The Camper Van Bible: The Glovebox Edition

The Camper Van Bible: The Glovebox Edition

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Description

The Camper Van Bible: Glovebox Edition is the perfect pocket-sized companion to accompany you on your travels and help your #vanlife dreams come true. From choosing layouts to emptying your waste, it'll tell you everything you need to know, including:

- Before you go - finding the perfect van, rental choices, setting it up, equipment you'll need, planning your trip.
- On the road - where to stay, sleeping options, cooking methods and food storage, power and maintenance, eco-conscious camping.

Derived from Martin Dorey's epic The Camper Van Bible, this handy dash-sized guide has been slimmed down, updated throughout and enhanced with extra checklists and diagrams. With this in your glovebox and The Camper Van Bible on your shelf at home, you'll never be stuck without Martin Dorey's guiding expertise.
So what are you waiting for? Dive in, turn the key and hit the road.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 12.7mm | 1,000g
  • Conway
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Filled with full-colour photographs
  • 1844866025
  • 9781844866021
  • 1,070,694

Table of contents

Introduction
What's Inside

1: Dreams Do Come True
Buying a camper van
Buying advice
Renting a camper

2: Before You Go
Driving
The secret of happy camping
Cooking kit
Cooking methods and heat sources
Cooling
Where to spend the night
Beds, foam and mattresses
Power
Last-minute van maintenance

3: On the Road
The cost of camping
Travel smart
Eco-conscious camping
Stay connected
Finding better overnights
Camping in the winter
Keeping comfy and warm
Driving safety
Security
Keeping your spot
Levelling wedges and chocks
Awnings and sunshades
Find your routine - feel amazing
Keeping clean
Keep the motor running

4: Resources and Notes
Resources
Notes
Glossary
Acknowledgements
Index
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Review quote

Packed with extra checklists and digrams. You won't want to leave home without it. * Classic Car Weekly * Martin Dorey truly lives the life, an on-the-road adventurer who really practices what he preaches. Whatever you manage to pack into your mobile home, remember to keep this volume in an easy-to-find space as it will serve you well. * Best of British *
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About Mr Martin Dorey

Martin Dorey is a writer, surfer and serial camper van owner. In 2011 he presented the BBC2 television programme 'One Man and his Camper Van'. He is the author of The Camper Van Cookbook (2010), The Camper Van Coast (2012), The Camper Van Bible (2016), Take the Slow Road: Scotland (2018), Take the Slow Road: England and Wales (2019) and Take the Slow Road: Ireland (2020), amongst several others, and he writes regular features for Coast magazine, Camping magazine, Motorhome and Motorcaravan magazine, and the Huffington Post.
@campervanliving; www.martindorey.com
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