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Wanderen :    Middle English, from Old English Wandrian.
Wanderen is the site for those who seek an alternative to the "Rat Race" - the site was designed by me for the sole purpose of documenting our different approach to living our lives. Some may be brought here with the desire to find out about the "Hippy" lifestyle - This site is not really about that ( I like my home comforts too much ), but does contain plenty of useful and helpful information for these wishing to drop out in that way. The Wanderen site is constantly under development with new and ( occasionally ) recycled articles from my previous efforts. It is not a Travel-log, It is not a technical manual - it is a smorgasbord of musings, rants (especially in the blog!) , hints and tips and quite a few shameless plugs for my friends and those that I feel are worthy. I hope you will find something useful or even thought provoking in amongst these pages and I hope that you will feel able to contribute with your own experiences as well..

SJ 23/09/2010

Wanderen : Futuroscope

Campsites ('Camp Sites') that we have already visited include:

Camping Pinar San Jose in Andalusia , España (Spain)
Zahora. 17- Barbate 11159 (Cadiz)
Andalusia , España (Spain)
Tel : (+34) 956 43 70 30
Fax : (+34) 956 43 71 74
Email : info@campingpinarsanjose.com
Web : http://www.campingpinarsanjose.com
Map : LAT: 36° 12' 03.05" N / LONG: 06° 02' 06.23" W
Camping La Sierrecilla in Andalusia , España (Spain)
Avda. De Blas Infante
29531 - Humilladero
Malaga, Andalusia , España (Spain)
Tel : (+34) 951 19 90 90 / (+34) 693 82 81 99
Email : campinglasierrecilla@gmail.com
Web : http://www.lasierrecilla.com
GPS: 37.108518 -4.695625
Las Cañadas ( Las Canadas ) in Hervás (Hervas), España (Spain)
Ctra. Nac. 630, km 432, (Cruce con Hervás)
Baños de Montemayor (Banos de Montemayor)
10750 Cáceres (Caceres)
España (Spain)
Tel : (+34) 927 48 11 26 / (+34) 927 48 13 14
Web : http://www.campinglascanadas.com
Turiscampo near Espiche, Algarve, Portugal
Estrada Nacional 125 8600-109
Espiche, (Near Praia da Luz) Lagos
Tel : (00351) 282 789 265
Fax : (00351) 282 788 578
Email : info@turiscampo.com
Reservations : reservas@turiscampo.com
Web : http://www.turiscampo.com
Camping Monaco Parc in Longny au Perche, France
Route de Monceaux
61290 Longny au Perche
Tel : (+33) 233 735 959
Fax : (+33) 233 257 756
Email : info@campingmonacoparc.com
Web : ttp://www.campingmonacoparc.com
Camping le Futuriste near Poitiers , France
Tel. (+33)5 49 52 47 52
Fax. (+33)5 49 37 23 33
Web : http://www.camping-le-futuriste.fr
Le camping LARROULETA near St Jean de Luz , France
210, route de Socoa
64122 Urrugne
Tel : 05 59 47 37 84
Fax 05 59 47 42 54
E-mail : info@larrouleta.com
Website : http://www.larrouleta.com
Hele Valley Holiday Park near Ilfracombe, Devon
Hele Bay
North Devon
EX34 9RD
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 1271 862460
Fax: +44 (0) 1271 867926
E-mail : holidays@helevalley.co.uk
Web : http://www.helevalley.co.uk
Ayr Holiday Park in St.Ives, Cornwall, UK Higher Ayr
TR26 1EJ
United Kingdom
Tel : +44 (0)1736 795 855
Fax: +44 (0)1736 798 797
Email : recept@ayrholidaypark.co.uk
Web : http://www.ayrholidaypark.co.uk

Trevalgan Touring Park (Part of Ayr Holiday Park) in St.Ives, Cornwall, UK Trevalgan Farm
TR26 3BJ
Tel : +44 (0)1736 792 048
Email : recept@trevalgantouringpark.co.uk
Web : http://www.ayrholidaypark.co.uk/touring-park.php

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Wanderen is defined as......
wanderen :
/~ wan•der
Middle English : Wanderen,from Old English Wandrian.
1. To move about without a definite destination or purpose.
2. To go by an indirect route or at no set pace; amble: wander toward town
-verb (used with object)
3. to wander over or through: to roam the countryside.
4. The act or an instance of wandering; a stroll.

http://www.wanderen.com is a site about touring around the EC (Europe ): with a Land Rover Defender County 110 200tdi and Hobby Prestige Caravan. We communicate with the world wide web (www / internet ) using a number of methods : an Alden Netmaster 90 data satellite dish which connects to the internet using the ipcopter network, and we also carry a number of Vodafone data dongles for use in countries like England,France,Spain,Portugal,Italy, Germany,Belgium, Holland and the like..Camping,Caravanning and touring with Motorbikes,RV's and Motorhomes are also covered in the active forums and on the blogs. http://www.wanderen.com is an excellent place for those wishing to travel around Europe , as holidaymakers, tourists,backpackers or those retired who are looking to retire to the sun. with information on campsites, Camping, Camp sites,b&b,hotels,restaurants and days out you will find a wealth of knowledge contained within these pages as they develop. http://www.wanderen.com also contains useful information on the equipment you may wish to take , covering such common household names as Dometic Fridges,Dometic Air conditioning (aircon),Vodafone Dongles, Alden Satellite Dishes, Trauma Heaters ( Traumatic ), Hippo water pumps,LG Microwaves and other Caravan,Motorhome,RV and Camping equipment. Visitors will also have access to technical manuals and tutorials on the equipment for most of the brands used in this adventure. Manuals will be available for the Alden Netmaster Dish, Hobby Prestige Caravan and for the Land Rover Defender County 110 200tdi.One of the tutorials describes how to change the heating element on a Dometic Fridge. Another discribes how to change a transfer box on a Land Rover Defender.
We use and promote 'camping cheques' which can be found at http://www.campingcheque.com
We are also members of the 'The Caravan Club' and the 'The Camping and Caravan Club'.

Please note that our site is NOT spelt : Wander,Wandering,Wanderer,Wandern - some of these are German words and do not reflect the content of our site properly.