ELGRAND TOUR: THE BLOG

Active campervan holiday

12 awesome activities for your campervan adventure holiday in Dorset

It is fair to say we love exploring the great outdoors. We are very lucky that all around us across Dorset and the Jurassic Coast there are plenty of active outdoor sports and pursuits to take part in, some of … Read More

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Christmas gifts for campervanners

Christmas is on the horizon and Team Shore Campers have been thinking about the best or most-wanted gadgets and gizmos for campervan trips. Here we share our list of great gifts for anyone who is camper crazy. Bluetooth Speaker Get … Read More

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Autumn/winter campervanning for the sun lovers

Growing up in sunny South Africa I’ve never been a big fan of the cold. In fact I think I just might be solar-powered as I start running low when confined to the indoors in the colder months. In our … Read More

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Gift vouchers now available

Trying to come up with a brilliant, original, useful, fantastic present idea for someone for Christmas? Fulfil a bucket list goal or dreams of adventure with a gift that’s just a little bit different. Whether it’s for a romantic getaway, … Read More

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Our new off-grid campervan parking

We’ve moved! Or at least our vans have. Over the summer we realised we needed a bit more space where we can park the vans. We also wanted somewhere that was in slightly nicer surroundings than our yard near Bournemouth … Read More

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Summer 2019 in pictures

Summer 2019 has been a blast! What a whirlwind. We’ve had a brilliant few months and have especially loved meeting all of you, our fantastic hirers, seeing big smiles on faces and hearing the stories of your travels upon return. … Read More

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Compare the campervans

People often ask us what the differences are between the campervans. The truth is… not much! They are all beautifully converted Nissan Elgrand E51s (luxury MPVs imported from Japan). They come with power steering, electric windows and a rotating front … Read More

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Campervanning with kids

Packing two adults and one or two (frequently noisy and messy) children into a box on wheels for a week away may sound like a crazy idea… but it definitely isn’t! It may be a learning curve, and there could … Read More

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We love Elgrands!

Our hirers often ask us why we decided to use Nissan Elgrands as the base vehicle for our campervan hire business. Usually once they return they know the answer to that, but we thought it might be good to give … Read More

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Exploring around Bournemouth

Have you got a bit of time before or after your hire? Or are you staying local to Bournemouth and want places to explore, sights to see, places to eat? We’re lucky to be surrounded by the beautiful coast and … Read More

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