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 are age 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...

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...

Bongo camper travels in France during COVID

Sat waiting to board the ferry at Dover, we couldn’t help but feel rather sheepish. The UK Government had announced just 18 hours ago that France was now added to the quarantine list, and the...

Things to do in Goa with kids away from the beach

Days spent playing the soft sand, then boogie boarding in the waves until the sun sets over the Arabian Sea. Absolute bliss. For anyone visiting India with kids, I always recommend tagging on a few days...

Mazda Bongo interior renovations: making our Bongo a little more ‘us’

When we first bought our Mazda Bongo camper from eBay back in July 2020, it came with a interior side conversion (which is the layout we wanted) and a big black flame down the side....

A lakes and mountains summer road trip through France

2020 screwed everyone’s travel plans. And in all honesty, I thought that international travel would be off the cards altogether for this year. But thankfully I was wrong, and we’ve just finalised our plans to...

Getting our mischief on with the MAOAM Mischief Hub

My boys are ALWAYS cracking me up. They’re such cheeky monkeys, full of energy, who frequently remind me how important it is to embrace my inner-child.  I’m working in a paid relationship with MAOAM promoting...