Camper Bug Blog

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 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 proved [...]

 

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 [...]

 

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! Our road trip focuses primarily on Scotlands appeal, and we’ll show you how to discover the most beautiful, well-known locations spread out over Alba’s heavenly landscape!   Day 1 and 2 Glasgow     Boasting of a fantastic live music scene, Glasgow [...]

 

See Britain like never before with an eye-opening road trip!  September 25th, 2018

  You needn’t shout it for the rooftop! We’re all aware of the historic wealth, and natural beauties held within cosmopolitan Great Britain but are we conscious of the best way to savour her stunning features? If the answer is a resounding no, a shaky maybe or a confident, resounding yes, we’ve got a road [...]

 

Steer your home on wheel towards these 07 stunning locations in Wales!  September 17th, 2018

  Wales is home to the mythical King Arthur, musical greats like Tom Jones and the Manic Street Preachers plus world-class culinary delights like Welsh lamb and award-winning cheese. You’ll love the diverse landscape, unique culture, rich history and sunny locals. Here’s a list of great locations you shouldn’t miss – especially if you’re touring [...]

 

6 reasons you should visit Scotland  September 10th, 2018

  Scotland is a land of diversity, home to rich history, historic building, beautiful open spaces, thriving wildlife and an inimitable atmosphere. Yes, we’re aware that you don’t really need persuading but here are 06 great reasons to visit Scotland in your campervan or motorhome hire!   1. Highlands, baby!     The Scottish Highlands [...]

 

10 hikes that’ll rock your world!  September 4th, 2018

Some locations can only be relished via a fulfilling hike while others are easily accessible by vehicle but don’t offer the stunning vistas of a walk. Sate your hiking cravings with these fantastic locations! Make a trip of it in your motorhome or campervan hire!   10. Blencathra     The stunning mountain of Blencathra [...]