Liverpool attractions visit Liverpool Cathedral

Looking to hire a Campervan in Liverpool then here at https://easicampervanhire.com. We have the perfect vehicle for you the VW California Ocean 4 Berth Campervan which is available to hire from our Liverpool Airport branch.

This versatile vehicle sleeps four and has a range of features including a sink, hob and cooler box as standard and is ideal for a trip on your own, couples or small families. There is an optional bike rack which holds up to four bikes and an optional large awning. As well as the 4 Berth ocean Campervan we also have to rent 2 berth, 4 Berth and 6 Berth Motorhomes which are ideal if you would prefer to have toilet and shower facilities.

Below is a suggestion on a place to visit after collecting your camper van hire Liverpool:

Liverpool Cathedral:

Just a short drive from Liverpool Airport is Liverpool Cathedral this cathedral has plenty to see and can lay claim to several unique features.

It has the worlds highest and widest gothic arches, the tallest tower, which offers a spectacular view of the city while on the subject of views Liverpool Cathedral is the highest cathedral in the UK at 500ft above sea level, how far can you see. On a clear day is that Blackpool tower I see in the distance.

This glorious cathedral also features the UK’s largest and most magnificent organ and the worlds largest and heaviest peal of bells so there is a lot to see that is unique to this cathedral.

There is also a shop selling a range of books, card and gifts. Throughout the year there are cultural events, grand dinners, exhibitions and school and family activities.

Open every day of the year from 8.00am to 6.00pm. For more information click here

If you are interested in hiring a campervan from Easicampers Liverpool then contact us on 01942 778899 or visit: https://easicampervanhire.com/camper-van-hire-liverpool-merseyside/

We have a dedicated team who can help you decide on the correct vehicle for your trip and provide advice on any extras you may wish to purchase to make your trip as comfortable as possible. We have a range of extras that can be purchased from bedding, Sat nav’s, Microwaves, Toasters to external awnings and bike racks on selected models.

At the end of your holiday in our campervan we would love to see photos of your time away and you can share them on our social media pages, facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Edinburgh Dungeons visit

Would you like to take a trip back to the darkest moments in Scotland’s history? Then Edinburgh dungeons is the place to go. The Edinburgh Dungeon has a variety of amazing cast member’s professional actors, special effects, theatrical sets, live shows and rides which will leave you feeling thrilled in an exciting walk-through experience. It is believed that within the walls of Edinburgh Dungeon lie the ghosts of the past, nightmare and the historical terror that took over Scotland many years ago.

You will enter a selection of different rooms, as you enter each room they begin to get more and more interesting. The first room you will enter at the dungeons is a 17th century courtroom, feel prepared to be judged for some awful crimes to which the judge will decide if you’re guilty or not guilty. The judges dress up in costumes that are inspired by real clothing worn by Judges from the 17th century. The actors are insane they’re fantastic at what they do and make you feel interrogated, that’s part of the game.

The second room you’ll enter will be the witches judgement, during the second room you’ll meet Edinburgh’s baddest witch ‘Agnes Finnie’. Agnes Finnie is a shopkeeper and moneylender who was executed for witchcraft, she had a reputation for cursing people in her neighborhood. She was charged with causing harm to several of her neighbours, in June 1644 Agnes was arrested on 20 counts of witchcraft and sorcery she was Edinburgh’s most prolific witch. The second room is an interrogation chamber, an actor playing Agnes will come face to face with you.

Room three of the dungeons is a torture chamber, you will be tortured by replicas of authentic tools used in the city and across Europe in medieval times. The actors do their job as if it’s serious, they stay in character and try get you to stay in character to play along. There’s plenty more rooms to enter if you’re feeling brave enough, the dungeons are a perfect way to test yourself when in a frightening situation. It also gives you the chance to be able to learn lots of interesting things that you might not have known.

