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 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 […]
July 25, 2017

Trial and error with off grid living

I’m really trying to stay off grid the majority of the time on this trip around the central north island of New Zealand. I’m still finding […]
June 28, 2017

Interviewed for the NZMCA Motor Caravanner Magazine

I’m very excited to share the news that I was featured in the June/July 2017 NZMCA Motor Caravanner Magazine. I was interviewed over the phone and […]

Who is TravellingK?

I'm Karen, a solo female living and travelling in a caravan around New Zealand! I've been living in a caravan for nearly two years now with no plans to stop.

I share the good and the bad, the tips I've learnt along the way, plus the sights I see. I've also started interview people I meet with a similar lifestyle.

About Me

Latest Videos

Finish Housesitting & Testing Caravan Shower

I finally finish house sitting in Auckland and head back to the caravan. Once back at the caravan, I properly test the shower. It's a successful test and I have 3 theories for what my shower problems have been...

Lilliput Vintage Caravan & DIY Ute Camper

I was lucky to beable to film Robert and Nicola who own a 12 foot Lilliput vintage caravan in New Zealand. The Lilliput caravan is such a cutey! We chat about Roberts caravan experience, the Lilliput caravan club and what they have changed. We also talked about they're new DIY project - a ute with camper on the back - can't wait to see how it turns out!

RV Living While Working in Auckland

When I first bought my caravan I thought it would be easy to live in the caravan and work in Auckland... but it was actually quite difficult. The campgrounds were very expensive or involved a very long drive to work. In this video, I show you where you can stay in a caravan or motorhome in Auckland.

Do I get lonely in the caravan? Do I feel safe as a solo female?

They are two questions I do get asked and today I'm going to attempt to answer them! I've been house-sitting in Auckland, avoiding the rain so the perfect time to sit down for this chat.

Caravanning in a City

In this video, I share my thoughts on living caravanning in a city while working. It really shows what my day to day life is like...

Driving to Auckland & Getting Caravan Battery Checked

I end up reversing 3 times in one day. 3 times! I drive to Auckland, stopping at AA Solar to check my battery set-up. Since upgrading from 95ah to 390ah, I have found the batteries to not be as powerful as I expected...

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