A Coastal Escape: Our Road Trip from Wolverhampton to Great Yarmouth

Leaving behind Wolverhampton in our campervan rental, My husband and I set out on a road trip adventure towards the sunny shores of Great Yarmouth. With the promise of the beaches, seaside charm, and endless fun awaiting, our journey is bound to be filled with excitement and relaxation. Here’s a glimpse into our coastal escape.

My husband and I pack our belongings into the hired campervan from Wolverhampton, eager to hit the road. With our favourite tunes playing on the stereo we embark on the journey towards Great Yarmouth, the coastal gem of Norfolk.

As we approach Great Yarmouth, the salty scent of the sea fills the air, signalling our arrival at our seaside campsite, we set up our hired campervan at our hard standing pitch where we will be staying for the duration of our adventure. After settling in and making a brew we looked around at the beautiful scenery a far cry from the city of Wolverhampton. We then take a leisurely stroll along the promenade, breathing in the fresh sea breeze and soaking up the vibrant atmosphere of the seaside town. The beach at Great Yarmouth beckons you to spend a day of relaxation and fun by the sea. Whilst dipping our toes in the refreshing waters of the North Sea. Later, we also indulged in ice creams and then grabbed fish and chips and ate it outside our campervan watching the sunset.
Great Yarmouth is not just about sun, sand, and sea—it’s also home to a plethora of attractions and amusements that promise endless entertainment. We especially liked the theatre show and arcades.

Driving around Great Yarmouth in our hired campervan taking in all the sights, we even for a change of scenery then decide to explore the Norfolk Broads, a network of picturesque waterways and tranquil lakes. We went on a boat for the day and set out on a leisurely cruise along the Broads, passing by quaint villages, lush marshlands, and abundant wildlife. After the lovely day we had, we were so excited to get back into our campervan and get back to the campsite, park back up, as we had brought a cream tea for our supper.
As our time in Great Yarmouth comes to an end, we reflect on the wonderful time we have had during our coastal escape. With hearts full of joy and a renewed sense of adventure, we bid farewell to the seaside town and begin the journey back to Wolverhampton.

As our first very trip in a hired campervan comes to an end as we pull back up in Wolverhampton, what a lovely week it has been, the laughter we have shared and the memories we have made has just been magical. Roll on our next hired campervan adventure, we can’t wait ,Great Yarmouth is the perfect destination. Pack your bags, hit the road, and get ready for a seaside adventure you’ll never forget.