Category Archives: Van Life

Tips for driving the North Coast 500 in a campervan or motorhome

There’s a new and popular driving route in Scotland called the NC500, North Coast 500, which some even say is like Scotland’s Route 66.  It’s proven to be a really great destination and it’s perfect for touring with motorhomes and campers. What Scotland’s north coast does have in abundance is beautiful scenery, quiet countryside and […]

Sound deadening a van – part 3 of our camper conversion

Welcome to part three of our camper van conversion diary and the one where we did something I’d never even considered – sound deadening a van!  If you’re the same and have never known it was something to do then read on.  This will be a short post today because as you’ll soon see, sound […]

Campervan conversion part 2 – fitting windows

If you haven’t already seen part one of the campervan conversion series then head here to see how we chose a van and prepped it ready for the interior.  The prep work definitely felt a bit boring, a bit safe and didn’t do too much to change the van from how it was originally looking. […]

Our van conversion story – from old council van to Tonks! Part 1

In my last post I mentioned that we had taken on a new challenge which will bring with it new adventures.  That challenge was to turn a scrappy old council van into something that will take us on trips and be a new home for us.  A van conversion was always something we had considered, […]