If you’re the lucky owner of a Volkswagen Camper van you had to hear about the Vw California meeting ‘Come with your van‘ that each year given appointment at beginning of summer at Camping la Ballena Alegre of Sant Pere Pescador, Girona, Spain.
If you do not have a van, but you like to have it, or you are thinking in a Campervan hire, surely you’ve also heard something about the Vw Campers Show most important of the year in Spain. And better, if you’re one of the 3,000 fond of this Campervans who attended for the twelfth time the call of Volkswagen and have joined nearly 700 conversion vans, yes you read well, almost 700 small motorhomes of the legendary German brand Vw together in a magnificent Campingsite in the Costa Brava, Spain. In this case congratulations, because there the Camper vans lovers enjoy this weekend to the full!
There was Camper vans everywhere, new, old, classic, modern, original, custom, surf vans, geeks, wicked, hippies and even RV rentals … in short: the “Vw Camper van Paradise”. And they only talk about vans, camper travel, mechanical, Camper van conversion, taking thousands of photos, take out ideas for your small Camper, tricks are copied… And of course, show your own van (or a hire Campervan, if you don’t have own), which you bring there… The most important thing is to enjoy it. It is like a dream for those who love road trips and have the way as a destination and the Campervans and motorhomes as a lifestyle.
As every year the VW trademark organized an attractive party full of activities attended by all kinds of Volkswagen Vans eqquiped of all times and generations: Vw split screen Camper, Vw T1, Vw T2 Kombi, Vw T25 Joker, Vw T4 California, Vw T5 California… and of course, the most varied range of Vw Campervan mades, Volkswagen California, Vw Joker, conversion van by Westfalia, Carthago, Reimo or obviously by the hands of their owners , which is as good as any motorhome hire …
65 years of Vw Camper vans
We say 65 years and six generations because also there we could see for the first time in Spain the new van of the brand, the Volkswagen T6, which hit the market this month of July in its variants of Transporter, Caravelle and Multivan, although the new Vw California T6 will still have to wait a little bit more time. New generation draws attention by its renovated exterior and interior design, as well as the adoption of the latest technologies and driving attendees. After 65 years of history and 12 million units of Vw vans on the market, the icon of Camper vans model renews is being more faithful to the original than ever.
647 VW Camper vans
For the children, the programme of activities included make-up workshops, trampolines and magic performances. In particular, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles also organized an action in which children had the opportunity to plant a tree and collaborate in this way with the draft ThinkBlue a race towards more sustainable mobility and respect for the environment, where the brand is absolutely committed.
Picture of the Vw family
During the meeting taken the traditional family photograph, which brought the participants together with their small Camper vans, all as well as barbecue took place on the beach during the night of Saturday. There were the winners of the costume contest, which this year revolved around the most iconic superheroes of comic history. Many of this Vw fans rent their Vw Camper for a day to Superman, Batman, Captain America and Spiderman, being faithful to the most original characters in science fiction.
A massive parade of Vw vans by the Girona town of L’Escala, which put the point end to a full weekend, full of sensations and unforgettable moments.