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 of motorcaravan in 2019 we thought we revisit the speed limit subject again. After a discussion with the Dept for … 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.
Jerba Campervans is a registered campervan converter for the VW T6 and now the T6.1, this is gained by invitation from Volkswagen themselves and is held in very high regard throughout the industry. This status comes with certain perks, such as VW inviting us along to the launch of the … Read more Volkswagen invited us to the launch of the NEW T6.1 in Mallorca… here’s what happened!
VW recently unveiled its latest incarnation of the iconic transporter at the Bauma Trade fair in Munich. Jerba Campervans though you might appreciate a quick guide to what’s changing in your much-loved Transporter. The T6.1 will not be radically different from the current T6, but there are some front styling … Read more The New VW Transporter T6.1
On the 1st Sept 2019 the DVLA introduced a new road tax (vehicle excise duty) structure for motorcaravans (campervans & motorhomes) at their first registration. This does not affect any campervans or motorhomes that are already registered and on the road, it’s only applicable for new registrations. For Type Approval … Read more New Road Tax (VED) for Campervans & Motorhomes
If you’re not already following us on Instagram, maybe it’s time to start. Each week, we bring inspiration to those who love travel, those who are thinking of making the leap into a camper van lifestyle, and those who simply want to see a ‘behind the scenes’ here at Jerba … Read more Join our adventures on Instagram!!
“Planning for succession is one of the biggest challenges a business owner will face, and despite the fact that giving the topic early consideration can mean better results for the employer, the employees and the business, many delay.” Jerba Campervans founder Simon Poole recently decided to adopt the Employee Ownership … Read more Selling your business? Join the Scottish Enterprise Employee Ownership Workshops here!