A Tribute to Family Motorhoming

February 28th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

The 2018 Tribute 720 Hi-line with two lounges is sure to be popular, and not only with families: anyone who spends a lot of time on the road will delight in the luxury of space offered by this thoughtfully designed motorhome. It will also tick the boxes for anyone looking for a new motorhome with [...]

Future Voyager

October 27th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |

The first thing you notice when entering the Swift Voyager 694 is the long view through an uncluttered lounge area to the bedroom discreetly tucked away to the rear of the vehicle. This is sure to be a big plus for Kiwi buyers, for whom this feature is often at the top of their shopping [...]

Beach Hop Winner

June 25th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

Alex Ross is a man who likes to get things right, a man for whom attention to detail is everything. It’s a philosophy that has guided many aspects of his personal and working life (he currently owns and operates a catering service). 
Evidence of this can be gleaned from the garden that surrounds his Auckland [...]

RnRV – Carthago Chic E-line 51 QB S $261,990

May 11th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |

In the last issue of RV Travel Lifestyle we reviewed the German-built Carthago motorhome being imported by Paul Cook at RnRV in Silverdale, and checked out the Chic C-Line 1 5.0. I was impressed with that model at the time, but seeing the larger E-line model at the show, I just have to share this [...]

ACM Platinum Edition Motorhome

May 9th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |

One of the star exhibits at this year’s COVI show was a pair of Platinum Edition motorhomes on the stand manned by Chris Cunard of Auckland Coach and Motorhomes (ACM). These two RVs certainly stood out from the crowd with their handsome European-look exterior styling and expertly constructed, well-designed interiors. And, while both of these [...]

All-Weather Home from Home

April 24th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |

I couldn’t help smiling when I boarded this Ci Magis 66P, as it’s set out almost exactly to my own preferences in a motorhome. There’s a lot of storage for my favourite travel toys, the layout lets me leave the bedroom in disarray if I want to make an early start without later blighting my [...]

Airstream Bubble & Chevrolet Nomad

December 14th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Airstream Bubble is very appropriately named, looking for all the world like a shiny, iridescent bubble, all glistening and shimmery in the sun. However, this trailer is made of rather more permanent materials than mere soap and air. For those who either didn’t want to tow a larger unit behind their car, or [...]