Camper tips

The trip itself becomes the adventure; the destination it’s just an excuse to enjoy an unforgettable experience at the wheel of our house with wheels. Caracolvan will be perfect if you want to try, for the first time, the extraordinary feeling of freedom. Also if you are a traveler expert and you would enjoy a road trip by Andalusia.

But, please be carefull it will hook you!






Essentials for a Camper-van trip

Going on a trip is always exciting, a mixture of excitement and nervousness that reaches its peak when it's time to pack. What do I wear ? It will rain or sunny? Should I take the flip-flops or the raincoat? ... Only when we have locked the door of our house and we are away from the home sweet home we say: "I have my passport and money,  that's it! The rest can be arranged. " If our trip is also in Camper-van, whether it is the first experience or not, the tension multiplies. Will it have towels, torch? Well, [...]

Motorhome Parking in Cadiz

  If you travel to Andalusia, you should visit Cadiz. For many tourists is the most beautiful province of Andalusia, ahead of Malaga, Seville, Granada... In case you visit Cadiz in a motorhome or camper and you want to know Cadiz, we do not recommend you to get deep into the city with the campervan for its limited space and limited areas to park the van. Cadiz has a parking in Cortadura enabled, right at the entrance of the city. This is your choice and in Caracolvan we give you some details about it: How to get there You can [...]

The weather in Andalusia in April

  When we decide to travel with our camper to Spain, one of the aspects that we care most is the place we are going to go and especially the time that we will find. In order to help you, we have decided to explain how the weather normally in Andalusia and specifically in April, a month as you will observe, perfect to travel in camper to Andalusia (we also recommend that you take a look at this guide : "Road Trip for Andalusia"). In general in Andalusia, we enjoy a temperate Mediterranean climate, in which summers are dry and [...]

How to wash clothes when travelling in a van in Spain

  Sometimes when we make routes longer than a week, we cannot package clothes for every day, because the space in our camper is limited, and we have to resort to wash the clothes that we can carry. But the van has no washing machine, what could we do? We are going to give you several options to solve this problem, from the most basic to the craziest we have found in forums for campers. Where do you wash your clothes? We will focus on the area of ​​Cádiz to tell you about local sites and then other solutions for [...]

The weather in Andalusia in May

  We are in full spring, the landscape in Andalusia is spectacular, from the interior areas, the mountain, to the coast. Zahara de la Sierra, Cádiz.  It is the perfect time to visit the areas that in summer reach temperatures above 40º. Visit the beautiful Cordoba, Jaén that is dazzling, or Seville, which has a special color, and what better to discover it at this time. Jaén, Andalusia.  The rest of the Andalusian communities have a coast, so they are perfect to visit in the coming months, Huelva, Cadiz, Malaga, Almeria. Road trip Cádiz. Photo:Alvaro Sanz Now also [...]

A Campervan holiday in Spain

  If you have never felt the freedom to stay and sleep in the same place where you have enjoyed a beautiful sunset, or the feeling of getting out of bed listening to the waves, it is time to think it may be possible. Hiring a Caracolvan campervan offers you the same way to enjoy all of the above if you're a lover of open spaces and nature. Car, hotel and restaurant in one The Campervans are essentially compact motorhomes, small vans equipped with everything you need to sleep, eat and carry around what you need for a holiday. Nowadays [...]

What is a campervan? Camper is not just a shoe

  If we hear "Camper", most of us think in the beautiful and modern designs of the popular shoes spanish brand. But Camper is not just a shoe brand, is also a model of van that combines transportation and home in one space. A very cozy space traveler. Early Vw Camper at fifties The first Camper vans were created, if we ignore some of the carts of the far west, by the German brand Volkswagen in the 50s on its popular "Bulli", "Kombi" or T1, as they became known commercially. Far from the heavy contraptions called motorhomes, Vw by the [...]

In winter you can also go with Camper in Spain

      Although it is winter and what we want most is to sit on the couch with a blanket, Camper lovers know that during this time can also go out and enjoy the independence that gives us a van equipped as a dwelling.    Currently the most campervans or compact motorhome, rental vans too, are equipped with auxiliary heating, either diesel or gas. This means that although we are parked with the engine off, this system allows us to be warm inside the van, even though it is cold outside.   After a nice walk in the snow or [...]

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