Edinburgh is fantastic for things like this, it’s giving you as a family the chance to be on the verge of horror. Why not hire a campervan in Edinburgh and make your trip that little bit more exciting. After visiting the dungeons you will want to look around Edinburgh and see where some of these horrific things happened. That’s why in a motor home/ campervan it’s quite handy as you’re able to get to and from different destinations.

In a Motorhome or a Campervan you’re able to drive where you need to go and you’re able to sleep where you choose! But you can always book onto Camping Park’s. You can drive to nearby attractions in your motorhome/campervan!

If you would like to book a Campervan or a Motorhome you can book online at www.easicampers.com or Call our Freephone number on 0800 688 9869.

We deliver around the UK or you can collect from one of our branches in; Blackburn, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Preston & Wigan. Also check out our website www.easicampers.com for pictures of our vehicles, all our latest offers, campervan/motorhome news, blogs and ex-rentals for sale!

Your first visit to Edinburgh

Are you thinking of taking a first time trip to Edinburgh? Then you must go and see what amazing things it has to offer. It’s fascinating history, culture, fantastic views, scrumptious restaurants and lively bars. Edinburgh isn’t one of those cities where there’s only little things to do, Edinburgh is one of those cities that has lots of things to do. At Edinburgh you will never be left thinking ‘what can I do next?’ There’s always something to do to keep you and your family busy and entertained.

As Edinburgh is a famous city that has so much to offer, it isn’t just good for days out its good for long or short romantic breaks away, family time or nights out, you name it and Edinburgh has it!

Edinburgh is Scotland’s capital city and one of United Kingdom’s most amazing cities. Taking a walk through Scotland’s capital city’s you will be introduced to beautiful different sights and be able to discover many magnificent things. Edinburgh is one of many peoples favorite cities in the UK, and is known for the perfect break 1 day or 1 week, you will be surprised by how many interesting facts you’ll learn about Scotland’s past. Getting to know the city is also a huge parts of seeing many of Edinburgh’s highlights.

Restaurants in Edinburgh are described as ‘a food lovers dream’, Edinburgh is known as having the most restaurants per head in the whole of UK. There’s a huge variety of restaurants in Edinburgh to suit everyone’s needs, you really are spoiled for choice when eating in Edinburgh. If you think restaurants aren’t really your thing and you’d prefer something more classy and elegant, then not to worry.

In Edinburgh there’s a wide selection of afternoon tea cafe’s that are placed in some of the most gorgeous and elegant places of Edinburgh. Edinburgh is also famous for its lovely welcoming bars, whichever drink is you’re favorite I guarantee Edinburgh has it. An exotic cocktail in a classy bar or a friendly pub with some ‘top notch’ beer, here at Edinburgh you are sure to find something which will drag you in. Edinburgh never disappoints, everything about Edinburgh is perfect. Edinburgh’s city centre and New Town is absolutely full of cocktail bars and low key pubs. So if you fancy classy cocktails or friendly pubs then make sure you head to the city centre.

In a motorhome or campervan you’re able to drive where you need to go and you’re able to sleep where you choose! But you can always book onto Camping Park’s. You can drive to nearby attractions in your motorhome/campervan!

If you would like to hire a motorhome in Edinburgh you can book online or or Call our Freephone number on 0800 688 9869.

We deliver around the UK or you can pick up at one of our branches in; Blackburn, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Preston & Wigan. Also check out our website www.easicampers.com for pictures of our vehicles, all our latest offers, campervan and motorhome news, blogs and ex-rentals for sale!

Edinburgh City Pass

Summer is approaching very quickly and what better way to enjoy summer than taking a trip to the fantastic Edinburgh? Summer in Edinburgh is undoubtedly the best season, there’s so much for everyone in the family to enjoy.

There’s so much more to Edinburgh than you may think, so why not grab an “Edinburgh City Pass” and take a look at the incredible sights, the city pass is an amazing experience which gives you the chance to have a look at some beautiful local sights with a difference. You’re able to do many interesting things such as visit vaults under old Edinburgh, lots of people love to visit the vaults under old Edinburgh as they’re a series of chambers which were formed in the nineteen arches of the South Bridge in Edinburgh and was completed in 1788.

