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  1. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    yes it will be interesting. its already daft with the idp,s. one wont cover all. mind eu folk will probably need one to come to uk. and get insurance to cover uk . all good fun though. hee hee. africa is the place to visit though. once shipping and ferry gets going.
  2. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    in the uk there are camping acts that stop camping in pub carparks . comes under the 28day rules . parking is one thing but in uk we have different rules to spain. have a look at the caravan and camping acts . mind these days many places are making it difficult in spain , they can stop you if...
  3. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    do you really think the m,homers that spend winter in spain etc will be heading to scotland ? in winter. i know it will be spring and autumn. already some county,s are monitoring pub stops etc as they are illegal already. one of our local police was on about it only the other day. they are...
  4. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    the worse thing with the spanish flies in summer they like biting folk. i like uk summers but then i dare say depends where you are . certainly cornwall devon . dorset are great. have spent several weekends in somerset on the coast as well. been ok the last couple of winters this year its only...
  5. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    more and more m,homes on the roads every year. in the 60,s traveling with my parents in a two month break in spain might see two or three uk m,homers . never mind the others , they have grown as well. did try a summer in spain but inland gets so hot and lots of flies etc . best not camp ...
  6. vwalan

    On own

    i say dont go to the on line places . dont use satnav. use good maps , dont use toll roads or motorways ,avoid dual carriageways visit as many villages as you can. for spain and portugal mapamax map book printed in spain is the best one i have found . buy off amazon if in uk. did use a campsite...
  7. vwalan

    Happy to be free

    yes welcome and do tell us more. i used to do vintage rally,s years ago on my vw trike towing a teardrop caravan . me ,wife two lads and the dog . was really good . vintage and classic , motorbike and vw rally,s . like you say get there early leave late . almost every weekend there is a rally...
  8. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    dont worry i get weather reports from spain every day. this time of year even if you are in sunshine you dont have to go far inland in spain to find deep snow. but then most of spain is so high . makes ben nevis seem like a little hill. average height of all land in spain is something like...
  9. vwalan

    On own

    hi welcome . i cheat and only long term. but lots do . have a read of some of the early forum posts about address,s etc . you will need one . insurance ,driving licence ,reg vehicle etc . many do work in summer etc then get off in winter . i used to drive trucks in summer then disapear in...
  10. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    i know he will take it in fun. nice here now though the snow capped mountains of roche do actually have snow on them... not just white clay waste . alot as melted away now though , was a bit warmer today . http://www.newquayweather.com/ i only got a 8.7c but newquay reached a bit higher. lots...
  11. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    but hopefully brexit will be brexit. as it was it would be not possible for uk to be anything but a hard brexit. it was written in the rules etc but they have changed items recently. lets hope 90 days visa,s on entry. or apply for a longer visas. put high tax embargo,s on eu products . make...
  12. vwalan

    Gas cooker LPG conversion

    can you have a trip round some of the supermarkets etc where you are ? might be easier than a trip to trago. might be you will be able to get 50mm wide ones easier and make a narrow slide in bit. must be some near you surely. some times the world we live in isnt getting easier.
  13. vwalan

    Gas cooker LPG conversion

    does look like you cant do anything. change jets and play with pressure seems the only way. whats wrong with the original cooker? cant remember what was fitted . but lpg cookers are easily found .
  14. vwalan

    Gas cooker LPG conversion

    hi good to here from you. unfortunately my mate ron that is or was my gas man i hardly see these days. but on thursday another gas man is coming to look at my water boiler at home,i shall try and find out more. but ideally you should be able to get lpg cooker etc where you are . i dont know...
  15. vwalan

    Gas cooker LPG conversion

    hi. sorry i cant answer that one . the cooker in my house and the cooker in my trailer came with jet kits for both. might be change of cooker required. not much mains gas round here but lots use lpg either in bottles or tanks . some newer estates have enormous tanks under ground feeding the...
  16. vwalan

    Happy New Year to everyone!

    hi. here in uk . only doing short breaks away . still have the artic but do think about getting a vw t2 , mind the prices these days i think i probably wont, hee hee. might go for another bongo or a toyota hi ace or nissan cabstar. decided if i go smaller then gotta be narrow and no high or...
  17. vwalan

    Happy New Year to everyone!

    well its good to see another return. what you been upto etc. this year seems to be bringing lots of past folk back again. smile and have a good one.
  18. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    having had loads of visas for other countries its not really hard to get a tourist visa. mind some countries outside eu only give short visas . some you have to get a country or two away from the one you are applying for. if they give short ones from date of issue then you have to race through...
  19. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    yes we know ,we knew what you meant. mind we should be able to get a 6month visa if we leave. others do. then you can have 180 days in one go. at the moment after 90days a uk person should register in a country if staying in one country. most dont . vehicles need a sort of register as well. ...
  20. vwalan

    Just Waking Up to Brexit ?

    best bit is we will be able to keep them eu folk out of uk. unless they have bothered to get long visa,s . after all they come over here and make a right mess where ever they stop in their motorhomes. only have to see the mess every where they go. the dutch and germans are getting worse than the...
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