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Painting in the South of France

The South of France for Aspiring Artists

The south of France has much to inspire artists, photographers and writers on a motorhome holiday. Discover exhilarating scenery and a fascinating history as you travel in the footsteps of Van Gogh, Fitzgerald and Picasso. Painting as you travel allows for a slower pace, encouraging you to take a breath and really soak in your […]

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St Paul de Vence

The Heart of Culture on the French Riviera

The French Riviera (or Cote d’Azur to give the area its French title) is one of the most northerly points of the Mediterranean, sat on the southeast corner of the French coastline. Enjoying a mild climate almost all year round, the French Riviera has long been a popular holiday resort for the rich and famous. […]

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cycling in south of france

Tips for cycling in the south of France

If you love the freedom that comes with a cycling tour but don’t fancy covering vast distances, a motorhome holiday offers the best of both worlds. Every Happy Camper vehicle comes with a cycle rack as standard, allowing you to take your bicycles with you around the south of France. The rules of the road […]

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Aire de Service

Free Camping with ‘Aire de Service’ in the south of France

There are a number of recognised motorhome stopovers across Europe where you can wild camp your motorhome overnight. Usually found in car parks or on the edge of farmland, the ‘Aire de Service Camping Car’ requires you to be self-sufficient. There will often be no water, waste disposal or power provided to make your stay […]

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5 Reasons to visit the South of France (as well as the cheese and wine!)

Thousands of British tourists visit France year on year, with the country taking second place to Spain as the most popular European holiday destination. The team at Happy Camper obviously believe that France is the best place for a motorhome holiday. Apart from the fabulous wine and cheese on offer, why do so many people […]

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Helpful tips for motorhome travellers

Helpful Tips for the Newbie Motorhome Traveller

If you have never taken a motorhome holiday, you might be uncertain about what to expect. Rather than being limited to one resort, your motorhome gives you the flexibility to travel from town to town, stopping at points of interest on the way. Here are five helpful tips to help your first holiday run smoothly. […]

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