Category Archive for: Travel

A Wild Camp On Dartmoor

A Wild Camp on Dartmoor, the musings of V after her first ever wild camping experience. “Shall we go somewhere in the van this weekend?” Images flit across my mind of jam packed campsites, queues for the showers, overflowing bins and the inevitable tedious, twice-as-long journey back on Sunday’s motorways. “Let’s just go for the…

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game drawer in our camper, lots of fun

Top 10 board games for Campervan or Travel

It is no secret amongst my friends and family that I adore board games of all kinds, well maybe except the dreaded Monopoly… With that in mind I have compiled a list of my top 10 board games for campervan or travel. This includes card games too. Small form factor but big on fun is…

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Campervan Cookout goes Wild Camping

Hello, it is I, Cookout Klaws head of the website, this week Campervan Cookout goes wild camping. This week I took time out from tasting food to take my mascots humans on an amazing adventure, wild camping on Dartmoor. Anyone who knows me, knows how much I love the outdoors. We also a few other…

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Road trip via Belgium – mussels on a ridgemonkey

This video shows our trip to Rømø in Denmark, via Belgium, Netherlands and Germany. Our first stop was Bruges and Alsemberg to visit our friend Patrick and his family showed us an amazing way to cook mussells on a ridgemonkey. Patrick kindly showed us how to cook 3 courses on a ridge monkey pan on…

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Sweetcorn and seafood chowder recipe

Cooking on the beach – Seafood Chowder.

Campervan Cooking on the beach – Seafood and Sweetcorn Chowder. What is better than Campervan Cooking on the beach with great company? Nothing I can think of. This was a truly wonderful day out on the beautiful Pembrokeshire coast, making Sweetcorn and Seafood Chowder for a large group. This is the perfect example of just…

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Campervan Cookout -VW California Beach – Fennel Chicken

We spent a week in South Devon in our VW California Beach around Dartmoor and surrounding areas After a cold start to the week the sun came out and the warmth came with it and we decided to have a spot of lunch in the glorious sunshine. As the beach doesnt have an integral kitchen…

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Ginger, honey and dijon glazed salmon fillets


dog walk phantom 2

Foods that are poisonous for dogs

There are quite a lot of foods that are poisonous for dogs, since becoming dog owners we have been repeatedly surprised at ordinary things that can cause illness or even be fatal. It can be quite worrying once you realise, especially if your dog has a habit of scavenging when out and about. More information…

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dog walk with a drone

It seems quite a while since I decided to film a dog walk with a drone.   We are still in the early stages of establishing campervan cookout and deciding the direction we want it to take. The current plan is to host a variety of recipe that can be easily cooked in your campervan…

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Mind your head at the Malvern Hills

My van is in the garage at present being welded for her MOT, it is safe to say I’ve missed the slow paced antics a VW camper brings and I can’t wait to get her back. That means no blog posts, absolutely nothing to write about. This got me thinking back to my first trip out…

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