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RV and Camping News from Around the World

Interesting and noteworthy RV stories from around the world. Read about news that is impacting caravan and tent camping in Europe, Asia, Australia, South America and anywhere else that is not in the United States and Canada. RVing and camping is not just an American past-time — it is an activity enjoyed the world over. Read those stories at RV Daily Report.

Australia: Falling tree kills camper in Tasmania

(Jan. 16, 2017) -- A man killed when a tree fell on his head in a remote part of Tasmania was on a camping trip with friends. The man, 21, was struck and killed as he and several friends tried to cut down a tree for firewood in Cockle Creek about 2pm on Saturday. Read More »

England: La Strada motorhome event

(Jan. 13, 2017) -- Webbs Motorcaravans is hosting an event to introduce customers to its new range of La Strada van conversions. The dealer, which has two branches in southern England, at Warminster and Reading, is the sole UK importer of the German brand. Read More »

England: Glamping pods pop up to boost tourism

(Jan. 13, 2017) -- The beautiful Lincolnshire Wolds is becoming the county's glamping hotspot. The luxury experience, which gives campers a glamorous hotel-like stay outdoors, is seeing pubs in the Wolds expand into accommodation to bring a new offer to tourists. Read More »

New Zealand: Campers respect right to freedom camp

(Jan. 12, 2017) -- Freedom campers on the Coromandel have finally heeded the warnings with behavior much improved on previous years. Thames-Coromandel District Council has had only one incident of abuse of compliance officers over the summer so far, with the majority abiding by the bylaws. Read More »

Berlin: Michelin backs Campanda

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(Jan. 11, 2017) — Berlin startup Campanda, which offers an online booking site for recreational vehicles (that’s motorhomes, caravans and campervans), has raised €10 million in Series B funding, Tech Crunch reported. Read More »

Trigano buys controlling state in Auto-Sleepers

(Jan. 10, 2017) -- The French motorhome manufacturing company, the Trigano Group, has bought a controlling stake in the British motorhome and campervan maker, Auto-Sleepers, as well as in the UK motorhome dealer network, Marquis Leisure Read More »