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Five Family Friendly UK Cycle Routes

Five Family Friendly UK Cycle Routes

Do you like your off-road and your urban bike rides nearly as much as you like roaming the country by caravan? You'd be forgiven if you did, because there are over 14,000 UK cycle routes to explore, and many family-loved saunters to be had. So, if you plan to discover the country on two wheels as you set off on self-guided cycling tours along these UK cycle routes, you'll be spoilt for choice.

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Caravan & Motorhome Club new name & other caravan news

Caravan & Motorhome Club new logo

As the touring season starts, caravanners across the country will likely notice a few changes in terms of facilities, amenities, networks and product offering from the Caravan Motorhome Club and various other companies in the leisure vehicle industry. Here are some of the latest news bites discussing major events in the world of caravanning, including buyouts, rebrandings and expansions.

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Which Caravan show to visit?

Caravan & Motorhome Shows

The first half of the year 2017 has all the makings of a touring time worthy of memory. If you've been meaning to travel the country for a spell, and spend some quality-time with friends and family, then a motorhome and caravan show could be just what the doctor ordered. Over the coming months, events will be taking place across the country...

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Popular Caravan Rallies in the UK

Popular Caravan Rallies in the UK

Caravanners and motorhomers can enjoy not only some of the most spectacular scenery and the best roads in the world, but also some of the best clubs and caravan rallies right here, in the UK. While some require you to have particular models or makes of motorhomes and caravans, others will accept any type of unit and welcome you wholeheartedly in their midst, offering every amenity imaginable ...

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Gifts for the Motorhome Owner & Caravan Gift Ideas

Gifts for the Motorhome Owner & Caravan Gift Ideas

For years now Leisureshopdirect has taken a great deal of pride in helping caravanners and tourers find the caravan and motorhome parts, spares and accessories they need to refurbish, restore and beautify their beloved home away from homes. We have helped our customers to enjoy maximum comfort on their adventures and exploits across the UK and beyond! But now we have gone one step further!

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Things to do in the channel islands

Gorey Panorama

The Channel Islands archipelago is a cluster of islands and islets whose golden beaches, rocky coves, and dramatic inland landscape any motorhoming enthusiast is welcome to tread. The favourite haunt of swimmers and surfers, Jersey is the largest of the islands. Yet, beach-bound tourists looking for things to do in the Channel Islands can have their pick of the beaches in....

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Things to Do in Cornwall

Land's End, Cornwall

Cornwall is a stretch of land that lies right where the island of Great Britain dips one toe into the Celtic Sea, and the other into the English Channel. A Celtic nation with a distinct sense of identity, Cornwall is only about a 4 hours' drive away from London. But don't be fooled into thinking there aren't that many things to do in Cornwall just because it's the UK's most south-western point....

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Places to Visit in Scotland

Kyle of lochalsh - Scotland

If ever there was a place to take the family on a life-changing journey by caravan, that place is Scotland. The scenery, the architecture, the vast expanses of moorland, the foggy mornings, the cloud-piercing mountain peaks and the smoky chimneys make for a fascinating caravanning destination.

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Places to Visit in Wales

cadar idris mountain in snowdonia

Wales is alive with castles, museums, adventure parks, beaches, zoos, heritage sites, and much more. But if we were looking for things to do in Wales by caravan, we'd be focusing more on the waterfalls, and less on the castles. No doubt, there's beauty everywhere in Wales, but unlike many other places that attract millions of visitors each year, it's one of those rare ones where ...

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Things to do in Devon

Things to do in Devon....visit Woodlands!

So in this week’s blog Leisureshopdirect has decided to focus on amazingly fun places to visit in the beautiful and unique county of Devon. As the summer holidays are rapidly approaching we thought we might delve into the delights of some of the local theme parks, as great ideas of things to do in Devon.

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