Disney Day!

We had our quiet and peaceful night in Malham, it was now time to turn it around and head off out for Disney on Ice in Leeds and mix things up a little. Personally, I think it was a well balanced weekend! When it came to finding a camp spot, we had a quick look … Continue reading Disney Day!

Harry and Hermoine definitely got a helicopter lift up here….

I’m aware we’ve been a little bit quiet recently at Little Vanventures but its only because we’ve been busy having so much fun and now it’s time to report to you what mischief we have gotten ourselves into these past few weekends, starting with Malham Cove and Leeds. Tom bought me tickets for Disney on … Continue reading Harry and Hermoine definitely got a helicopter lift up here….

You slept by Lidl?

Yep, we certainly did and I can justify every single reason why too. We have received the odd few comments asking where we stayed in Fort William on Friday night, to which numerous people have said ‘You went to Fort William and the only place you could find to stay was the carpark by Lidl? … Continue reading You slept by Lidl?

This Place is a SHAMBLES!!

Well, not quite. You'll see what I mean... York still remains one of my favourite places in the UK to visit. It really does have absolutely everything for everyone. We only had a short weekend here but it was exactly what we needed, night-life, beautiful buildings and good shops. I feel like every time I … Continue reading This Place is a SHAMBLES!!

Get a fringe they said….

It will be fun they said... It will bring out your eyes they said... Really easy to maintain they said... Well I guess being a blogger means I have to try new things so that I can write reviews and give advice to my readers. This and the fact I have a hairdresser who isn't … Continue reading Get a fringe they said….

Hustle and Bustle of the City

This weekend, van life is taking us down a slightly different road. A road which doesn’t end at a beach, lake or loch. Instead, were heading into the City. The City of York to be exact. You’re probably thinking well, how does preparation for this differ to preparation for any other van trip? We thought … Continue reading Hustle and Bustle of the City

Scotland – The Right to Roam

The ‘Right to Roam’ is a beautiful thing. Wanna wake up on the beach? Half way up a mountain ready for sunrise? Next to a Lighthouse or a Loch? Snowboard down any mountain you fancy? Scotland allows you to do all of these things. In Scotland you have a right to roam across highland, lowland … Continue reading Scotland – The Right to Roam

Loch Ettrick – Dumfries and Galloway

Have you ever been so remote that someone in a 4x4 has pulled over and asked you if you’re alright? We have. I can only assume that he thought we had broken down, with no signal to call for help so we had lit a fire to keep ourselves warm whilst we waited for some … Continue reading Loch Ettrick – Dumfries and Galloway

Southerness Beach – Dumfries

How would you fancy camping right next to the second oldest lighthouse in Scotland? If you fancy it, Southerness beach is the place to go! The lighthouse was commissioned in 1748 to aid safe travel through the Solway Firth. It is now owned by Southerness Caravan Park who also operates tours of the Lighthouse. Southerness … Continue reading Southerness Beach – Dumfries

The Numbers Game – Scotland

The dogs have been cuddled, the parents have been handed the dirty clothes and we've eaten a meal that has actually been cooked in a kitchen! Now its time to reflect on the amazing week we've had! 909 miles travelled 416 photos taken 153 hours of adventure 33 MPG average 15 hours of driving 5 … Continue reading The Numbers Game – Scotland