53 episodes

Welcome to The Camping Crew (Ireland) podcasts where we will be reviewing camp sites in Ireland, camping products, and generally chatting about Motorhome Campervan and Tent camping in Ireland and further afield.
Other Tags: RV, Campsites, Stopovers, Aires, etc

The Camping Crew Aaron Burchael & Chris Byrne

    • Places & Travel

Welcome to The Camping Crew (Ireland) podcasts where we will be reviewing camp sites in Ireland, camping products, and generally chatting about Motorhome Campervan and Tent camping in Ireland and further afield.
Other Tags: RV, Campsites, Stopovers, Aires, etc

    Episode 53 - Rushin to the campfire for treats

    Episode 53 - Rushin to the campfire for treats

    Welcome to The Camping Crew podcast with Aaron Burchael & Chris Byrne

    This is meant to be a fun podcast, we are just enthusiasts and what we discuss on the podcast are just our own personal views.

    News:

    Alice was on from Kilmore Quay Camping Park with an update

    Follow-ups & shout-outs:

    Fer mentions from Charlie & Me, the recent video on tools

    Campsites or stop overs:
    Aaron tells us about his recent trip to Rushin Caravan & Camping Park, 20 mins from Enniskillen

    Tips:

    Campfire or BBQ quick treat or snack ideas

    Products:

    Pop up changing, shower or toilet tent for the campervans with no separate room.

    We discuss the DAVIS SHOCKLES MINI SHOCKLE 24" BLACK

    Camp life:

    Where is the first place that your are going to go camping in Ireland when restrictions are lifted

    If you would like a sticker for your motorhome or Campervan just send us your address and we will pop it in the post to you.

    We  wrap up this podcast with a quick shout out for Aaron’s Vlog on YouTube  called:  Charlie  and me our Camping Vlog and his website http://www.campsitereview.com

    We  also give a quick mention to our Twitter account for our podcast which  is @TheCampingCrew and our email address  CampingCrewPodcast@gmail.com  and ask for ideas, campsites, products, news items to discuss on the  podcast.

    We hope that you like our podcast. If you did please subscribe and tell your camping friends about us.

    • 23 min
    Episode 52 - Flaming Chargers, Fan Packs and other WiFi options

    Episode 52 - Flaming Chargers, Fan Packs and other WiFi options

    Welcome to The Camping Crew podcast with Aaron Burchael & Chris Byrne

    This is meant to be a fun podcast, we are just enthusiasts and what we discuss on the podcast are just our own personal views.

    News:

    Irish Government: Holiday/caravan parks to close  from this evening.

    Subject: No Mot required in NI up to 22 June.. Jamie at Strand Camping Doonbeg posted to MHC saying that all MOT testing in NI has been suspended

    Longford County Council discussed recently the need for camper van parking spaces

    Follow-ups & shout-outs:

    We received a suggestion by email recently from Peter Cody about a Camping Crew Fan/Support pack for the listeners

    Kevin, Aoife, Eddie and Harry emailed on the 23rd regarding their Motorhome WI-FI solution

    Tips & Camping hacks:

    We offer some suggestion on more things to do in your motorhome when your stuck at home

    Products:

    This weeks product shout out is the BIOLITE CAMP STOVE

    If you would like a sticker for your motorhome or Campervan just send us your address and we will pop it in the post to you.

    We  wrap up this podcast with a quick shout out for Aaron’s Vlog on YouTube  called:  Charlie  and me our Camping Vlog and his website http://www.campsitereview.com

    We  also give a quick mention to our Twitter account for our podcast which  is @TheCampingCrew and our email address  CampingCrewPodcast@gmail.com  and ask for ideas, campsites, products, news items to discuss on the  podcast.

    We hope that you like our podcast. If you did please subscribe and tell your camping friends about us.

    • 26 min
    Episode 51 - Campsites closing, cat litter and camping kitchens

    Episode 51 - Campsites closing, cat litter and camping kitchens

    Welcome to The Camping Crew podcast with Aaron Burchael & Chris Byrne

    This is meant to be a fun podcast, we are just enthusiasts and what we discuss on the podcast are just our own personal views.

