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Exploring the Mountains of British Columbia: A Motorhome Holiday Guide

March 7, 2024 | Read time: 7m 53s

Nestled within the vast wilderness of Canada's British Columbia are over 100 individual mountain ranges, each with its unique charm and breathtaking views.

Discovering New Zealand's Majestic Mountain Ranges

February 1, 2024 | Read time: 7m 18s

Motorhome travel in New Zealand isn't just about the destination; it's about the journey. The flexibility to chart your own course, the convenience of home comforts, and the unparalleled access to remote vistas make motorhomes an ideal choice. Whether waking up to the sight of snow-capped peaks or enjoying a cup of tea amidst rolling hills, a motorhome brings these experiences to your doorstep.

Exploring Canada's majestic lakes- A motorhome holiday guide

December 22, 2023 | Read time: 4m 31s

Canada, a land of wild wilderness and cosmopolitan chart, is perfect for the UK motorhome holidaymaker. This vast nation promises unmatched experiences available on our Canadian motorhome holidays. In this guide, we'll explore the allure of Canadian lakes and how you can discover their beauty on a motorhome journey.

Fiordland National Park: An alluring wilderness in New Zealand's remote south west

December 21, 2023 | Read time: 4m 38s

The captivating and remote Fiordland National Park lies in the crevices and valleys of New Zealand's mountainous South Island. This colossal 1.2 million-hectare wilderness is sculpted from ice and rain, carved by ancient glaciers and saturated by copious rainfall that feeds its lush rainforests and glacial lakes.

Exploring America's Wilderness - Top National Parks to Visit on a Motorhome Adventure Part 2

November 30, 2023 | Read time: 6m 48s

Join us as we continue our journey through the rugged wonders of America's national parks, where nature takes centre stage. Capitol Reef National Park reveals its timeless geological spectacle, a testament to Earth's artistry. Arches National Park invites you to wander through a surreal landscape adorned with gravity-defying arches. Meanwhile, Dead Horse State Park captivates with its dramatic vistas, offering a glimpse into the forces that shaped this cinematic terrain. Discover the allure of these natural masterpieces, where each park unfolds a unique chapter of awe-inspiring beauty.

Exploring America's Wilderness - Top National Parks to Visit on a Motorhome Adventure Part 1

November 9, 2023 | Read time: 6m 53s

Embarking on a motorhome journey across the diverse landscapes of the USA promises an incredible adventure. The flexibility of a motorhome allows you to explore at your own pace, embracing the freedom of the open road while having the comforts of home at your disposal. Among the destinations that stand out are America's National Parks, each showcasing a unique facet of the country's vast natural beauty, each preserving some of the country's most awe-inspiring natural treasures.

Guest Post: Two Club Members, One Motorhome in Canada, and Many Memories

October 23, 2023 | Read time: 5m 21s

"I'd like to go to Canada." These words were uttered to me by my wife after looking at the Worldwide Caravan and Motorhome Holidays website.

Discovering Australia's Majestic Kings Canyon: A Motorhome Adventure

August 18, 2023 | Read time: 5m 18s

Setting forth on a voyage to the very heart of Australia is an adventure that bids farewell to the familiar, enveloping you in a realm where breathtaking natural splendour commands the spotlight.

Guest Post: Our Australian Journey by Rail & Road

July 26, 2023 | Read time: 6m 22s

In May of this year, my husband, Hans and I left our home in Lancashire to begin a five-week trip to Australia which included Darwin in the Northern Territory before travelling by Ghan train through the Outback to Adelaide in the south before flying to Tasmania.

Exploring Canada's Rocky Mountains by Motorhome: 5 Unmissable Highlights

June 28, 2023 | Read time: 5m 0s

The iconic Rockies extend over 4,800 kilometres, stretching from New Mexico in the USA to the north of British Columbia in Canada. If you're searching for the motorhome holiday of a lifetime, you can't beat a Rockies road trip.

Chasing the Aurora Borealis - An Out of this World Motorhome Adventure in Canada

June 14, 2023 | Read time: 5m 0s

There's something magical about the Northern Lights, or Aurora Borealis. This natural light display has captivated observers for centuries with its ethereal hues dancing across the night sky. And what better way to experience this celestial spectacle than across vast, beautiful landscapes on a Canadian motorhome holiday?

Safari and Sunsets: A Motorhome Adventure in South Africa's Kruger National Park

June 7, 2023 | Read time: 4m 53s

With ever-changing landscapes, an astounding array of wildlife and evidence of human history from the very dawn of civilisation, it's no wonder Kruger National Park is one of Southern Africa's most-loved reserves. With over 130 mammal species, 500 bird species and abundant plant life, it's a dream come true for nature and wildlife enthusiasts.