The vaults where used for many different reasons but one being they was used to house taverns for 30 years. You can also stand on top of towering monuments, see inside stately homes, delve deep in a coal mine, take a boat trip on the River Forth, and go on a haunted history tour. There’s so much more to do, you wouldn’t believe your eyes!

You can get the city pass for one, two or three days, depending on how long you’ve planned on staying for. Why not make your summer a summer to remember and hire a gorgeous motorhome or campervan. Our Edinburgh campervan hire has a huge variety of different vehicles for you to take a look at.

The city pass just keeps getting better and better, when booking a city pass it also includes free entry to over 15 great attractions. So whilst viewing lovely sights you can also make use of the Edinburgh dungeon which gives you some of the darkest history from Edinburgh’s past. Also discover some remarkable stories on Rabbie’s city bus tour, learn about our planet and how it was formed at the dynamic earth.

Take a trip to the Georgian house, John Knox house and Scott monument museum. If you have children then they will love Edinburgh zoo which is home to over 1000 animals. You’re also able to take a tour on Edinburgh trams and fourth boats. There’s so many fantastic things that you’re able to visit, so what are you waiting for? Take a trip to Edinburgh, make some fantastic memories and enjoy your summer.

In a motorhome or campervan you’re able to drive where you need to go and you’re able to sleep where you choose! But you can always book onto Camping Park’s. You can drive to nearby attractions in your motorhome/campervan!

If you would like to book a Campervan or motorhome you can book online at www.easicampers.com or Call our Freephone number on 0800 688 9869.

We deliver around the UK or you can collect from one of our branches in; Blackburn, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Preston & Wigan. Also check out our website www.easicampers.com for pictures of our vehicles, all our latest offers, campervan/motorhome news, blogs and ex-rentals for sale!

Top Attractions in Edinburgh

If you are hiring one of our motorhomes in Edinburgh this spring we have put together a few of Edinburgh’s top attractions for all the family.

HARRY POTTER MAGICAL GUIDED WALKING TOUR

Enjoy a harry porter themed walk across Edinburgh. See the city where JK Rowling found inspiration for Hogwarts and discover the places that she wrote her books. On the guided walk you will pass JK Rowling’s golden hand prints outside the city chambers, the tour Lasts around 2 hours. For the map follow this link.

EDINBURGH CASTLE

You can enjoy this fantastic castle and its panoramic views of the beautiful city free of charge, the castle is running guided tours for free and the ticket is valid for 1 day.

The highlights of the tour are

• To learn the history of the Scottish monarchs
• You can also listen to the firing of the one o clock gun
• See the stone of destiny, crown jewels and a lot more

After your tour why not visit one of the three gift shops that stock some amazing memorabilia exclusive to Edinburgh castle. There are two cafes serving hot meals for lunch.

THE SCOTTISH WHISKY EXPERIENCE

The silver tour is a guided tour of the largest collection of Scottish whiskey, the tour includes: whiskey barrel ride, introduction to the aromas in whiskey(irn bru)for the under 18s, viewing of the world largest collection of Scottish whiskey and a crystal whiskey glass prices for all the tours can be found here here

ROYAL YACHT BRITANNIA

Step aboard the famous ship and explore Britannia’s five decks with a free audio tour for adults and children. For admission charges and opening times follow the link here included in the tour you can see where Prince William and Prince harry spent their summer holidays.

EDINBURGH ZOO

Edinburgh zoo is set in 82 acres of woodland, at Edinburgh zoo they have over 1000 rare and endangered animals. The main attractions at Edinburgh zoo are the giant panda exhibit, penguin rock, and Edinburgh zoo gardens. The zoo does host a number of workshops and events which run daily to see more about these work shops see here

THE NATIONAL MUSEUMS SCOTLAND

The national museum in Scotland has over 800 objects from prehistory to the present day the museum has a grand gallery where on display is the 12 foot long south pacific feast bowl to a 19th century lighthouse lens.

