This blog has been active for some time and was created to show that exploring in a campervan can be great fun. Sharing this in a blog is the best and most honest advertisement there can be for this lifestyle choice. Owning our campervan, affectionately known as Wolfgang, has only been part of the fun. Fixing, maintaining and upgrading were all going to make the experience better, and I hope that the issues covered in this resource can be of help to owners of similar vans.
The majority of the posts to date relate to Wolfgang Junior, our VW T3 Atlantic campervan. However, in a twist of fate we acquired a new addition to our family in the form of a 1990 VW LT Florida. This is larger and will provide more space and comfort during the winter months, hence the nick name Wolfgang Senior. For more information on both vehicles, see the links in the menu.
Since owning my campervan most of my time and money had been spent renovating that. There were a few sacrifices made during that time in the form of the loss of my two scooters to provide extra funding for some of the more major work that needed doing like the engine and gearbox. Although the […]
2020 and early 2021 has seen the world turned on its head. Finally we had the chance to get away for a decent break in the larger camper (Wolfgang Senior) as the restrictions were gradually lifted. Initially, we planned to stay at Danby Beacon on the Moors on for our first nights stop, as it […]
We arrived at Blackpool Sands at midday Friday to find five or six campervans already parked along the beach for the annual “Vans @ the Sands” campervan meeting. The event officially Friday and Saturday night, but some flexibility has been reached with the owner of the beach which meant poeple could rock up an extra […]
Due to garden repairs it was seen prudent that we got Wolfgang Junior on the road as a means of transporting some timber for our garden / decking renovation project. The T3 pransporter is like a tardis for a short wheelbase vehicle, and anybody that has had any dealings with one will know exactly what […]