pick of the month – Citroen Berlingo Camper DIY conversions

Although it’s not the most comfortable car to drive, it makes up for it with its suitability for camping conversions – a Berlingo Camper might be just what you are looking for – especially if you plan a DIY conversion. It’s a cheaper and lower quality build, but that also means you don’t mind going…