Spotlight on: Melbourne

May 18, 2023 | Read time: 3m 56s

Welcome to the vibrant city of Melbourne, Australia's cultural capital. Nestled on the southeastern coast, Melbourne offers a perfect blend of stunning architecture, a thriving arts scene, delicious cuisine, and a buzzing nightlife. Whether you're a history buff, a nature lover, or a food enthusiast, Melbourne has something for everyone. So come with me as I take you on a journey through some of the best things to do in Melbourne, showcasing the city's unique charm and diverse attractions.

Exploring South Africa's Wine Country by Motorhome

April 26, 2023 | Read time: 4m 44s

South Africa is home to a flourishing wine industry, boasting a rich history and a diverse range of exceptional wines. With stunning landscapes, picturesque vineyards, and world-class wineries, South Africa's wine country is an unforgettable destination to explore by motorhome.

Spotlight on: Hobart

April 24, 2023 | Read time: 5m 2s

In March, whilst visiting family in Melbourne, I visited Hobart, capital of Tasmania. I've travelled around much of Victoria, the Red Centre, and part of New South Wales, including Sydney, but Hobart was so strikingly unique. Its centre is largely historical compared to those of Melbourne and Sydney. Its waterfront is lined with old maritime warehouses, harking back to its colonial and whaling past, and there are few tall buildings. It just felt like a different pace of life.

Explore Canada's Stunning Coast by Motorhome

March 29, 2023 | Read time: 3m 38s

Canada is home to the world's longest coastline, stretching over 150,000 miles along the Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic oceans. With a vast and diverse landscape featuring rugged cliffs, sandy beaches, and rocky shores, the coast is home to a wide variety of wildlife, including whales, seals, and polar bears.

New Zealand's Hidden Gems: Off-the-Beaten-Track Motorhome Destinations

February 17, 2023 | Read time: 9m 32s

Some of the best memories are made when we venture away from the norm and seek out the unusual. New Zealand is full of opportunities to really stretch your legs, with trails, cycle rides even white water rafting.

Whale-Watching off the Coast of South Africa

February 9, 2023 | Read time: 3m 44s

One of the most unforgettable wildlife adventures to experience is whale watching. South Africa is a prime destination for whale watching, and the reason is simple - it's an absolute whale and dolphin haven!

Canada's Wilderness Retreats- Motorhome Destinations for Nature Lovers

January 25, 2023 | Read time: 5m 26s

One of the main benefits of exploring Canada's vast wilderness on a Canadian motorhome holiday is the flexibility to travel and stay in and around remote areas of the country.

Exploring New Zealand's Bays

January 19, 2023 | Read time: 4m 28s

Surrounded by some 15,000 kilometres of coastline, New Zealand boasts some of the best bays and beaches in the world, each with their own unique characteristics. Here we look at some popular ones you can enjoy while on one of our New Zealand motorhome holidays.

Exploring Canada by RV - Tips You Need to Know

December 13, 2022 | Read time: 5m 24s

Millions of tourists flock to Canada each year mainly because of the allure of its beautiful natural outdoors, including dozens of secluded rugged mountains, forests, lakes, rivers, and glaciers.

Desert Dreaming in Joshua Tree National Park: Six Unmissable Activities

October 26, 2022 | Read time: 5m 29s

If you love the sound of desert adventures, Joshua Tree National Park is your destination. The 794,000-acre site is based at the meeting place of two grand deserts: the high and cool Mojave and the low, dry Colorado desert.

Moss Landing California: A Nature Lover's Paradise

September 29, 2022 | Read time: 4m 50s

Around 100 miles south of San Francisco, mid-way along the stunning Monterey Bay – Moss Landing is a true undiscovered gem. It's found at the mouth of the Elkhorn Slough estuary and allows visitors to explore one of the most unique ecosystems on earth.

Its Mediterranean climate makes it a haven for wildlife and a hotspot for motorhome holidaymakers in California. If you're planning a trip to the area, here are our picks of the best activities and must-see sights of this small working town and its natural wonders.

Discover Yosemite National Park: Your Must-See Visitor's Guide

September 15, 2022 | Read time: 7m 25s

As the jaw-dropping jewel of America's national parks, Yosemite is famed worldwide. Inspiring generations of artists, writers and travellers, it's a truly unforgettable experience offering access to some of the world's most diverse and beautiful landscapes, lakes, forests and waterfalls.

Whale Watching from New Zealand's South Island

June 21, 2022 | Read time: 5m 1s

There's nothing like that unparalleled rush of excitement when spotting a vast, graceful marine body breaching the ocean's depths. Quite simply, whale watching is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for many holidaymakers. It's something once experienced, never forgotten.

