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Thinking of buying a new motorhome or campervan in Ireland?
For the motorhome enthusiast who loves to live life to the full, a brand new motorhome provides the ultimate in touring comfort with the latest technological advances and stylish design. There are so many good reasons to choose a brand new motorhome over a second hand motorhome, as can be seen from the list of benefits below:
Motorhomes are designed for recreational use and the great outdoors. So whether it's a trip to the forest, beach or mountains, you can expect to find reminders of where you've just been in the interior of your campervan almost immediately. Because the habitation space is used for relaxing, dining and sleeping, the upholstery is more susceptible to more robust usage and unfortunately, also more prone to drink spills and food stains.
Irish weather conditions in recent years have had us all reaching for our winter woollies unexpectedly, sometimes right up to the month of April. For motorhomes owners, it's important to be prepared ahead of a cold snap in order to avoid potential damage to your motorhome as a result of freezing temperatures. We hope to save you a lot of time and money by guiding you in the right direction.
Not only are bikes good for health, fitness, the environment and your bank balance, there is a noticeable surge in demand for E-bikes as a versatile, flexible and trendy mode of transport. Worldwide the E-bike market is at approximately 40 million in terms of unit sales and this figure is expected to grow by 38% by 2024.
For seasoned motorhome owner Richard Ferris who has been motorhoming for almost 30 years with his wife Sandra, it was really important to get it right when choosing their next motorhome. After all it will be used extensively in both Ireland and on the Continent. With careful consideration and haven chosen a brand new model best suited to the couples needs, Richard shares his charming narrative account of the next most important step in the purchase process - Collection!
After collecting our brand new Majestic 175 motorhome and going through the collection process we prepared to embark of our first road trip. Even though we have been motorhoming for almost 30 years, this was our second ever brand new motorhome purchase. With some slight trepidation, it was time to put our investment to the test. We headed off to a campsite in south west of Ireland. Read on to see how it all unfolded.