Van Gear

Internet on the road

How to get internet on the road

Having access to the internet while travelling in a van is incredibly important. It allows you to find places to stay, plan routes and stay connected to loved ones. Many van-lifers, like me, work online remotely, so having a fast reliable connection is a must. So how can you get online on the road? I will walk you through a few different ways you can get internet on the road. Tethering The easiest way is to use the tethering option on your phone to create a Wi-Fi hotspot for other devices to connect to. In my experience working online and… Read More »How to get internet on the road

Campervan Heater

Campervan Heating

If you’re planning on living, holidaying or travelling in your campervan in the UK you’re going to want to consider making sure you have heating. Whether you intend on living in it year round or even just holidaying during the summer months; temperatures can drop in the night and so campervan heating is a must. When it comes to methods of installing a heater into your van it comes down to 3 methods: diesel, gas and woodburning. Each of which has it’s own advantages and disadvantages and which you decide to install will depend on the size of your van,… Read More »Campervan Heating

Best van life books

Best van life books

The 5 essential van life books that you need before you hit the road and while you’re on the road

campervan batteries

What battery to use for your campervan conversion

If you’re anything like us when it comes to your campervan conversion you are absolutely dreading getting to the electrics in your van. It seems extremely daunting and the fact that it could potentially be dangerous is a constant worry. There are so many questions to ask and tonnes of differing opinions on all aspects. With that in mind we thought it be best to start at the very beginning and give you a break down of what type of batteries you can use in your campervan conversion and why you might want to use each type. Why do you… Read More »What battery to use for your campervan conversion

Campervan projector

How to have a projector in a campervan conversion

Just because you’re in a campervan doesn’t mean movie and game nights have to consist of you crowded around your laptop screen or propping up your tablet on your side table. These days it’s super affordable to have a projector in your campervan and enjoy films on the big screen as they were intended both indoors or outdoors as well as gaming on the go. Here’s our guide on how you can have a camper van projector and what you need to get the absolute best out of it, all within a reasonable budget. Campervan Projector There’s so much information… Read More »How to have a projector in a campervan conversion