6 Tips for Travelling Australia by Motorhome or Caravan

June 13, 2022 | Read time: 7m 42s

There's no doubt about it; Australia is an awesome place to visit. There are few places in the world where you can experience breathtaking mountainous scenery, diverse and exciting wildlife, beautiful sunshine and stunning beaches whilst enjoying the laid-back Australian culture. It is one of those once-in-a-lifetime places to visit, creating memories that will last forever.

Top 3 Canada Road Trip Adventures

May 13, 2022 | Read time: 7m 34s

Planning your holiday in Canada is an exciting time. Deciding where to go and where you will be staying is just the start, and it can be a little tricky to narrow it down - there are just so many great options! But don't panic; there's a way you can see just as much and have a great adventure - opt for a motorhome road trip.

Hit the Road: Southern Africa

May 5, 2022 | Read time: 4m 6s

Southern Africa is made up of extraordinary countries and extraordinary landscapes. With dense jungles, open plains, white sandy beaches and towering peaks, the wildlife is extraordinary too. The Big Five (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino) are on everyone’s bucket list. Venture on a South Africa motorhome holiday and explore the greatest nature show on Earth.

Hit the Road: USA

March 24, 2022 | Read time: 4m 34s

From towering redwoods, breath-taking canyons, iconic routes and dazzling cities – there are few places that can deliver the variety and excitement that a US trip holds. The USA is a tourer’s dream destination; the wide open roads comfortably carry you to some of the most extraordinary great-outdoors you can imagine. With National Parks to die for, blissful beaches to unwind on and thrilling cities to excite the senses, nowhere offers quite the same mix of sublime and ridiculous experiences.

We've chosen some of our favourite drives and the holidays which feature them, so you can experience them yourself.

Hit the Road: Canada

March 1, 2022 | Read time: 6m 36s

Canada is a treasure house of natural beauty and cosmopolitan sophistication. This nation of vast proportions exudes the irresistible allure of a magnificent land with a deep cultural history and unsurpassed, primordial splendour. Dynamic urban centres contrast pristine landscapes and are home to diverse cultures of aboriginal, European and Asian decent, creating a welcoming nation of truly global citizens.

We've chosen some of our favourite drives and the holidays which feature them, so you can experience them yourself.

Hit the Road: New Zealand

February 9, 2022 | Read time: 5m 56s

Driving a motorhome in New Zealand is a dream. With wide open roads, little traffic, few large towns and a friendly English speaking population navigation is straightforward. You’ll be quickly at home here and enjoying every second of your New Zealand adventure.

We've picked two of our favourite drives and the holidays on which you can experience them yourself!

5 Best Routes for Self Drive Holidays in New Zealand

December 22, 2021 | Read time: 8m 42s

There is so much to see and do in New Zealand that a self-drive holiday is a perfect option to ensure you see as much as you can. New Zealand is a magnificent country full of fantastic scenery and landscapes that are truly out of this world - you won't want to miss a single bit of it.

5 Best Road Trips in America

November 12, 2021 | Read time: 7m 29s

America has always been a favourite destination for a road trip. There is just something about America that makes it one of the most appealing road trip destinations. Maybe it's the sheer amount of different places you can go and all of the different types of people to meet. Not to mention the famous destinations and iconic landmarks to see! The wide and open roads, the vast and endless, ever-changing and always amazing landscapes.

Adelaide to Darwin in a Motorhome: The Most Desirable Stops

October 28, 2021 | Read time: 5m 48s

For the adventurous, it is difficult to beat life on the open road in Australia. From coast to coast, Australia is a vast island of long open roads and full of the potential for adventure and excitement.

How Long to Spend in Melbourne When Road Tripping in Australia

August 19, 2021 | Read time: 4m 24s

Melbourne is considered one of the best places to live in the world. If you holiday in Australia, Melbourne is undoubtedly a must-see place, and it is easy to see why. The vibrant culture, rich heritage, and fantastic opportunities are excellent reasons for anyone to visit this amazing city.

A Guide to UNESCO sites

July 14, 2021 | Read time: 35m 54s

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation or UNESCO as its more commonly known, is an agency that forms part of the United Nations with the aim of promoting buildings, complexes, manmade and natural environments and other destinations of educational, scientific, cultural and historical importance.

Road Tripping: Australia's East Coast

June 24, 2021 | Read time: 7m 22s

One of the more popular places to take a holiday is the Australian East coast. The white sandy beaches, blue skies and azure seas are the highlight of any holiday, and the Australian East coast has plenty of this to offer. Add to this the beautiful weather, fantastic scenery and a host of attractions you won't want to miss, and you have the makings of a holiday that you won't ever forget.

