5 GADGETS THAT REVOLUTIONISE CARAVANNING

Going on holiday in your caravan can be the ultimate in terms of liberating and leisurely adventures. You can just hook your caravan up to your car and drive to the destination you fancy. In the age of technology, there are a lot of inventions coming out to make the experience easier and even more […]


THE IMPORTANCE OF CARAVAN TOWING MIRRORS

A common perception of caravanning is that it offers flexibility and liberty not often associated with other types of trip. Many people approach their touring caravan trips differently, but in essence it allows you to drive wherever you want, whenever you want. However, there are plenty of things you do need to take into consideration […]


EUROPEAN ADVENTURE – WHERE TO TAKE YOUR CARAVAN ON THE CONTINENT

It’s almost summer! While our weather might be typically erratic, hop across the channel and you’ll find plenty of warmer destinations within reach. What’s more, if you’ve got a touring caravan, the possibilities are almost endless! Forget the stress, inflexibility and inevitable delays of tedious flights. Instead, link up your caravan, get behind the wheel […]


FIND YOUR ADVENTURE! [CLOSED]

What is the greatest adventure in your life? Show us and you could win 1 of 10 FREE Amazon vouchers worth £25! At The Insurance Emporium, we have been privileged to witness some of Mr Benn’s most exciting adventures. From blasting off with three astronauts into space to playing volcano golf with his friend Eddie, […]


Caravan awnings: Stay traditional or take to the air?

Erecting a caravan awning can be a real ordeal. There’s a reason that it’s often known as “divorce in a bag”! A two-person job, it requires composure, persistence and a whole lot of patience. Intricately threading the piping can be especially expletive-inducing, but fear not! Help is at hand. Inflatable air awnings can take some […]


[CLOSED] WATCH YOUR BACK!

Spring and summer are fast approaching and at The Insurance Emporium we are finding it hard to contain our excitement! The warmer weather and the longer, lighter days mean that we can soon start planning our latest caravan adventures. Our little island has some of the best spots in the world to take your touring […]


CARAVAN CATASTROPHES CATALOGUED!

The word caravan originates from the medieval Persian word karwan which means “group of desert travellers”. It might be highly unlikely (not to mention rather warm!) that you ever find yourself in a desert with your caravan, but misfortune can still occur in less extreme conditions. Caravanning can deliver a sense of joy and freedom […]


Floody Hell

When flood waters struck the historic walled city of York just after Christmas in 2015, it was the worst disaster of its kind in over a generation. The River Ouse, which runs through the centre of York, provides a run off for all of the rivers in the Yorkshire Dales, so any period of heavy […]