    News:

    We received and email from Bryan Web about campsites that are closing due to the Coronavirus

    Motorhome Craic thread - Subject: Temporary site closures

    https://www.motorhomecraic.com/forum/topic.php?t=21394

    Tips:

    While we are all grounded why not catch up on the little jobs on your camper motorhome  or caravan.

    Campsites or stop overs:

    Charles Coughlan sent us an email about two sites that he visited in Scotland


    Sango Sands Oasis in Durness

    Another site at the other side of the hill at Balnakeil


    Aaron tells us about his recent stay at Blaney Caravan Park Enniskillen

    Campinghacks And Tips:

    As  seen on a twitter posting - To battle condensation in the van try  filling an old sock with cat litter and placing on the dash!

    Products:

    Have a look out for the Vango Gastro Kitchen Unit

    Camp life:

    With  all of us at home presently I know a lot of you campers are avid  readers. Can any of you recommend some good Motorhome, Campervan,  Caravanning or camping books? Fiction or non-fiction.

    If you would like a sticker for your motorhome or Campervan just send us your address and we will pop it in the post to you.

    We  wrap up this podcast with a quick shout out for Aaron’s Vlog on YouTube  called:  Charlie  and me our Camping Vlog and his website http://www.campsitereview.com

    We  also give a quick mention to our Twitter account for our podcast which  is @TheCampingCrew and our email address  CampingCrewPodcast@gmail.com  and ask for ideas, campsites, products, news items to discuss on the  podcast.

    We hope that you like our podcast. If you did please subscribe and tell your camping friends about us.

    • 24 min
    Episode 50 - Camping solo, changing wheels and vinegar

    Episode 50 - Camping solo, changing wheels and vinegar

    Welcome to The Camping Crew podcast with Aaron Burchael & Chris Byrne

    This is meant to be a fun podcast, we are just enthusiasts and what we discuss on the podcast are just our own personal views.

    News:

    Vantastival is postponed until September back on the 18th and 20th

    There is a new website that is offering free adverts for private sales.

    Its called: IMCS - IRISH MOTORHOME & CARAVAN SALES

    The Website is: https://irishmotorhomesales.com/  

    Hilary  Britton says ..  I've been planning for a while now, to open a small  campervan / glamping site just outside Dungarvan , Co Waterford and  finally look set to potentially open by June.

    Follow-ups & shout-outs:

    Mick Percival got in touch with us about our recent chat about The Hook:

    We received a n excellent email from Dave Scott during the week

    Rob sent us an email about reviewing sites in Northern Ireland

    Campsites or stop overs:

    Interview with Michael & Niall about the new Aire in the Workhouse in Kilmacthomas on the Waterford Greenway......

    Tips & Campinghacks:

    We received some great tips from by email from Peter Cody

    Products:

    Towbar law... What height should the towball be?

    Camp life:

    Dory from Boards.ie got in touch with some good suggestions

    Finally a question for our listeners from Roy Dowie via direct message on Twitter

    If you would like a sticker for your motorhome or Campervan just send us your address and we will pop it in the post to you.

    We  wrap up this podcast with a quick shout out for Aaron’s Vlog on YouTube  called:  Charlie  and me our Camping Vlog and his website http://www.campsitereview.com

    We  also give a quick mention to our Twitter account for our podcast which  is @TheCampingCrew and our email address  CampingCrewPodcast@gmail.com  and ask for ideas, campsites, products, news items to discuss on the  podcast.

    We hope that you like our podcast. If you did please subscribe and tell your camping friends about us.

    • 45 min
    Episode 49 - A hook, a stitch and a plot of land

    Episode 49 - A hook, a stitch and a plot of land

    Welcome to The Camping Crew podcast with Aaron Burchael & Chris Byrne

    This is meant to be a fun podcast, we are just enthusiasts and what we discuss on the podcast are just our own personal views.

