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If the idea of taking an Airstream ‘van around the world and pitching up in all manner of exotic places appeals, but the practicalities involved in making such a trip do not, don’t despair.

Travel web site Treehugger has rounded up eight commercial camping companies that offer restored Airstream ‘vans as permanent guest accommodation across the US, and in France and South Africa.

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Locations range from desert pitches in California and Texas, leafy islands in the American North West, a rooftop campsite on Cape Town and even a retro drive-in movie show complete with classic cars in San Francisco.

Full details with plenty of photos over at the Treehugger site.