A weekend away with two small children and a RV

MANCHESTER, England — The delivery of a luxury motorhome had our children buzzing with delight as they went to explore their 24ft long ‘den’.

Harry, six, and Lottie, nearly four, excitedly christened it their ‘home on wheels’, but my heart was thumping for a different reason: How was I going to manoeuvre this leviathan?

The biggest thing I’d driven was our Mazda Bongo, which is narrower than many cars and certainly not very long at around 15ft.

I felt like a novice bus driver as I edged the 8ft wide Bailey motorhome through our West Yorkshire village, eyes flitting from one wing mirror to the other at every bend and roundabout.

Read the full story from Manchester Evening News.

Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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