If you’re reading this you’ve undoubtedly got a real passion for campervans and you’ve definitely come to the right place. If you’re just starting out with your campervan conversion or have already finished it and are gearing up for a big adventure, we hope this article will inspire you.
The world seems to be going ‘campervan crazy’, with many folks taking the plunge and becoming full time van dwellers or on the other hand are simply converting and using their bespoke campers for leisure.
So, why not add some van life blogs to your reading list? We’ve saved you some work and have picked out our top 5 UK van life blogs that will allow you to immerse yourself in real van life. It’s not all about stunning sunsets and beautiful beaches...you’ll get to hear about the ups and downs, the raw realities and people who genuinely want to tell you about their campervan journey, their lives and experiences with some breathtaking photography along the way.
1 .Van Clan - https://vanclan.co/
First up is the Van Clan; an online community magazine and content guru, aimed at campervan lovers and travel addicts...featuring interesting stories, conversions, tips, products and loads of high quality, reliable content that is all things van life related. So, whatever stage you're at in your conversion, Van Clan is an excellent source of information and inspiration and is sure to give you some great ideas.
2. Campervanbuuren - https://campervanlife.eu/
This personal, enticing blog has everything you need... fantastic hints and tips on van life, travelling Europe and laterly living and working in the UK from the comfort of a converted Mercedes Sprinter Luton Van... having lots of experience and having lived in a van throughout the balmy highs and frosty lows of all UK seasons … you’re sure to be inspired by the stories and journey of Campervanbuuren.
3. Vandog Traveller - https://vandogtraveller.com/
Published author, top blogger and campervan traveller and dweller...Mike’s blog is bursting with campervan conversion experience and advice. Having already undertaken one conversion, he’s now onto his second and shares everything with you so you can also create your own dream van.
4. The Indie Projects - https://www.theindieprojects.com/
Check out Theo and Bee’s blog who began their journey travelling Europe in their converted VW T4 LWB van (Betty). They willingly share many different aspects of their lives through their travel blog. A really inspiring couple who have jumped into their van and already seen so much of the world and will happily share their experiences with anyone who wants to listen.
5. Beyond the Van - https://www.beyondthevan.com/
Last but not least, we’d like to introduce you to Richard, Phoebe and their lovely border collie, Ted. Named BeyondTheVan...because quite simply their LDV Convoy Luton van has been so much more than a van; they have converted into a fabulously creative home on wheels. With such an enormous passion for vanlife, the couple blog... they convert...they live on the road...they travel; which really does give them first hand experience and knowledge and are very happy to share it all with you.
So, pop the kettle on, sit back and relax and indulge yourself in our Top 5 Kiravans recommended UK van life blogs that we hope will inform and inspire you for your campervan conversion and hopefully a big adventure.