Pam loves a good budget, we found a handy ‘Numbers Template’ for her iPad in the app store.
The following pdf link, details the day to day expenses accumulated during our motorhome travels:
Travel Budget 2014 63 days @ €75 per day = €4,724.
Travel Budget 2015 71 days @ €84.80 per day = €6020.
(Additional Expences not included) Ferries : 6 journeys by ferry totalling €1159
Travel Budget 2016 110 days @ €76 per day = €8358.
(Additional Expenses not included in the day to day transactions) : A new Thule bike rack (€460) and replacing the alternator on the Hymer (£400). Whilst our day to day expenses on the Rhein River Cruise were included, the actual cost of the cruise was not (€1100).
Travel Budget 2017 111 days @ €81 per day = €8992
Additional expenses not included in the day to day transaction in 2017 :
1. New front and rear disc brake pads €263
2. New front tyres €304
Travel Budget 2018 127 days @ €91.90 per day = €11,671.94
1. Mechanical repairs €170
2. Replacement alternator €540
Travel Budget 2019 121 days @ €78 per day = €9528.12
There were no mechanical repairs during our travels other than €40 to fix a cracked weld on the scooter rack.
Travel Budget 2022 128 days @ €98 per day = €12,544
This daily figure does not include the €4755 incurred for the ferries firstly from Hull to Rotterdam or Hirtshals to Seyðisfjörður (return) or the Chunnel from Calais to Folkestone.
Travel Budget 2023 130 days @ €96 per day = €12416
This daily figure does not include the ferry from Poole to Saint Malo via Jersey €420 or the Chunnel from Calais to Folkestone €200.