Motorhome Republic Blog

Hello and welcome to the Motorhome Republic Blog. Here you will find all things related to the most exciting way to holiday, no matter which country you’re in.

Whatever you want to call the vehicles, from motorhome to campervan or RV, the freedom, fun, adventure and affordability of hiring your own ‘hotel on wheels’ is truly unique. Go wherever you want, whenever you want, with whoever you want. And it’s this sense of liberation we will celebrate on this blog.

Our travel itineraries will provide eye-opening ideas for future vacations, taking in New Zealand, Australia, the USA, Canada, UK and everywhere in-between. Bucket List articles feed the wandering spirit, focusing on the likes of the glorious east coast of Ireland, Norway’s Atlantic Road, the stunning and ethereal landscape of NZ’s South Island, the Winelands of South Africa and many more destinations.
We’re hoping our events section will become an essential guide, as we highlight sporting tournaments, music festivals and all of the wonderful opportunities only accessible with a campervan rental. Industry news is also of paramount importance, along with fun videos and Motorhome Movies, capturing the real essence of what we’re all about.

It’s also YOUR blog, so interaction is key. Your stories, your ideas, your feedback… please get in touch and let us know what you think. 

Expect plenty of surprises, quality content and handy information on the Motorhome Republic blog. Happy camping!

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  • Tour one of the most enchanting continents on Earth to discover its most eye-catching historical monuments.
  • Get your summer sorted with these top coastal spots around the world.
  • Jucy has positioned itself at the forefront of campervan technology with its electric prototype; the first of its kind in New Zealand.
  • Ever thought you’d love the freedom and adventure of a motorhome holiday, but balked at the logistics of how to drive and operate a home on wheels? Don’t let the intimidation factor keep you from what could be the journey of a lifetime - with a little instruction and a day or two to get into the swing of things, you’ll be an expert.

  • A motorhome holiday is already an affordable way to holiday, eschewing expensive hotels and transport for accommodation and wheels in one package. There are ways that money-smart travellers can cut costs even further, making their dollars stretch while enjoying a fantastic escape that puts fancy holidays to shame.
  • More than just a week of debauchery for young college students, spring break brings with it the promise of summer to come and the celebration of a winter over and done with. Both for students who have a short holiday from classes and others who are just taking advantage of the excuse for a getaway, a spring break RV holiday is a fantastic way to recharge and explore.

  • Argentina is brimming with exciting road trip opportunities - we’ve compiled a few of the most popular here for your inspiration.
  • Tickets for the annual festival in the Black Rock Desert are snapped up quickly every year, as are RV rentals! For many RV travellers it's considered the zenith, the peak, the ultimate conception of love, life and all that is positive in the world.
  • There are all sorts of places where you can sleep overnight in your Australia motorhome rental for free, but there are a few caveats.
  • Want to camp in New Zealand with your motorhome rental for free, without getting a fine? Find out how here.
  • New Zealand, the Land of the Long White Cloud, Aotearoa to the native people, is known worldwide as a fabulous destination for motorhome road trippers. It is packed with incredible scenery, has well-developed roads and infrastructure for campers, and the laid back people are well used to nomadic travellers.

  • Motorhome Republic’s lucky 200,000th booking was made by a couple who needed it the most.
  • A holiday is wonderful, a holiday with peace of mind is even better. Insurance is one of those details that we would rather forget about in favour of itineraries and activities, but it is an important part of travel planning and one that should be squared away before you depart.

  • Discovering a new place by campervan is a one-of-a-kind experience. But where to begin? With our guide to motorhoming in Europe, we make it easy. Get started today!

  • These national parks should be on everyone’s bucket list. Start planning your next RV holiday today!