TravellingK, Author at Travelling K
January 14, 2018

Sewing Caravan Sofa Covers

When I first bought my caravan, I felt the sofa fabric was the best I could get in a caravan in my budget. But after living […]
January 9, 2018

A Series of Unfortunate Caravan Accidents

Sometimes you just have one of those days when everything goes wrong… I was moving the caravan from Hawkes Bay to Taupo with the plan of […]
December 12, 2017

Interview: Bus Life with Patsy & Geoff

I met Geoff & Patsy while staying in Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. They have lived in a modified school bus for over 8 years and have […]
November 28, 2017

Freedom Camping in Caravan & Exploring Cape Kidnappers | Hawkes Bay

I recently went on a short trip with the caravan to explore Cape Kidnappers in Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. Cape Kidnappers is known for it's nesting […]
November 21, 2017

Christmas Gift Ideas for Caravan & Motorhome Dwellers

It's that time again. Trying to think of gift ideas for friends and family. I thought I'd make it a little easier to find that gift […]
November 14, 2017

Caravan WoF & Life in an Apple Orchard

In this video, I talk about getting the caravan’s first warrant of fitness, emptying the toilet, and show what it’s like living in an apple orchard. Caravan’s […]
November 7, 2017

Time Taken Packing Up Caravan

When I first started travelling around New Zealand in a caravan, I stayed at a lot of campgrounds. The checkout time was usually 10am. I’d give […]
October 31, 2017

A&P Show | Animals & Original Tiny Houses

Out of curiosity, I went to the A&P Show in Hawkes Bay (New Zealand). It’s a Field Day event where I expected to see plenty of […]
October 24, 2017

Reflect on First Year Caravanning in New Zealand

I’ve had the caravan for one year. One year! For this post and video – I’m reflecting on the past year with the caravan and sharing […]
October 17, 2017

What is vanlife like in Canada?

I recently interviewed Lieselot who is exploring Canada in a van. She is a European who I met (via Skype) while living in New Zealand and […]
October 10, 2017

Moving Locations & Gas Problems

I’m currently staying in one of my favourite camping spots. I’m in the middle of an orchard! The blossoms are on the apple trees and there […]
October 3, 2017

Couple Converting Bus Into Home In Melbourne

I met Melissa and Shane on their visit to New Zealand a few months ago. She’s a kiwi and he’s Irish and they are friends of […]
September 26, 2017

Engine overheating | Coromandel Town to Hahei

This was one of the most stressful drives I’ve done so far – driving from Coromandel Town to Whitianga in New Zealand. My mechanic had wanted to […]
September 19, 2017

Exploring the Coromandel in New Zealand

I arrived in the Coromandel Town and was trapped there for a few days because of the winter weather. After the weather passed, I moved my […]
September 13, 2017

Caravanning Off-Grid in New Zealand Winter

Explore the slightly warmer Coromandel over the New Zealand winter seemed like a good idea. But then it rained, and rained and rained.  I arrived at […]
August 29, 2017

Teardrop Campers made by K-Pod | New Zealand

I visited Geoff’s workshop in Tauranga, New Zealand recently. He makes K-Pod Teardrop Campers and customises them to suit his customers. When I visited, he was […]
August 26, 2017

Removing Caravan Microwave

On a rainy evening I was staring at the microwave, thinking about how little I actually use it. That got me thinking about how much space […]
August 15, 2017

Wairere Falls outside of Matamata

I didn’t know what to expect for the Wairere Falls hike. It was described on the DoC website as the highest waterfall in New Zealand’s North Island and […]
August 8, 2017

Broadband in the caravan with Wireless Nation

This is a sponsored post with my broadband provider. As you might have guessed, I use the internet a lot for uploading videos and publishing my […]
August 1, 2017

Great Campground & Free Activities in Rotorua

Rotorua has been a real surprise. Growing up in New Zealand, I always thought of it as a place to avoid. Too touristy and smelly from […]