VW Multivan vs Sharan: Which is better for a car camping conversion?
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VW Multivan vs Sharan: Which is better for a car camping conversion?

This post will help you find out which car is better for camping – a Multivan vs Sharan? We are going to focus on their pros and cons related to camping (i.e. size, storage, convertibility into a bed), hence we’ll pay less attention to engine, speed or driving experience comparisons. Aren’t they a different class…

Pick of the month August: The best DIY camping conversion plan ever? Camping box + tent + mozzie nets…
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Pick of the month August: The best DIY camping conversion plan ever? Camping box + tent + mozzie nets…

There’s a tasty treat in here for all you DIY enthusiasts out there! I’ve come across the best instruction manual for a DIY camping conversion I’ve seen so far. It’s for Renault Kangoo and Skoda Yeti, but it will only take a few adjustments to fit it into any MPV. If that wasn’t enough, I’ll…

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…

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 –…

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…

DIY camping conversion vs camping box vs micro campers – which one is for you?
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DIY camping conversion vs camping box vs micro campers – which one is for you?

This post will give you the right answers (and questions to ask yourself) to decide which you will enjoy more – converting your car into a car camper, buying a ready-made camping box (car camping conversion kit, boot jump) or buying a micro camper. Read on if you are asking yourself these questions: Is it…

VW Caddy Camper: The best spacious & budget car camping option? Microcamper conversion review
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VW Caddy Camper: The best spacious & budget car camping option? Microcamper conversion review

This is the definitive Volkswagen Caddy Maxi Life car camping review. Caddy camper information, dimensions and gallery. All you need to know if you are looking for a good small camper van solution. Continue reading if you want to know: Can you sleep in a VW Caddy? VW Caddy’s size & measurements for car camping Its…

Sharan Camper: Car camping in VW Sharan – microcamper conversion review
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Sharan Camper: Car camping in VW Sharan – microcamper conversion review

This is the definitive Volkswagen Sharan – 5 / 7 seater car camping review for 2021. Continue reading if you want to know: VW Sharan’s size & measurements for car camping It’s comfort & driving rating What are the common criticisms of VW Sharan How VW Sharan compares to other car camping / microcamper cars – our…

Best DIY small cars to campers conversion videos – Microcamper: Dec 2020
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Best DIY small cars to campers conversion videos – Microcamper: Dec 2020

It always amazes me how creative folks who like car camping are – so many ways one can turn a standard car into a camper and sleep in it! Here are some of the best conversions in my opinion, that fit our simple car camping criteria. Turn your Van/Bus into a Camper featuring VW Touran…

Car camping mattress or is there a better alternative?
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Car camping mattress or is there a better alternative?

We’ve all been there – inflatable mattresses have a very short lifespan. Especially if you carry them around and use them outdoors. Even the indoor inflatable beds don’t last very long. Instead of investing (often) into an inflatable car mattress, how about investing once and turn your car a comfy and durable camper? Here’s what…

Analysis & rating of 30+ cars best for a car camping conversion
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Analysis & rating of 30+ cars best for a car camping conversion

This is my database of the best everyday cars for sleeping in and/or for a camping conversion – I spent months collecting the data – boot dimensions (see image gallery here), consumption, comfort rating. Then I worked out a weighted rating taking into account these criteria – the result is this table. I’m sure you’ll…

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