All about our Mazda Bongo 4×4 camper!

In June 2020 we decided it was about time we finally bought ourselves a camper – a Mazda Bongo 4×4 camper from eBay! We’re a family of four (our boys were aged 5 and 6) and if you’ve been following us for a while, you know we love a good road trip. Whether it was overlanding Africa in a Land Rover for 100 days, or our European road trips in France or Iceland, we’re happiest on the road...

Mablethorpe Camping and Caravanning Club Site: REVIEW

For our first Mazda Bongo camping trip of 2021 (our driveway campouts over lockdown don’t count), the beach was calling! Living in the Peak District, we are rather lacking in beach options. But just a...

BONGO CONVOS: the weekly LIVE insta chat on @travelynnfamily

Bongo Convos is a weekly LIVE insta chat where I chat to family travel experts across the globe from the comfort of our beloved Mazda Bongo. From European vanlife to sailing around the world with...

Mazda Bongo colouring sheets for kids (free printable)

Download and print out these FREE Mazda Bongo colouring sheets. We are a family who own a Mazda Bongo 4×4 camper. He’s part of our family and we love the adventures he takes us on....

The top 10 family travel destinations according to our kids

During the first UK first lockdown, I couldn’t bring myself to think, let alone talk, about our travels… it honestly brought me to tears. I know that sounds rather melodramatic of me, but travel has...

Top 10 tips for an easy and long-lasting Bongo life

Our Mazda Bongo 4×4 camper is part of our family, and even though he’s over 20 years old, he runs pretty damn fine. We bought him in June 2020 (we’re beginners!) and have just returned...

Our pick of the BEST family campsites in France

With all that is going on in the world, we are so pleased we managed to get away to France this summer in our Mazda Bongo camper. We’ve always been huge fans of the French...