Canadian Rockies Road Trip: 7 Must-Visit Places

June 3, 2021 | Read time: 6m 50s

There is one place that is a must to visit at least once in your lifetime, and that's the Rocky Mountains. These magnificent peaks, valleys and glaciers are breathtaking. While there, why not partake in the local culture, sports and activities, to make your trip that little bit extra special.

5 Things To See In Canada In A Motorhome

April 14, 2021 | Read time: 6m 49s

Canada is a vast and exciting country. The sublime scenery and magnificent landscape is reason enough to want to visit this beautiful country. But, there is more to Canada than mountains and scenery.

The Best Time to Visit Canada for a Motorhome Road Trip

March 24, 2021 | Read time: 6m 36s

Canada is such a sublimely beautiful country, full of wondrous sights, interesting places and welcoming people. Whether you dream of heading to the Rocky Mountains for the views and long hikes through the mountainscapes or want to visit the great lakes and stunning national parks, Canada has something for everyone.

New Zealand: Island Hopping by Motorhome

March 19, 2021 | Read time: 6m 38s

Visitors to New Zealand are in for a real treat. There are few places in the world where you can enjoy such a sublime experience. Sub-tropical beaches, unique wildlife and majestic mountains provide the backdrop to lush green scenery as you travel by motorhome on your journey throughout New Zealand.

New Zealand Mountains by Motorhome: Epic Journeys from Peak to Peak

March 5, 2021 | Read time: 7m 57s

New Zealand might be a relatively small place when compared to other countries, but when you visit, you will find that every day there is a new sight to behold or a new adventure to experience.

The Best Stops for a New Zealand North Island Motorhome Trip

February 18, 2021 | Read time: 7m 24s

New Zealand is the ultimate destination for a holiday of a lifetime. It is neatly divided into two islands, both equally beautiful but for different reasons. For mountains and sublime landscapes, then travelling to the South Island might be for you. However, if you are interested in stunning beaches, interesting geothermal activity and curious places to visit, then a trip to the North Island is just what is needed.

Three New Zealand Road Trips You Won't Want to Miss

January 14, 2021 | Read time: 7m 47s

New Zealand is one of those holiday destinations that people dream of. It is for good reason that a trip to New Zealand is considered a holiday of a lifetime. A New Zealand road trip is full of sublime scenery, diverse nature, fantastic people and culture. This all adds up to make a holiday you will never forget.

Unique and Unforgettable Holidays - Find the Unique and Obscure in New Zealand

December 16, 2020 | Read time: 8m 50s

For the ultimate holiday of a lifetime experience, few places are quite as impressive as New Zealand. This is a country that truly has it all. No matter where you go, there are amazing sights and awesome things to experience.

Unique and Unforgettable Holidays - An Extraordinary Experience in South Africa

November 4, 2020 | Read time: 8m 1s

Are you looking for a holiday with a difference? Southern Africa is a unique holiday destination that you won't forget in a hurry!

8D Escapes: Find your moment

October 28, 2020 | Read time: 2m 51s

Whilst we can't journey down under right now, we can embark on an immersive experience from the comfort of our homes with Tourism Australia

Unique and Unforgettable Holidays - Create a Canadian Holiday of a Lifetime with Unique Experiences

October 22, 2020 | Read time: 6m 36s

Canada is home to the most sublime natural wonders, impressive landscapes and friendly and diverse culture. It's no wonder that Canada has become a dream destination for a holiday of a lifetime.

Discover Australia By Motorhome

June 29, 2020 | Read time: 4m 52s

Australia is a dream destination for many tourists and holidaymakers. The country's diverse culture, subtropical climates, warm coastlines, majestic mountain ranges, and long sandy beaches are enough to excite anyone. Still, Australia has so much more to offer on top of this.

Must See Places In New Zealand Part 2

June 17, 2020 | Read time: 5m 20s

New Zealand is a dream destination for many people and for good reason. This fantastic destination is full of character, culture and history and also has such a diverse range of things to see and places to go, not to mention the setting in a stunning and majestic landscape. There are few places on earth to rival New Zealand as a once in a lifetime holiday experience.

The Best Private Game Reserves and National Parks in South Africa

April 28, 2020 | Read time: 4m 15s

Setting off on a self-drive holiday around South Africa will surely be a holiday of a lifetime. Here at Alan Rogers, we've compiled the best places to go on our motorhome tours, and in this post, we explore the game and nature reserves you can expect to see depending on which South Africa tour you book.

Must See Places In New Zealand

April 8, 2020 | Read time: 10m 15s

New Zealand is one of those places that many people dream of visiting at least once in their lifetime and we can understand why.

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