Campervan Hire – A great way to explore your Irish roots

Irish roots - Campervan Hire Ireland - Bunk Campers

Campervan hire is a great value way for genealogists to explore Ireland independently. When investigating your roots, you never know where this most personal journey will lead you. Campervan rental Ireland allows you the freedom to access towns, villages, graveyards and record offices as you journey across Ireland. Campervan rental gives you the flexibility of transport and accommodation in one.


Tracing your Irish Ancestry.
Campervan rental provides a great way for those with Irish heritage to tour the country. For an island as small as Ireland, with a population of just 6.4 million people, the spread of Irish emigrants is as varied as that of any other nation. Through wars and famines the Irish people have left their homes for North America, Australia and the UK amongst other new lands. It is now estimated that over 60 million people worldwide have at least one Irish grandparent, so it is not surprising that thousands of people each year fly into the country to trace their family roots.

Budding geIrish roots - Campervan Hire Ireland - Bunk Campersnealogists from the United States, Canada and Australia can now use online search tools to populate a chunk of their family tree before flying into Dublin to begin the real work. To make the most of your campervan rental trip, take time in advance of your arrival in Ireland to plan the key destinations of your trip. Campervan rental will allow you to get off the beaten track and follow any new leads you gain on your journey.


Campervan rental Ireland, getting you on the road.
After touching down in Dublin, budding genealogists will be met by Bunk Campers staff. From there you’re just a short transfer to our depot where you’ll be checked-into your campervan. The first stop on your campervan hire trip should be to the Dublin’s National Archives for free advice on searching the records of births, marriages and deaths in your family history.


With your research in hand, things will start to get exciting! Bunk Campers provide all customers with a camping guide on arrival with locations and contact details for campsites in every County across the island. Unlike car hire, campervan rental combines transport and accommodation in one so you can drive where you like, when you like and you’ll always have a place to stay in you Bunk Camper. With plenty of free Wi-Fi locations across the island, campervan rental will give genealogists a comfortable place to stop and search the web for locations and landmarks on the hunt for family history in Ireland.


All Bunk Campervans are compact and economical to drive, so whether you’re searching for a family home, parish church or an ancestor’s grave, your campervan will be perfectly suited to Ireland’s narrow, winding and rural roads. You can hire Sat-Nav from Bunk Campers to keep you on the right track anywhere in the country! Throughout your campervan hire holiday, you will enjoy the magnificent landscapes, particularly if your ancestors came from our more scenic counties like Kerry and Donegal.


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