Web Knowhow guides, including cycling on tour, buying used and touring in the winter season

Whether you’re a first time caravan owner or are more of a seasoned tourer, there will always be some new tips or tricks to discover.

That’s where our Practical Caravan Know-How ebooks come in. Each guide provides all the caravanning tips and tricks you could need, on the topics you want to know about. 

Whether it’s mastering the basics, buying used or getting the most from cycling on tour, we have it covered. 

The best bit? You can access our guides as free ebooks below! Simply click on the images or the links below and you’ll be able to read them.

We’ll be adding new guides regularly, so be sure to check back. Until then, happy touring!

Issue 447 – Cycling on tour, in association with Haibike

Caravanning and cycling are the ideal combination for exploring the UK’s splendid scenery. Whether your preference is for coast or countryside, here’s everything you need to know about travelling on two wheels…

Issue 446 – The winter season

Winter is wonderful, with sites and attractions much quieter and snowy landscapes sparkling; but whether you’re planning to continue touring or lay up your caravan, here’s everything you need to know.

Issue 445 supplement, buying used

Issue 445 – Buying used

It’s a major investment, but you don’t have to break the bank to hitch up your dream caravan – you just need to enter into any such transaction well prepared. Here are our top tips for buying a brilliant used tourer!

Issue 444 – Towing, in association with MB&G Insurance

Learn how to tow like a pro and discover everything you need to know for stress-free touring. Check out our Know-how Guide to Towing, produced in association with MB&G Insurance, which will help you choose the best tow car for you, show you the best techniques for reversing your vehicle and offers lots more tips and advice for successful touring.

Issue 443 – Photography, in association with Cewe

Enjoy taking photos on your tours, but feel as though you’re not making the most of your camera or smartphone? You need our Know-how Guide to Photography, which we’ve produced in association with Cewe! You’ll learn everything from beginners’ techniques to more advanced photography.

Issue 442 – Summer Touring

We’re on hand to provide all of the information you could need to get the most out of your caravan holiday this summer. We explain how you can cut costs on tour, advise on the quieter spots you can visit that are well worth exploring, share seven of our favourite beaches and much more.

Issue 441 – Walking

One of the best ways to take in a new areas is by exploring on foot! We provide some simple tips for enjoying a safe journey, share some great sites for camping, talk you through the appropriate clothing to wear and much more.

Issue 440 – The Basics

We’re here to explain all of the basics! We answer ten essential caravanning questions, help you choose the right campsite, share must-know tech tips, offer advice on buying a pre-owned caravan and much more.

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