Camper Bug Blog

Little explored Roman ruins that deserve your time!  January 14th, 2019

    Under the guidance of Emperor Claudius, the Roman invasion of Britain began unfolding in the year 43 AD however Caesar had already stepped on British shores in 55 and 54 BC – to the complete satisfaction of the adoring Roman public. Emperor Claudius recommenced Caesar’s subjection campaigns, and soon the Romans had gained [...]

 

Take in the best views at Snowdonia National Park  January 8th, 2019

    As the largest national park in Wales, Snowdonia National Park contains a plethora of stunning views, coastlines, wetland, beaches and some of the highest peaks in Wales. If you’ve been tempted to visit, we’ll furnish all the wonderful reasons why you must take your next motorhome or campervan hire holiday among the jagged [...]

 

Our top five picks for Celtic culture and history!  January 2nd, 2019

  The Celtic tribes originated from central Europe and shared a common language, religious beliefs, traditions and culture. Celtic culture is said to trace as far back as 1200 B.C, and the first documented Celtic tribes were referred to as “Galli” or barbarians by the Roman Empire of the 6th or 7th century. The Celtics [...]

 

Make time to drop by the UK’s five best UNESCO World Heritage sites.  December 12th, 2018

  The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization or UNESCO lists and legally protect locations and landmarks that present cultural, historical, scientific and other importance to humankind and has been doing so for over 30 years. Currently, the organisation has marked a total of 1,073 sites across the globe and 31 of the protected [...]

 

Take the scenic route to the Highlands!  November 26th, 2018

  Ditch the bustling cities for a refreshing route dishing out captivating scenery, stunning coastline and charming villages. Take a van ride to one or more of the locations listed below, stop by the regions historical sites, and you’ll understand why nothing quite beats a scenic ride through the gorgeous landscapes of the UK! Need [...]

 

Swap a campsite for a cave at Lake District!  November 21st, 2018

  If you’re on the lookout for penthouse views over northern Lake District, we’ve got just the place! Trade an overnight campsite stayover in favour of the captivating “Priest’s Hole! The cave is neither dark nor foreboding, and a shallow overhang maintains effective protection from the elements. The cave contains a wide mouth which keeps [...]

 

Embark on the King Arthur Trail  November 12th, 2018

  Legendary British ruler King Arthur is credited with leading armies against the Saxon invaders during the 5th and 6th century. While historians debate the very existence of the king, numerous Arthurian hotspots dot the UK and even inspired Guy Ritchie’s 2017 film King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. Irrespective of the films poor reception [...]

 

Following the footsteps of Britain’s master wordsmiths  October 25th, 2018

  The United Kingdom continues to bring forth authors of wit, humour and undeniable capability. Gripping tales of fearless wizards, shrewd detectives, haughty landed gentry, disadvantaged governesses and ‘Great Expectations’ are just a minor quantity of well-narrated tales that maintain a loving hold over readers of all ages and walks of life. Pay homage to [...]

 

Camperbug answers pressing motorhome rental questions  October 8th, 2018

Here are ten motorhome questions by motorhome owners who’d like to know about renting and using a motorhome in the UK. Take a read!     1.    I haven’t driven a motorhome before, but I’m excited to rent one. How do beginners go about it? Camperbug.com advises beginners to search for a motorhome club in [...]

 

A road trip that captures the best of Scotland  October 1st, 2018

Scotland is just about bursting with many exciting cities, landscapes, history and music. This road trip focuses primarily on Scotlands beauty, and we’ll show you how to discover the most striking and well-known locations spread out over Scotland’s heavenly landscape!   Day 1 and 2 Glasgow     Boasting of a fantastic live music scene, [...]