WINDOW ON THE WORLD

In this section of the museum you’ll meet the scots whose ideas and leadership took them across the world. Some of the oldest Egyptian coffins, vast lime stone murals and the oldest surviving television can be seen in this area of the museum.

ARTS OF CERAMICS

This part of the museum is home to some fascinating art and fashion including work by Vivienne Westwood, zandra Rhodes, jean muir and the famous pringle of Scotland, do not miss the rare artist proof by Picasso designed in 1954. If you are looking for somewhere to eat In the museum there are 2 restaurants the tower restaurant and balcony café open from 10am to 5pm serving home baked cakes and cold snacks.

For more information on hiring one of our motorhomes, contact us on 0800 688 9869 for our direct bookings line

When you get back from your stay in Edinburgh please send any pictures to our social media network sites as long as you don’t mind sharing them.

World Famous Isle Of Man TT Races

It’s almost time for the world famous Annual Isle of Man TT Races held in this breathtaking part of the world. Thousands of tourists and motorbike enthusiasts descend on this small island which is slap bang in the middle of the Irish Sea with ferry routes from Dublin, Heysham and Liverpool. If you are not travelling over with a motorbike you can even get there by plane from Manchester International Airport or Liverpool John Lennon Airport but why fly when you can hire one of our 6 berth Motorhomes from our Manchester Airport depot located 5 mins from the main terminal buildings.

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Day trip to Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park

Edinburgh city is a MUST go to destination. Edinburgh is a city that has plenty for everyone in the family to enjoy. Whilst in Edinburgh you will never be left feeling bored you’re always on the go from the minute you arrive to the minute you leave. The adventurous walks, amazing zoos, fantastic restaurants, mind blowing scenery and much more are there for you to experience! With Edinburgh motorhome hire your trip will be fun filled.

Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park

Blair Drummond safari and Adventure Park is one of the largest family attractions in Edinburgh with over 350 rare and exotic animals. The park opened to the public on the 15th of May 1970 and ever since has been a popular place that brings in visitors from all over the world, after all it is one of Scotland busiest attractions. There are four wildlife areas which are full of exotic animals, this gives you the chance to admire the different types of animals. You can also take a drive through the Barbary macaque drive-through, when driving through here you will see a wide section of different animals from monkeys, rhinos, zebras, lions, camels and antelope as well as lots more! Driving through the Barbary macaque gives you the chance to see the different types of animals close up and also allow them to come over to your car and even climb over your car. When the different animals climb on the cars children seem to find it very funny as well as the adults, at the park it isn’t just for children it’s for all of the family.

There’s so many amazing things to do at the park one of them being that you’re able to take a boat trip around Chimp Island. Chimp Island is an island which a troop of chimpanzees scale climbing frames and run riot, it also gives the opportunity to ask any questions you may have about the chimpanzees and learn interesting facts about them that you might not have known. At the park you can also take a look at the phenomenal sea lion show. It’s a show that lets the talented sea lions show their audience there different talents they have to offer, it’s a great experience that you don’t want to miss! The park gives you the privilege of being able to meet new animals.

For more information and opening times: https://www.blairdrummond.com/

In a motorhome or campervan you’re able to drive where you need to go and you’re able to sleep where you choose! But you can always book onto Camping Park’s. You can drive from there to nearby attractions in your motorhome or campervan!

If you would like to book a Campervan/motorhome you can book online at www.easicampers.com or Call our Freephone number on 0800 688 9869.

We deliver around the UK or you can pick up at one of our branches in; Blackburn, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Preston & Wigan. Also check out our website for pictures of our vehicles, all our latest offers, campervan/motorhome news, blogs and ex-rentals for sale!

