The Motorhome Blog

Welcome to the motorhome blog from Comfort Insurance!

As motorhomers ourselves, we are constantly learning new tips from and sharing our own experiences with the wider community and with new friends we meet while out on the road.

That's why we started this motorhome blog - as a place for our customers to find useful resources which can help them to get even more out of the motorhome lifestyle.

Here at Comfort, we understand that there will be some reservations with taking your family away on a motorhome trip for the first time, but they are actually fantastic because of the freedom and flexibility they give. Our blog posts will cover everything you need to know about motorhoming with the family and kids.

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Driving in France? You NEED an Air Quality Sticker

A new law in the major cities (place in Paris, Lyon and Grenoble) in France is going to affect anybody driving in the country.
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Your Guide to the Speyside Malt Whisky Trail

The Speyside Malt Whisky Trail gives you valuable insight into a famous Scottish pastime – drinking whisky. You can visit seven world-class distilleries, in the part of Scotland known as “Whisky Country”. This tour only covers 74 miles, so you won’t spend too much time driving. But you’ll need about three days to see everything along…
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5 Motorhome Tips and Tricks Everyone Should Know

The motorhome life is wonderful, isn’t it? Packing your bags, hitting the open road, exploring new places. It’s a fascinating experience, even if it’s only a short trip you’re embarking on. It has its limitations, sure. Space being the main one. Space and sometimes comfort. But these are tiny issues, and ones that can be ironed…
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Second Hand Motorhome Advice

Buying a second hand motorhome is a great way to save money, but it can also have plenty of pitfalls, from dishonest sellers to undetected problems. Luckily Comfort are on your side, and we have drawn up a useful checklist to tick off before you invest in your new second hand motorhome.
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A Balkan Summer

Every summer, thousands of motorhome and campervan owners set off on a continental adventure. There is no denying the beauty that Western Europe has to offer; from the beaches of the French Riviera, to the bustling street culture of Barcelona, to the stunning scenery surrounding the Swiss Alps. This year, if you fancy going a…
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The Sights of Serbia

Serbia may have a chequered history, but today this bustling, vibrant country is one of the highlights of visiting the Balkans. During the 1990s, this part of former Yugoslavia was embroiled in a bitter civil war which lasted a decade. However, a lot has changed since then, and Serbia is now a modern, welcoming country…
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Summer Sun and Solar Panels

Solar panels have been embraced by the motorhome community for a number of years now. Even those without them understand what they do: convert sunlight into electricity. As the trend towards renewable energy sources has gained momentum, so more people are turning to solar panels as a way of providing their electricity. Many people are…
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Stay Safe on the Roads.

For many of us, our motorhomes are something we only really use during the sunnier seasons. As such, it means they can often spend months sat dormant either in a garage or, more often than not, outside exposed to the elements. After long periods off the road even the more experienced motorhome owners can forget…
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Our Favourite Motorhome Forums!

At Comfort, we live and breathe motorhomes; it’s been like that since day one. As the years have rolled by, the internet has proven to be a very worthy asset, helping foster motorhome communities online and putting people in touch with each other who may otherwise never have met. These motorhome forums became a place…