You just missed World Oceans Day! On June 8th, the UN celebrated the lungs of our planet with a number of events. You could still get involved by planning a trip to the UK’s great coasts with a campervan and motorhome hire!
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The ocean is one of the great unexplored areas of the planet. Did you know that more than eighty percent of our Earth’s oceans are currently unmapped and unexplored? There is so much still to be learned about what lurks beneath the depths. We’re a fan of adventure here at Rockin Vans, but we’re not suggesting that you hastily purchase a boat and go out without a clue. That could only lead to disaster. Instead, why not plan a trip to visit some of the stunning seaside locations that are dotted throughout the UK. Our campervan and motorhome hire in the UK will allow you the freedom to go where you want when you want.
However, we do know that this level of freedom does come along with its own set of problems. It’s hard to know where to begin when there are so many options out there. Being that the team at Rockin Vans is dedicated to helping our clients; we’ve compiled a small list of ideas for places in which to enjoy the seaside in the UK.
Rhossili Bay Beach, Swansea
We fear we may have peaked early by mentioning this one first, but you won’t regret taking a visit to this particular location with our campervan and motorhome hire in the UK. According to the kind folks who voted on TripAdvisor’s Travellers Choice Awards, Rhossili Bay is Wale’s Best Beach. It also took 3rd place in the poll for the UK’s best beach. It’s easy to see why, as the gorgeous three-mile long stretch of sandy shore encompasses a number of famous landmarks. If you want to properly appreciate the sea, this is the place to be. Due to its location at the western tip of the peninsula, it’s also a fantastic spot for surfers and paragliders. For those needing to transport equipment to enjoy the sea, making use of our campervan hire is a particularly smart choice.
Formby Beach, Liverpool
If you’re looking to celebrate the sea in a more educational way, Formby beach is the ideal location to visit with our campervan and motorhome hire in the UK. If you’re interested in natural history, this is a beach that you won’t want to skip. Due to the ongoing erosion of the shore, the tides reveal prehistoric mud layers. Apparently, if you scour the beach and take a close look, you have the chance of spotting some ancient animal footprints. Even if history isn’t your thing, the beaches are still gorgeous. On a clear day, you get a stunning view of the mountains of Cumbria. For those who like to be beside the sea, but don’t like the hassle of carrying a metric ton of sand with you, there is also a wooded area waiting to be explored. A campervan will allow you to easily carry picnic equipment, which means you can make use of the conveniently located picnic area.
Watergate Bay, Newquay
With two miles of golden sand and natural beauty; a visit to Watergate Bay with our campervan and motorhome hire in the UK will be liking driving into a postcard. The beach is set at the foot of steep cliffs, giving you a dramatic backdrop in which to enjoy the many thrilling activities of this shore. It’s a popular destination for watersports and a number of events are held in Watergate Bay throughout the year. Watergate Bay is well known as a surfing beach. However, due to the Extreme Academy, there are also the options of horse riding, kiting or even waterskiing. It’s a fantastic spot to take a campervan as you can carry apparatus for these activities with you.
For more information on seaside locations to visit with your campervan and motorhome hire in the UK, feel free to ask one of our team. When you pick you your rental vehicle, they’ll be happy to offer suggestions. Additionally, you can get in contact with us via our site for more information on our vans.