Motorhome and Car Rental (Western Australia)

Australia, Perth Guide (B): Motorhome and Car Rental (Western Australia)

Before we even start, ever wondered what’s the difference between an RV, campervan, motorhome and caravan? Click here to find out more! 

Then you’re SURE missing out on A LOT of fun and adventure. Think of camping, but with the luxury of a fully functional toilet/shower/kitchen PLUS the convenience of having all these at the back of your rental car and voila! You have an RV!

Though not for everyone or every situation, I do think an RV holiday is an exciting way of touring vast (and safe) countries like Australia and New Zealand. I’ve personally done RV twice; once in New Zealand South Island (Feb2013) and the latest in Perth (Nov2014). It’s really worth trying out if you’ve never done it before. I shall try to summarise the pros and cons of an RV holiday so you can make an informed decision for yourself. 

Convenience: Obviously having your toilet/shower, bed and kitchen travelling with you on your entire journey has its benefits.

Freedom camping under the stars: In case you’re not aware, most countries have regulation governing where you could park your RV overnight (not least because of safety). Penalties are harsh. As such, most RV travellers spend their nights at campsites or caravan parks where you could rent an RV site (for a relatively small fee per pax) and setup for the night. This is almost like an outdoor camping experience. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Motorhome and Car Rental (Western Australia)
Guide Location: Australia » Perth
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Apollo Motorhome Rental   Bayswater Car Rental  
Author: Allan See Toh
Read it on author's website: http://www.balukootravel.com/motorhome-car-rental-western-australia/