A Visit to Edinburgh Zoo

With the Easter holidays approaching fast, why not hire one of VW Campervans in Edinburgh for an out of this world road trip. Edinburgh has plenty of things for everyone in the family to enjoy, especially children. Everyone knows that trying to keep children satisfied and entertained isn’t always easy. Children like to be able to move around and explore their surroundings.

Children love animals that’s why Edinburgh is the place to go if your children have a passion for animals. Here at Edinburgh zoo it is the first zoo in the world to have and to breed penguins, It is also the only zoo in Britain to have koalas and giant pandas. Edinburgh zoo is the second most popular tourist attraction, after Edinburgh castle. The zoo receives over 600,000 visitors a year, Edinburgh zoo has more than 1000 animals and more that 150 species. The major exhibits that are in the zoo are Giant pandas, penguins, koalas, chimpanzees and sun bears. In 2011 Edinburgh Zoo leased two giant pandas a male and a female. The zoo is famous for its penguins the first three penguins that came to the zoo was king penguins, Edinburgh zoo is the only zoo that is home to the UK’s only Queensland koalas.

Edinburgh zoo is one of the best days out, their world class attractions and extensive animal collection provides you with many fantastic memories for you and your family. The zoo also gives your children the chance to learn about the different types of animals and the animals habitats.

At Edinburgh zoo it isn’t just about seeing the animals, it’s also about learning about their back grounds and reading interesting facts about different types of the animals. There are many activities, events and opportunities to experience when having a day out at Edinburgh zoo. The Budongo Trail is a fantastic place to view the Chimpanzees and learn more about how they interact. Visitors can also explore the viewing galleries, plasma screens, interactive displays, murals and live plants. You can see some animals through a glass screen and If you’re lucky the animals will come close up, this gets visitors very happy and excited being able to see the animals so close up.

There are eating areas throughout the Zoo if you feel peckish, there are different places to choose from and all the eating areas have creative names. Jungle Food Court, Grasslands Restaurant and Penguins Café, Edinburgh zoo is very spacious so you’re even able to bring a packed lunch and make use of the large area.

In a motorhome/campervan you’re able to drive where you need to go and you’re able to sleep where you choose! But you can always book onto Camping Park’s. If you would like to book a Campervan/motorhome you can book online at www.easicampers.com or Call our Freephone number on 0800 688 9869.

We deliver around the UK or you can pick one up at one of our branches in; Blackburn, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Preston & Wigan. Also check out our website www.easicampers.com for pictures our vehicles, all our latest offers, campervan/motorhome news and blogs, and ex-rentals for sale!

Arthur’s Seat Edinburgh

Edinburgh is one of those places that has so much going on, so many places to see, a huge amount of history to explore and lots of amazing things to do. It’s one of the best places to visit, so if you’re thinking about taking a trip during the half terms then definitely think about going to Edinburgh. There are so many different reasons on why you should go to Edinburgh one being it’s fantastic festivals. Edinburgh is the world’s leading festival city.

There are 12 major annual festivals with over 25,000 artists that populate the city with over 1,000 shows per day. The most popular festivals in Edinburgh are the International festival, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Edinburgh International Book Festival and Edinburgh’s Hogmanay.

If you enjoy taking long walks and looking at the different views then you must hike up to Arthur’s seat, Arthur’s Seat sits 251m above sea level which gives you the best views over Edinburgh and its surrounding areas. Arthur’s Seat forms the largest part of the extinct volcano that stood upon Edinburgh many years ago. Arthur’s seat is located in the Holyrood Park, many people just follow the royal mile until they reach the Queens residence. While walking to the seat you get to see many interesting things and so many breath taking views. Within Holyrood Park you can also visit a 15th century medieval chapel, St Anthony’s Chapel. The chapel is a fascinating and a mysterious feature of Holyrood Park, The remains of the chapel are parts of the north wall.

