Trip preparation

Prepare yourself well!

Below you will find some tolls that can help you before starting your trip as well as while you are on route already.

Websites

  • campercontact.nl: (ES/NL/EN/DE/FR/IT) web site with 17.000 places (overnight parking places, services, camping grounds etc.) in 38 countries mostly in Europe.(RECOMENDAD)
  • guiacampingfecc.com: (ES) web site of the Spanish campers federation with valuations of camping places in Spain, Andorra, Portugal, France, Switzerland, Italy and Croatia.

Apps

  • Autocaravanas: This app provides a selection  of service areas, overnight parking areas in Spain and 17 European countries.
  • Areaspain: Information on camper areas and overnight parking areas.

Paper guides

Checklist a.k.a. Don’t forget:

Things we absolutely need to bring, even though it is convenient to be minimalistic. Make sure everything is well ordered and stowed away in the cupboards or the vehicles ´garage´(rear trunk).

  • Passport
  • Drivers licenses for all drivers
  • Health insurance papers
  • Credit-card
  • Mobile phone (make sure it works abroad, turn off data!)
  • Local currency (for emergencies)
  • Flashlight
  • Cigarette lighter
  • Rain coat and umbrella’s (sorry…)
  • Warm clothing (always)
  • Adequate shoes
  • Road maps and/or navigational system
  • Small first aid kit
  • Drinking water
  • Photo camera
  • Your holiday spirit!

And… don’t forget about insurance?