Caravan Living Archives - Page 2 of 2 - Travelling K
June 6, 2017

Top 5 Teardrop Campers – tiny, towable & fun

The teardrop camper keeps catching my eye lately. I think of them as the perfect option for short holidays – very similar to a campervan, but without the […]
May 23, 2017

Freedom Camping Concerns in New Zealand

There has been a lot of talk lately about freedom camping in the New Zealand media. Locals are unhappy about overly crowded areas, people leaving rubbish behind […]
May 1, 2017

Quiz: Is you dream home a tiny house, boat, caravan, motorhome, van or house?

Ever wondered if you could live in a tiny house or van? By taking this quiz, learn what your dream home would be. Note: To see your […]
April 11, 2017

Solar Panel Installed on Caravan

I now have a solar panel on the roof of my caravan! This means I can stay off-grid in beautiful spots of New Zealand. One step closer […]
April 4, 2017

Getting the caravan ready for off-grid living

I haven’t properly freedom camped or lived off-grid yet! Well, except for Karamea, when I got stuck in the mud. This is partly because I didn’t have the self-containment […]
March 21, 2017

Exploring the Covi Motorhome, Caravan & Outdoor Supershow

Last weekend I went to the Covi Motorhome, Caravan & Outdoor Supershow at the ASB Showground, Greenlane, Auckland. Quite a mouthful! I’d gone the previous year […]
March 14, 2017

Caravan moving to Auckland & battery problems

What a weekend. I’m exhausted. I stayed in a dark caravan last night. Last 2 months I’ve been floating back and forth from Auckland to the family home. Working the odd […]
February 21, 2017

How much does living in a caravan cost?

The answer? More than I expected. I bought the caravan in October 2016 and went on a 3 month road trip around New Zealand. I powered through […]
January 17, 2017

Caravan dramas

I’ve owned my caravan for over 2 months now and have had more ‘dramas’ than I realised. It’s been a steep learning curve and an action packed […]
December 20, 2016

Reversing with a caravan

When I was thinking about buying a caravan, one of the aspects I was nervous about was reversing with the caravan. At the time, my car didn't […]
November 30, 2016

Starting the day in a Caravan

Are you curious to know how different living in a caravan is to a house? This video follows my morning routine and I mention the quirks. I […]
November 10, 2016

Caravan’s 1st impressions

I’ve been living in my caravan for a couple of weeks now. Are you curious about how I find it? As I’m writing, I am looking […]
October 31, 2016

Setting up my caravan for the 1st time

Now that I've bought a caravan to live in permanently, I need to learn how to set it up! Learning the basics Derryl the caravan dealer […]
October 27, 2016

Hunt for the Caravan – South Island Search

I found it! I found my perfect caravan. It was only a short step off the ferry before I spotted it late one afternoon. The start After […]
October 24, 2016

Hunt for the Caravan – North Island Roadtrip

I started! I packed my car and left Auckland on my hunt to find the perfect caravan. This video shows of my adventure through the North Island […]
September 28, 2016

New car & road trip plan

I've bought a car! Ready to hitch a caravan to the tow bar... as soon as I find one. The car is a beast compared to my […]
August 16, 2016

What I’m up to – my 1st Karavan Vlog!

I'm trying something different today with a vlog about what I'm currently up to! Feeling a little silly... does anyone like their recorded voice? I've quit my […]
June 14, 2016

Random facts I’ve learnt about Caravans

My head is full of new caravan facts. I visited a friendly caravan dealer and went to a RV store to look at all the accessories. Exciting […]
April 26, 2016

What did the caravans for sale look like?

Today I took the next step to buying a caravan – I went to a caravan retailer and looked inside! First impressions are that I need to increase my […]
April 11, 2016

Would you live full-time in a caravan?

I’ve come to the conclusion that I want to live full-time in a caravan. Do you agree with my reasons below? Would you take the dive? Q: […]