Pull The Other One – Are Passengers Allowed In A Caravan When It’s Being Towed

Posted on December 19, 2023 at 4:33 pm by The Insurance Emporium

Anyone who owns a caravan knows the freedom of being able to head off whenever you feel like it, in your own little portable holiday home. You have everything you need, right there in your caravan without having to cram it all into the car; we all remember family holidays as a child, wedged into […]

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6 Best Campsites in Yorkshire

Posted on August 1, 2023 at 9:06 am by The Insurance Emporium

Find the perfect camping location in Yorkshire. Caravanning has always been a favourite choice of holiday by Brits for decades. The simplicity of basic shelter, barbeques and fresh air is something that helps to fill our hearts with joy. Since lockdown and travel restrictions in 2020, more people are opting for staycations, and what better […]

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Posted on July 24, 2023 at 2:00 pm by The Insurance Emporium

Owning a caravan can be the introduction to a world of fantastic and magical adventures. Whether you’re on the road exploring in a tourer, or have found the perfect spot for your static, a caravan holiday could be the perfect getaway. It’s all about relaxing and feeling stress-free, which is where insurance might come in. […]

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Caravan Snaking – Tips And Advice On How To Prevent It

Posted on July 13, 2023 at 4:43 pm by The Insurance Emporium

A snaking caravan is something that all caravan owners hope to avoid as it can be terrifying and potentially very dangerous. Most cases can be prevented, but accidents can happen to even the most careful driver, so we’ve put together a short guide to avoid it happening, with advice on what to do if it […]

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Tyre Safety for Caravans

Posted on June 27, 2023 at 2:43 pm by The Insurance Emporium

It’s the time of year when we want to be making the most of our caravans, and one of the benefits of owning one is being able to have the freedom to head off on a last-minute getaway. This means that our caravans always need to be in great shape, not just so we can […]

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Cracking The Code – CRiS Numbers Explained

Posted on April 17, 2023 at 12:03 pm by The Insurance Emporium

Caravan ownership is on the rise in the UK, particularly after the pandemic when domestic holidays and ‘staycations’ became increasingly popular; NCC figures show that there are currently more than a million caravans and motorhomes in the UK. If you’re one of the many people looking to buy a caravan, then you’ve probably heard of […]

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Pimp Up My Van – Why Millennials are Choosing Caravans for UK Adventures

Posted on April 5, 2023 at 10:44 am by The Insurance Emporium

New research from our data team here at The Insurance Emporium of caravan policies has revealed ‘millennials’ are our biggest growing demographic, now accounting for 23% of all touring caravan policies in 2022, an increase of 5% since 2019. This demographic has shown growth of 85% (2022) since 2019. The surge behind this is being […]

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Do You Need to Take a B+E Test to Tow a Caravan?

Posted on February 5, 2021 at 5:43 pm by The Insurance Emporium

If you’re a keen caravanner, or if you’re thinking about buying your first caravan, you might have heard about the B+E test! At The Insurance Emporium, we know how confusing the different licenses and requirements for towing a caravan can get confusing. That’s why we’ve put together our guide to the B+E licence, and whether […]

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Insuring Your Touring Caravan While Out of Use

Posted on January 20, 2021 at 11:56 am by The Insurance Emporium

We’re well into the winter months now. Chances are, you won’t be taking your caravan out in the colder season! Even though you might not be using your caravan, it could still be a good idea to think about taking out insurance for your caravan. Here are a few ways insurance could cover you and […]

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Posted on October 14, 2019 at 3:51 pm by The Insurance Emporium

The Motorhome & Caravan Show* is one of the biggest events of the year for caravanners across the UK! Taking place at the NEC Birmingham, you’ll get to see all-new products and ‘vans for 2020, have the opportunity to get behind the wheel, get expert advice and watch some special guest speakers. You might even […]

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