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  1. DM23

    DM23 Funster

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    After a few years of talking about it, we've pretty much decided that we're now going to buy a motorhome. I've been reading all sorts of topics on this wonderful forum over the past day or so and I think I'm getting a better idea of what we're getting ourselves into (y)

    We love camping but gave it up a few years ago as we were fed up of being cold and damp in a tent - we always looked at the motorhomes on site with envy. As a teenager our holidays were in a caravan - I have very fond memories of camping all over France, but hubby won't do caravans. A motorhome seems the perfect solution for us :D

    There's only two of us so we want something as small as possible, but definitely need a shower and enough room to move around in and at least 6' headroom. Also either a garage or bike rack.

    So, the plan is to figure out which layout works best for us and which gadgets are essential/optional, keep an eye on the market to make sure our budget is realistic and then buy something in the autumn/winter.
     
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  2. Baycott

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    It's always good to have a plan. Happy hunting and then happy holidays :HelloThere:
     
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    :hiya: Good morning , and welcome

    Yep , good plan . I've been on here a year now , reading the post's , researching different van's on the inter web , and going to a couple of show's . Now got a really good idea what i'm looking for , so will start seriously looking in sept .

    Go for it , any question's just ask even if they do seem silly one's . Hah I did ,
    Just remember , buy in haste , repent at leisure .
    (Though i do think a year maybe a tad too long)
     
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    :hiya2: & :welcome3::):)
     
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  8. Carol

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    Hello welcome, if you are looking at 6meters and under could be worth looking at a Hymer 544 or 584 tad under 6 meters good shower and storage. Check the pay load and for damp before buying (though I'm sure you will have already worked that one out.

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    Hi and welcome to FUN. (y)
     
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    Welcome aboard;)
     
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    Hi & welcome to Motorhome'fun'
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    Hi and :welcome4:and hope you find the van of your dreams!
     
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    Hello and welcome .. hope you enjoy.
     
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    Hi and Welcome.......(y)
     
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    Howdy. You've made the right decisions - both about motorhoming and joining this forum!
     
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