• Adria at 50
    Practical Caravan – Adria at 50 – 1 - Adria caravans have a long history in the UK – here we look back and celebrate these tourers (©  Adria/Practical Caravan)

    The UK’s most popular foreign marque celebrates its half-century in 2015 – Group Editor Alastair Clements takes a trip to Slovenia to trace Adria’s origins

  • For the love of caravanning
    Martin Roberts Practical Caravan April 2015 - Read Martin Roberts' rallying call to all passionate caravanners, urging everyone to celebrate our wonderful pastime (© Simon Mortimer/Practical Caravan)

    Shout about your love of caravanning from the rooftops – TV star and Practical Caravan columnist Martin Roberts recalls the time he first did exactly that

  • The 85% question
    Practical Caravan blog – The 85% question 1 - With a 1245kg kerbweight, this Renault Captur can tow only lightweight caravans like this Eriba Touring GT (© Phil Russell/Practical Caravan)

    Sensible outfit matching is crucial for safe towing but, asks our expert, do advances in technology mean we should change our thinking on the 85% 'rule'?

  • An open and shut case
    Practical Caravan's me & my Portafold caravan interview - on site - In British Racing Green and satin white, the Portafold matches Jeremy's Mini Van (© Practical Caravan)

    Practical Caravan's Bryony Symes asks Jeremy Greenwood why he swapped from modern tourers to a 1970s folding caravan with almost no mod cons!

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Swift Challenger 590

The Practical Caravan Swift Challenger 590 review 1 - The new Challenger 590 has an MTPLM of 1565kg, which rises to 1586kg with the addition of Alde heating (© Nigel Hutson/Practical Caravan)
4.0 stars


Sterling Elite 560

Practical Caravan's Sterling Elite 560 review - 1 - The Sterling Elite is back and the range now boasts SMART HT construction for 2016 (© Practical Caravan)
4.0 stars


Elddis Avanté 554

Practical Caravan's Elddis Avanté 554 review - 1 - The 2016 Elddis Avanté 554 caravan is aimed at couples (© Practical Caravan)
4.0 stars


Elddis Affinity 530

The Practical Caravan Elddis Affinity 530 review 1 - The 2016 Elddis Affinity 530 has an MTPLM of 1406kg, which can be upgraded for free to 1500kg (© Nigel Hutson/Practical Caravan)
4.5 stars


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  • Used Isuzu Rodeo review

    If you're after a tough, practical tow car and don't mind the looks of a double-cab pick-up, you could …

    The Practical Caravan used Isuzu Rodeo review 1 - An Isuzu Rodeo from before the 2007 facelift costs less, but will lack a whole range of improvements (© What Car?/Practical Caravan)
  • How to restore an old caravan

    If you like vintage caravans and fancy owning one yourself, here's what it takes to restore one, says …

    Practical Caravan's caravan restoration advice – cover shot - Here's what it takes to restore an old caravan advises expert John Wickersham (© Practical Caravan)

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