Author(s): John Basham
Caravan Survival Guide is a completely revised and updated edition of the definitive guide to caravan travelling. Author John Basham shares his detailed knowledge to help you deal with the multiple challenges of touring in your caravan. Driving skills, troubleshooting and maintenance are all covered using case studies, checklists, hints, tips and cautions, while full-colour photographs bring the subject to life. In paperback for easy in-caravan reference, this is the book every caravanner needs before they leave home. Includes: Starting off -- how to pick your caravan and things to keep in mind, Living quarters -- what you need in your caravan, Personal -- health, cooking, pets, insurance and much more, On the road -- driving, towing, tyres and other hints, Tow vehicles -- knowledge, fuel, batteries and security, Mechanicals -- everything from pre-trip maintenance to power needs, Tips and travels -- the author's selection of trips, Appendices -- pre-trip checklist, types of vans and first aid
John Basham is a well-known and respected writer with over 40 years of driving and towing experience. John's many years on the road have given him valuable insights into the pleasures and pitfalls of caravanning around Australia. He's more than happy to share his tips and tricks with travellers to ensure a trouble-free journey.