If you enjoy views but don’t particularly like long walks you can take a visit to Calton Hill which is also one of the best spots for views across the city. Calton Hill is one of Edinburgh’s main hills which is located next to the city centre. Calton Hill isn’t just famous for its beautiful views, it’s also famous for its collection of historic monuments. Most of the historic monuments form some of the most important landmarks in Edinburgh. The nelson monument is a tower that is in honor of vice admiral Horatio Nelson, it’s placed on top of Calton Hill and was built between 1807 and 1815. You can climb up the Nelson monument to receive some of the best views of Edinburgh, there is a total of 143 steps to get to the top.

Another great reason why you should visit Edinburgh is to explore the Georgian house museum, The Georgian House Museum gives you an insight of how people lived in Edinburgh during the 18th and early 19th centuries in the new part of town.

In a motorhome/campervan you’re able to drive where you need to go and you’re able to sleep where you choose! But you can always book onto Camping Park’s. You can drive to nearby attractions in your motorhome/campervan!

If you would like to book a Campervan in Edinburgh Call our Freephone number on 0800 688 9869.

We deliver around the UK or you can pick one up at one of our branches in; Blackburn, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Preston & Wigan. Also check out website www.easicampers.com for pictures of our vehicles, all our latest offers, campervan/motorhome news, blogs and ex-rentals for sale!

Edinburgh Historic Market Place Grassmarket

If you’re looking for a quiet trip away during the Easter half term then Edinburgh is the place for you. Edinburgh is known for many things and one of them being its lovely strolls, taking a stroll through Edinburgh is so peaceful you get to see the different sights of Edinburgh that you might not known even existed. Everyone needs a quiet break now and again to escape reality and have some time to yourself leaving everything behind. A good way to do this is in a Campervan hire from Easicampers Edinburgh.

A lovely quiet location in Edinburgh is the Grassmarket which is a historic market place and is just off the Royal Mile, the grass market is an area designated to chill and explore. It’s a home of cafes, restaurants, bars and even vintage shops. One of the most popular vintage shops in grass market is a shop called Armstrongs, the shop was established in 1840 and has ever since been the heart of Edinburgh. The area which grass market is located in is one of the most vibrant and delightful areas of Edinburgh. Grass market is the best place to shop in Edinburgh, so whilst you’re having a quiet break you can also treat yourself/someone else to some nice new gifts. As well as having a quiet trip away you also want to be able to take time to look around and notice the well preserved cobbled streets and the medieval architecture.

There are hotels which are located near Grassmarket, however trying to find a hotel in Edinburgh is extremely difficult, with prices of rooms and with Edinburgh being a busy city that has so much to offer finding the right hotel becomes that extra bit difficult. So that’s where we come to save the day, here at Easirent we have a huge amount of campervans/motorhomes to offer, Easicampers gives you an easy life! At Edinburgh there are many great camping sites. Camping isn’t about staying in a cold tent, it’s also about staying in a luxurious Motorhome that caters for all your needs. Staying at a campsite also means whilst relaxing and making the most of your quiet holiday you can also make use of their fantastic facilities.

Edinburgh club site is an ideal location if you’re looking for a quiet holiday get away, as-well as the campsite being in reach of Edinburgh’s famous land marks it’s also arms length away from the waterfront. The waterfront is where campers take nice romantic walks along the promenade of Cramond. Whilst staying at Edinburgh club site you also get the luxury to make use of their wide selection of facilities they have. The facilities on site are BBQs allowed, family washroom, laundry facilities, FREE WIFI, toilet block, gas, electric hook up, tv reception, dishwashing area, disabled facilities and disabled shower room. At the club site they also have golf, a play area and a play ground, this is perfect if you’re taking children.

In a motorhome/campervan you’re able to drive where you need to go and you’re able to sleep where you choose! But you can always book onto Camping Park’s.

If you would like to book a Campervan/motorhome you can book online at www.easicampers.com or Call our Freephone number on 0800 688 9869.

We deliver around the UK or you can pick one up at either of our branches in; Blackburn, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Preston & Wigan. Also check out our website www.easicampers.com for pictures of our vehicles, all our latest offers, campervan/motorhome news and blogs, and Ex-rentals for sale!