Blogs

  • Fear, bottled
    Martin Roberts Practical Caravan March 2014 - Practical Caravan columnist Martin Roberts hates gas cylinders – read his blog to find out why (© Simon Mortimer/Practical Caravan)

    We rewind to our March 2014 magazine where TV presenter Martin Roberts shared his fear of using gas cylinders when on his family caravan holidays

  • Last-minute caravanning
    Practical Caravan Bailey Unicorn Cadiz blog  - Joined by family on site, this spur-of-the-moment plan turned out very well indeed (© Paul Regan/Practical Caravan)

    We need little excuse to hitch up and head off, the delights of which Paul Regan recently discovered when he went to visit Kent on a special canine mission

  • Hyundai Tucson preview
    The Practical Caravan Hyundai Tucson preview 1 - The new Hyundai Tucson will have a choice of two- or four-wheel drive and starts at £18,695 (© Hyundai/Practical Caravan)

    It's farewell to the ix35 and hello once again to the Tucson as Hyundai launches its newest SUV – our expert Motty considers what tow car potential it has

  • The history of caravan construction
    Practical Caravan blog – The history of caravan construction – 1 - Early caravans like this Eccles used single panels with varnished plywood (© Practical Caravan)

    Caravan construction has come a long way in the last century – Andy Jenkinson traces 90 years of van production techniques, from plywood to polyurethane

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Reviews

Xplore 434

Xplore 434 caravan review front - It's just 6.39m long and 2.18m wide, but the Xplore 434 packs in twin lounges, a kitchen and compact washroom (© Practical Caravan/Phil Russell)
4.0 stars

£14,594

Pino Pi 2010

Pino Pi 2010 micro caravan review - Clip the table to the Pino Pi 2010 caravan's side to dine al fresco (© Practical Caravan)
4.0 stars

£7,999

Swift Conqueror 645

Swift Conqueror 645 review - If you're looking for a luxurious caravan for two, read the Practical Caravan expert's verdict on the Swift Conqueror 645  (© The Swift Group/Practical Caravan)
3.0 stars

£25,495

Adria Altea 362LH Forth

The Practical Caravan Adria Altea 362LH Forth review 1 - The Adria Altea 362LH Forth has polyester sidewalls, while the 4four receives aluminium (© Bryony Symes/Practical Caravan)
4.0 stars

£13,190

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Advice

  • Used Audi Q7 review

    Practical Caravan's Russ Smith reviews the 2006-on Audi Q7 to see what tow car ability it has – is it …

    The Practical Caravan used Audi Q7 review 1 - The Audi Q7 even has a suspension setting for towing – read more with advice from our used car expert (© Practical Caravan)
  • Used Saab 9-3 review

    Practical Caravan's used car expert Russ Smith assesses what tow car potential the handsome 2002-2011 …

    The Practical Caravan used Saab 9-3 review 1 - Depsite Saab going bust, there's no need to worry about spare parts, says our used car expert (© Saab/Practical Caravan)

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