Why Are Caravan Holidays Considered to be for Poor People?

If you’ve come to this site it’s likely that just like the team here at Caravan Helper, you love caravans or at least have a growing interest in them. One thing that often puts off people from going on a holiday in a caravan, whether it’s a static one on a site or a rental … Read more

Caravan Jockey Wheel Replacement

caravan wheel jockey replacement

There’s a lot of things to learn about if you are completely new to caravanning, and we hope we have covered a lot of the most essential things here at Caravan Helper. However, one thing we haven’t covered yet that we think is right up there with the most important things related to caravanning and … Read more

Micro Camper Vans

As well as standard caravans, many people also like to try alternative methods of homes on the road. Therefore, in recent years, the micro camper van has become a subject of much discussion in the caravanning community. Known as the van which you can practically take anywhere, the best micro camper combines the most significant … Read more

Caravan Vs Motorhome: The Ultimate Guide

caravan vs motorhome

Whether you are a free spirit wanting to roam this fair country or you just want reasonably priced holidays for you and the kids, deciding on a caravan vs motorhome is something to really think about. Here we take a look at some of the pros and cons of both and see if we can … Read more

Tiny House Vs Caravan: Which Is Better?

Alternative living spaces have become very popular over the last decade or more. Partly motivated by the need to find more affordable housing, and partly driven by a need to be free from the burdens of owning or renting a conventional property, two of the most popular choices are tiny homes and caravans. You may … Read more

Public Weighbridge Cost: Check How Much Your Caravan Weighs

If you have been considering purchasing a motorhome or already own one, you may have come across posts and forum discussions mentioning public weighbridges. If you are still relatively new to touring vehicles and the caravan and motorhome lifestyle, you may wonder what a weighbridge is and why you would want to use one. At … Read more

Clutch Claw For Motorhomes

Given how big an investment caravans and motorhomes and indeed all other forms of touring vehicles are, it makes perfect sense to want to take all the security measures you can. Even if you lock up your motorhome or towing vehicle properly and have a sophisticated alarm system and all the bells and whistles that … Read more

Are Passengers Allowed to Ride in a Caravan?

Ever wondered why no-one else has thought about sitting some passengers in the caravan so they can have an extra bit of comfort on those long journeys? No? Neither have we. Believe it or not, there is a lot of people out there who are asking the very question posed in the title of this … Read more

Are Caravan Covers Worth It?

Given how big of an investment a caravan constitutes, no-one is really going to argue the fact that you need to take good care of your tourer. Even if you do not intend on reselling it and just want to get as many years’ worth of use out of it as possible, that is only … Read more

Caravan or Tent?

Are you interested in taking the family on the road and enjoying more adventurous holidays where there does not need to be a fixed destination? There are many options open to you if you are looking to invest in a home away from home that you can take anywhere. Given how popular each is, you … Read more