Caravan Living Archives - Travelling K
July 6, 2018

Interview with David and his Weinsberg 450 fu Caravan

David is one of my subscribers who recently bought his first caravan in New Zealand. I think it’s always interesting to hear how people find that […]
May 22, 2018

How do I afford this caravan lifestyle?

This is a question I get asked or accused of occasionally. How do I afford to travel around in a caravan? The biggest concern with starting […]
May 15, 2018

Caravan Coupling Broke & Wheel Arch Pieces Found

A few things have gone wrong with the caravan all at once. The tyre went flat and did some damage, then lots of little things broke […]
May 8, 2018

Paraparaumu Campground With Ensuite & Freedom Camping

I’ve found the most decadent campground. You get your own ensuite in a little cabin – I’m in heaven. Plus, after all the tyre drama, I […]
April 24, 2018

Flat caravan tyre while driving

This has been something I’ve dreaded happening – getting a flat tyre while driving and needing to pull over to the side of the road. It […]
April 17, 2018

Cleaning the Inside of a Caravan

Cleaning a caravan is quickly done. It’s a small space and there’s no room for many material possessions and clutter. But because it’s so small, the […]
April 10, 2018

Unboxing Caravan Toilet Cassette & Mould Found

Tough subject matter today – leaking toilet cassettes and mould growing along a windowsill. I’ve learnt that there are ALWAYS things breaking or needing maintenance in […]
March 27, 2018

Covi Caravan, Motorhome & Outdoor Supershow 2018

There are only two caravan and motorhome shows in New Zealand and the Covi Supershow is the only one in Auckland. I flew up for the […]
February 27, 2018

Caravan Fridge Errors & New Batteries

It’s been a hot summer in New Zealand this year and I’ve learnt it’s challenging living in a UK caravan in this heat. My fridge has […]
February 20, 2018

Cooking Meals in a Caravan Kitchen

I’ve been asked by friends what it’s like cooking meals in the caravan. I thought it was time to show what it’s really like. I don’t […]
February 13, 2018

Cost of living in a Caravan / RV

My big question before starting the mobile lifestyle was how much living permanently in my caravan was going to cost me in New Zealand. Would it […]
February 6, 2018

Guests & dog staying in caravan

My caravan is a 4-berth caravan, which means it’s set up to house four people. The most I’ve had so far was one other person and […]
January 30, 2018

Essential accessories for your caravan or mobile home

Are you getting close to buying your dream mobile home and starting to think about what you’ll need in it? In this post, I talk about […]
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 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 […]