Practical Tips Archives - Travelling K
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 […]
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 […]
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 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 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 […]
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 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 […]
July 3, 2017

Entertainment on the road

There is plenty to see and do while travelling around New Zealand during the daytime, but it can get a little lonely in the evenings. Luckily […]
June 20, 2017

How to make caravan curtains

After living in the caravan for a few months I’ve decided there is too much beige. I have beige curtains and seating, plus plenty of fake […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]