Why Caravanning is A Great Vacation Choice for the Family

If you have a family with young children, then you are probably already aware of how difficult a process going to the airport and catching a flight can be. Not to mention organizing the accommodation, sorting out all the activities, making sure that the travel arrangements are sorted, etc. Why not choose a way of vacationing that can take a lot of this stress away from you. Yes, you will have to travel by car, but the who process will be a lot more straightforward, and as long as you have sorted the kid’s car entertainment out beforehand, you should be fine. Here are some reasons caravaning make sense:

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If you have pets, you can take them along too. This saves you from having to find a kennel or needing someone to feed the cat. Pets are a great addition to any holiday, and the kids will appreciate having them around too. 

You Have Choice 

Once you pitch up at your desired campsite, you can use your car to come and go as you please. You can go to the city or to the beach, anywhere that has parking spaces, or that beautiful restaurant you saw on the way to the campsite. Additionally, when you are on your way, you can shop as many times as you like to stretch your legs and take toilet breaks.

Creature Comforts

One of the great advantages of a caravanning vacation is that you are not limited on the number of things you can bring. There is no weight limit for suitcases, so if you want it you can take it. Just ensure that everything is tied down inside the caravan before driving off. You can even take things such as bicycles, which can enhance your trip by giving you that little extra freedom.  

It is Something all the Family can Enjoy

Although Dad or Mom will be driving the caravan that you have either rented or bought from a 

camper dealership, the kids can get involved in where you will be staying. There are so many different types of campsites. When it comes to children, you may want one that is close to or includes a waterpark and other fun activities. Usually, they will have children’s events, given the parents some alone time. You can even get the maps out and plan little adventures, where everyone gets to pick somewhere they’d like to go that is relatively close by to the campsite. 

Less Expensive

Whether you own your own caravan or are looking to rent one, it generally works out a lot cheaper than other sorts of holidays. You can stock up on food from your local supermarket to save you having to fork out restaurant prices all week. Campsites are generally a lot cheaper than hotels. Additionally, due to the creature comforts, such as television inside the camper, it will seem like a night out just sitting in the caravan. Kid love things around the fireside too. So don’t forget the marshmallows. 


My name is Richie and I am a 39 year old father of two, a daughter and son. I am married to a beautiful woman named Destiny. She is the foundation of our family, and without her, none of this would be possible. During the day I work as a network security administrator for a local school district. At night I can be found illustrating books, working on websites, or creating music, but more than likely though I am spending time with my kids.

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