Rules for winter tyres in Italy and France

on 5 Mar 2020

Bianca van Steenbergen

As with so many traffic regulations, every country has its own rules concerning the use of winter tyres. If you are going to France or Italy for a wintersports holiday, or will be driving through the mountains on your way to a hotter destination, it’s important to go out on the road fully prepared and with the correct tyres fitted to your car. I’d like to explain to you exactly what you need to know about winter tyres in France and Italy.

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New regulations for winter tyres in Germany

on 3 Dec 2019

Bram Kuhnen

Regulations for the use of winter tyres in Germany have been tightened since 1 January 2018. If you ever drive in Germany, you probably already knew that. But did you also know that there will be another new rule from 1 July 2020? Time to brush up on your knowledge. What is the situation now and what is going to change? When are winter tyres required in Germany and what regulations do they need to meet?

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Tips for cleaning your camping equipment

on 28 Nov 2019

Tom Haze

Whether you have a caravan, motorhome or tent, cleaning is a must for every camper. A thorough cleaning will make your equipment last longer and will make preparations for the next season a bit easier. What should you pay attention to when preparing it for the winter? We’ll list the best tips for each type of camping equipment.

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5 golden rules when motorhoming in France

on 12 Sep 2019

Jeroen Timmermans

Like in the UK, the traffic rules for campervans and motorhomes are, in many cases, different in France. This can sometimes lead to ambiguous situations because, for example, how do you know where you can park your motorhome overnight? And what about the road signs that say motorhomes are not welcome? The following five rules will make camping in France un jeu d’enfant (a piece of cake).

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Seven amazing camping hacks

on 29 Aug 2019

Eva Roes

Loud zippers, itchy mosquito bites and tents that get a little too hot in the summer sun … Every camping enthusiast knows these little annoyances. Here are seven tips on how to reduce those little daily annoyances at the campsite. Let the holiday begin!

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