Pilote Essentiel Galaxy 740C

November 11th, 2018|0 Comments

As we wind into summer, the 2019 models coming from the UK and Europe will be exciting arrivals for new owners waiting for them [...]

Bailey UK Celebrates 70 Years

November 11th, 2018|0 Comments

In the last issue (RV72) we reviewed the latest arrival at Bailey New Zealand, the first of the 2018 Bailey Autograph motorhome range for [...]

  • The slide-out gives a lot of interior space for the dining-entertainment-kitchen areas in the middle of the caravan

I-Spy Adria

November 11th, 2018|0 Comments

A newcomer spotted at both the July and September motorhome shows was the Adria brand of motorhomes and caravans. These models are built in [...]

  • Watching Pete play with the ball, I wasn’t allowed to join in, it looked like great fun

Are We Home Yet?

November 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Woof woof, it is good to be home. I have been relaxing under a tree today watching uncle Pete throwing the red ball around [...]

  • Kaikoura - with a sunrise like this over the ocean you can see why this area is so captivating

Who Said Roadie?

November 11th, 2018|0 Comments

November is here in all its glory. It’s a lovely warm sunny day in Martinborough as I write this. We’ve had a seriously busy [...]

  • The master bedroom is flooded with natural light

Switch It Up

September 10th, 2018|0 Comments

With two already sold by day two of the Covi Supershow, Rhys and Michele Hunter from Sunliner’s New Zealand dealership were pretty confident the [...]

House and Dog Sitting – This is the RV Lifestyle

September 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Today it is a beautiful sunny day and I am sitting in my camp chair looking out over the Southern Alps behind Kaikoura – [...]

  • The Roller Team Pegaso is a 7400mm length, fully integrated model on the Fiat 150bhp 2.3L diesel with 6-speed Comfortmatic transmission

Italian Pegaso Wows Crowds in Christchurch

September 10th, 2018|0 Comments

The latest arrival at Nationwide RV around the country is the latest and greatest from Italian manufacturer Roller Team, the Pegaso 740 A-Class motorhome. [...]

  • A home on wheels, plenty of storage lockers, the 6m awning comes standard, dual wheels and large storage boot at the rear

Fabulous Frankia

September 10th, 2018|0 Comments

A stop in Pokeno recently gave me the opportunity to check out the new Zion Motorhomes Sales and Service site, and meet Jonas Ng [...]

  • I like when we have visitors, we do lots of visiting to my favourite places, thanks Marty and Barb

North to South

September 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Woof woof welcome, it has been a couple of months since my last column, and boy have we been so woof woof busy. It [...]

Bailey – Safe and Sensible in a Sexy Package

September 10th, 2018|0 Comments

We announced in our RV Lifestyle Express newsletter in March that Bailey NZ had the first of the Bailey motorhomes arriving in the country. [...]

  • The drawing roof where guests meet for canapes and cocktails pre dinner at Wharekauhau

Luxury to ludicrous – and The Rock gets banned!

July 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Here we are in midwinter, snow has blanketed all the ski fields and more, but at least the rain has stopped for the moment. [...]

Ready to Roll – Merit RV Swift Voyager

July 8th, 2018|0 Comments

My first impression of the new Swift Voyager 664 was that this was a vehicle designed with quick getaways in mind. Not only is [...]

  • The rear area bed set up takes just a minute or two, the TV is in the perfect viewing position for this area

Slick Shift – Leisureline Autohaus 2 berth Review

July 8th, 2018|0 Comments

With a nod to the European vehicles that have no doubt inspired it, the AutoHaus from Leisure Line is a welcome addition to the [...]

  • Comfortable seating, adjustable swivel table area, which also converts to the second large sleeping berth

European Elegance

July 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Reviewing vehicles during a show can be dicey. There’s a never-ending stream of potential buyers moving in and around the vehicles and the vendors [...]

Peugeot Plus Pedigree

July 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Having just reviewed a small motorhome from a different manufacturer, the same clichés threaten to surface for the new range of zippy wee motorhomes [...]

All Loved Up

July 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Bruce Heberly admits it was love at first sight. He first saw images of the Dethleffs Exclusiv 760 DR playing on a TV screen [...]

  • Where’s my seat? I’ll sit in the big dog seat for now

Caspar Capers – Winter coat on

July 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Brrr woofy woof brrr – it’s so cold outside lately, and wet wet woofy wet so often as well - just as well my [...]

  • I don’t know why they made me wear this silly thing, they all laughed and laughed at me anyway

Back to the Vet

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Woof-woof, the rain is pouring down today and da mama says a cyclone is about to hit. Don’t know what that means but her [...]

  • Happy hour under the electric awning

Tick All The Boxes

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

It’s not a brand that we are familiar with in this part of the world, but all of that is soon to change with [...]

  • Oakly trying to catch a stone

Toxic Rivers and Grass Seed – Causes for Concern!

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

The dogs seem to be enjoying their ‘Life on the Road’ adventure. And why wouldn’t they – with lots of different places to explore, [...]