In 2019 reclassifying a panel van, or van with windows, to a motor caravan with the DVLA suddenly became a far more difficult task. From previously only requiring specific internal layout adaptions to enable your van to be reclassified as a motor caravan, the DVLA added a new dimension in … Read more Reclassifying Your Panel Van or Van with Windows to a Motorcaravan – the Conundrum!
In February 2020 we wrote a blog about campervan and van with windows speed limits, which sought to unravel the mysteries of what dictates how fast you can drive a campervan on different pieces of the UK road network. Over the past six months we have been digging further into … Read more Campervan, Van With Windows & Motorcaravan Speed Limits (2020/2021 Update)
On this week’s Gastrotour episode Top Chef, Roman Labat from Down The Hatch is the fourth chef to accept the challenge, cooking up this Philly Cheesesteak in the back of a Jerba Campervan. In partnership with Scotsman Food and Drink we have been visiting chefs near the location of their acclaimed venues, … Read more JERBA GASTROTOUR | Philly Cheesesteak with Roman Labat from Down The Hatch
With the coronavirus lockdown levels gradually being eased across the UK, the subject of staycations has never been so topical – but we feel some thought is needed before blowing the dust from your home from home and hitting the road. After a very difficult three months for very many … Read more Staycation with Staycaution in your Camper Van!
Jerba Campervans is delighted to announce it has joined the Good Business Charter (GBC), an accreditation that seeks to raise the bar on business practices for employees, tax, the environment, customers and suppliers. It’s fantastic to be able to join the growing number of companies that are signing up to … Read more Jerba Campervans Joins The Good Business Charter
We have updated this blog with a new blog with new info on 22/9/20 – just click on this link!!! For many years the question of campervan and motorcaravan (and now van with windows) speed limits has been a widely debated and unclear topic, so with the DVLA’s definition change … Read more Motorcaravan, Campervan & Van With Windows Speed Limits – UPDATED 2020
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On this week’s Gastrotour episode Top Chef, Maciek of New Chapter is the third chef to accept the challenge, cooking up hand dived scallops with black pudding, cep mushrooms, chive buerre blanc, quails egg and black truffle in the back of a Jerba Campervan. In partnership with Scotsman Food and Drink we … Read more Hand Dived Scallops with Maciek Szymik from New Chapter | JERBA GASTROTOUR
Four queer women, who’ve never been on holiday together, squeezed into a Jerba campervan, in Scotland, home of rain, in autumn? An ambitious route, covering more than 400 miles in just two days? What better way to put the “lesbians love camping” stereotype – and their friendship – to the test? … Read more DIVA Magazine Tour The Highlands In A Jerba Campervan! – See How They Got On
Ventile Cotton is ‘The world’s most effective, natural, all-weather cotton textile’. When we first started designing the Jerba roof one thing that was of top priority was to have a removable, eco-friendly & better quality canvas than anything currently available on the market. Where most would start their material selection … Read more Why do we use Ventile on our Pop Top Roof Canvas?
Watch as we take this brand new VW T6 from a bare van and turn it into a fully kitted out high top campervan. This campervan conversion was done over the course of 4 weeks and the guys documented each stage with our time-lapse camera. Watch as we strip out … Read more Watch a PROFESSIONAL campervan build timelapse – 4 weeks in 10 MINS
This year at the NEC Motorhome and Caravan show David, from our team, was invited to talk about all things VW T5 & T6 on The Campervan Channel. The VW T6 Transporter is a fantastic base vehicle for campervan conversion – but which version of the Volkswagen T6 do you … Read more The Campervan Channel – Everything You Need To Know About Buying A T5 or T6 For Your Campervan Conversion
On this week’s Gastrotour episode Top Chef, Mark Greenaway of Grazing is the second chef to accept the challenge, cooking up his Baby Roast Chicken with roasted hazelnuts, cauliflower and roasted potatoes in the back of a Jerba Campervan. In partnership with Scotsman Food and Drink we have been visiting chefs … Read more Baby Roast Chicken with Mark Greenaway from Grazing | JERBA GASTROTOUR
We are embarking on a “Gastrotour” of Scotland in a bid to get the country’s finest chefs and restaurateurs to leave their professional kitchens and cook up a storm in the back of one of our converted VW Transporters. Visiting chefs near the location of their acclaimed venues, we are … Read more JERBA GASTROTOUR | Giant Cous Cous Fruits De Mer with Dean Gassabi from Maison Bleue
Volkswagen commercial vehicles have a very handy configurator on their website that allows you to create your perfect T6.1 van ahead of your campervan conversion. This is the configurator that we use ourselves here at Jerba and it’s a great tool for seeing what VW options are available on the … Read more VW Van Configurator – Design Your Dream VW T6.1 Van Instantly Online!
In Scotland the fried egg forecast does come, just sometimes, and when it does, it’s great to be able to drop everything and just go and enjoy it. And we did. Late September and with not a cloud in sight my wife and I headed north west with our 4-year-old … Read more Sean McFarlane recently took the Sanna and his family to Scotland’s glorious west coast, and loved every minute of it.