    News:

    Possible new camper van park for the Hook peninsula, details from the New Ross Standard

    Follow-ups & shout-outs:

    We  read an email in to charlie@aaronburchael.com  from D about his plan to  invest in a camper to get out an about with his disability

    We read a post from campsitereview.com from Clakrey about his experience as a first time motorhome.

    An interesting email in from Darren regarding re upholstered cab seats

    Campsites or stop overs:

    We discuss The Meadow Camping Park, Glandore, Co Cork

    Products:

    There are SO MANY questions about Aframe towing I don’t think we will ever get an answear. I use an AFrame to tow our FIAT 500. Here is a link to some questions asked & answered https://www.lnbleisure.co.uk/index.php/2/

    We have a product recommendation in from Ally at the MotorhomeCraic.com forum - Ring RSCDC30 DC To DC Smart Battery Charger 12v 30amp

    Camp life:

    Has  any of our listeners bought a plot of land in a favourite location/spot  just for camping on? Is this something people do? We discuss.

    If you would like a sticker for your motorhome or Campervan just send us your address and we will pop it in the post to you.

    We  wrap up this podcast with a quick shout out for Aaron’s Vlog on YouTube  called:  Charlie  and me our Camping Vlog and his website http://www.campsitereview.com

    We  also give a quick mention to our Twitter account for our podcast which  is @TheCampingCrew and our email address  CampingCrewPodcast@gmail.com  and ask for ideas, campsites, products, news items to discuss on the  podcast.

    We hope that you like our podcast. If you did please subscribe and tell your camping friends about us.

    • 28 min
    Episode 48 - Charlie hits 1000, all terrain tyres and fishing sites

    Episode 48 - Charlie hits 1000, all terrain tyres and fishing sites

    Welcome to The Camping Crew podcast with Aaron Burchael & Chris Byrne

    This is meant to be a fun podcast, we are just enthusiasts and what we discuss on the podcast are just our own personal views.

    News:

    Charlie & Me hit over 1,000 subscribers (1018 today)

    Follow-ups & shout-outs:

    Hi to Kevin and Aoife who are out in Austria listening to The Camping Crew, thanks for the Photos it looks amazing out there.

    In  follow up to our recent ferry chat from Mick Percival we got a follow  up message from Kim Olphert on the Facebook group Motorhome friendly  locations ireland

    We discuss an interesting topic suggested by Harvey Mushman via message on Twitter

    Charles Coughlan sent us in a response to our tweet about motorhoming the Tour De France

    Campsites or stop overs:

    Review in from Ian & Yvonne Clarke  about the Wild Atlantic Camp, Creeslough, Co. Donegal

    Last week we asked about Campsites near good fishing locations. We have contributions from Clinton Donovan and Liam Foley

    Tips

    We had a email in from Ian Clark recently with a tip for the "leg length challenged."

    Products:

    Your own private ehu in a box, we discuss the Aceleron Essential 100Ah Lithium Battery

    If you would like a sticker for your motorhome or Campervan just send us your address and we will pop it in the post to you.

    We  wrap up this podcast with a quick shout out for Aaron’s Vlog on YouTube  called:  Charlie  and me our Camping Vlog and his website http://www.campsitereview.com

    We  also give a quick mention to our Twitter account for our podcast which  is @TheCampingCrew and our email address  CampingCrewPodcast@gmail.com  and ask for ideas, campsites, products, news items to discuss on the  podcast.

    We hope that you like our podcast. If you did please subscribe and tell your camping friends about us.

    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

Jpjules ,

Highly recommend this

We are planning to buy a motorhome soon and having this podcast is great. The advice we have picked up its first class.

J Kilpatrick ,

Local news on the Motorhome front

Great to have a podcast from our own local scene here in Ireland. Aaron & Chris present a nice relaxed easy to listen to format that gives us a great on-site into all things motorhoming in Ireland.

LLirl ,

Excellent

Really enjoying these. Very helpful

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