Pros and cons of car tents – when to buy one and which type
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Pros and cons of car tents – when to buy one and which type

If you are thinking about taking your everyday car for a camping trip and sleeping in it, there are more ways to do it. This post is about one of the most comfortable ways of camping in any car – a car tent, whether a roof tent, a hatch/tailgate tent or any bigger tent you…

Good car tents at a low price? Decathlon – top 3 tents reviewed
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Good car tents at a low price? Decathlon – top 3 tents reviewed

You are probably already familiar with the everyday car camper’s top car tent choice – Decathlon’s Arpenaz Base M tent – at around 120 GBP, it’s the cheapest car tent you can find. By a huge margin – any other car tent you are likely to find is either a few hundred GBP above this…

Portable exercise equipment for camping – 7 lightweight ways to stay fit on the road

Portable exercise equipment for camping – 7 lightweight ways to stay fit on the road

Going camping is a form of exercise by itself already – you will move more than in a regular office job. Then there are all the activities that go along with camping – packing, unpacking, trekking, running, swimming, canoeing, paddleboarding or kayaking. But what if you want to stay active on the road, whilst camping…

Arpenaz Base M Review (+ video) – a great budget car/tailgate tent
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Arpenaz Base M Review (+ video) – a great budget car/tailgate tent

I’ve tested the Arpenaz Base M tailgate 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…

Car & tailgate tents for car camping: why, where and top picks
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Car & tailgate 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…

DIY microcamper conversion Feb 2021: Volvo V70
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DIY microcamper conversion Feb 2021: Volvo V70

“…and we’re ready to rock’n roll” in the words of the author of this DIY car camping Volvo V70 conversion into a microcamper. Volvo V70 is not a bad candidate for car camping – it’s somewhere in the middle on our 30+ best cars for camping list. It offers a pretty long trunk for an…

Car camping essentials – gear and tips (printable checklist)

Car camping essentials – gear and tips (printable checklist)

This is a post for people new to car camping, who would like to know what camping gear and car equipment to bring, how to pack. A car camping essentials printable checklist included. We’ll cover: what is car camping in short best cars for car camping car camping bed/mattress alternatives (and why) car camping essential…

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Well... this is the end! But not to worry, more coming soon ;)