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  1. graemegoingsouth

    graemegoingsouth Funster

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    Newbies looking to start out, we plan to travel over Europe so are looking for a
    Left Hand Drive.
    Any advice greatly received!
    Graeme
     
  2. Anthea M

    Anthea M Funster

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    Hello and welcome plenty of help and advice here! And fun too!:hiya2::WelcomeFlag:
     
  3. Hollyberry

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    :pink:. Sit in lots of Motorhomes, either at a show or a dealership. This will help you work out the lay out that works for you. Look at fixed bed vs over cab bed vs drop down bed, rear u shaped lounge, where the kitchen area works for you. Storage varies from van to van--- garage, lockers, cupboards etc..
    Once you've got your list of what you want--- and what you don't want--- you can narrow it down to makes and models.
     
  4. graemegoingsouth

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    Thanks Hollyberry
     
  5. graemegoingsouth

    graemegoingsouth Funster

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    Hi Anthea, which bit of Sheffield? I'm in Crosspool on Monday.
     
  6. davidbaldam

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    Hi and welcome to FUN, layout is everything get that right and your set. Work out the pros and cons of what you would prefer and the best place to but a left hand Motorhome is Germany, use the search bar in the top left hand corner to help you. :)
     
  7. graemegoingsouth

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    Thanks David
     
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    Wot @Hollyberry said !! That's good advice.
    :HelloThere:
    From East Sussex and
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  9. graemegoingsouth

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    I forgot to say
    Make up any beds and try out!
    Sit on toilet and see if there is leg room!
    And always get a test drive! ( we've asked and dealers were surprised we wanted or needed to test drives van!):)Good luck it's an exciting time!!
     
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    :welcome4:
     
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    Welcome aboard;)
     
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    :hiya2:
     
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    :welcome3::welcome3:Hi There and Welcome to the best and most helpfull people and forum which I've ever had the pleasure to belong to. I'm sure you will get all the help you require and probably more besides lol.
    Best Wishes Tony
     
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    Welcome on board the madhouse........
     
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    Try out as many layouts as you fancy until you decide what is best for you, make up and lie on the bed, sit on the toilet, stick your head into the washbasin etc until you have decided what layout you prefer.
    View as many vans as you can at dealers and shows BUT only in your chosen layout otherwise you will get distracted by others and you will be back to square one, without actually having been anywhere :rolleyes:
    Enjoy the hunt it is part of the fun.
    And :welcomesign:
     
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    Welcome! Best place to buy a LHD vehicle is in Europe. Quite a few on here have bought in Germany and Belgium for example. Do a search on importing to find the threads describing the process. Significant savings possible. :)
     
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    Hi and Welcome........(y)
     
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    Thanks for the replies G
     
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