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Much a-loo about nothing? (Do we need a toilet?)

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We have just bought our new Cali and are heading off to France and Spain for the summer. We are hoping to use the free stops and wild camping.

We are unsure about a loo. Do we need one? We have a she wee with a bottle attachment for the night. We don’t know if we need to upgrade to an actual toilet or if we can make do. Any thoughts?
 
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We have just bought our new Cali and are heading off to France and Spain for the summer. We are hoping to use the free stops and wild camping.

We are unsure about a loo. Do we need one? We have a she wee with a bottle attachment for the night. We don’t know if we need to upgrade to an actual toilet or if we can make do. Any thoughts?
Bog in a Bag, simple, easily carried, disposal easy and no chemicals.
 
Melanie Day

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Get ready for the posts ... there is lots of toilet threads on this formula already.

We are in a similar dilemma - got she-wee too.

My other half says when wild dig a hole - fine I suppose if you are actually really wild.

We are in France in June so will see how we fair - planning on mainly campsites (so no problem there) will be interesting to see how many of the Aires have toilet facilities for future reference.

Good luck

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I use a bucket with a lid (and a bag) for emergency number two's and on a day to day basis you can build really big sand castles when not needed for emergency use!
 
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there is a limit …. we have a Thetford Porta Potti 335 cube.

It fits under the sink, and maintains our dignity.

If at a serviced site then we will use the facilities provided, otherwise the 335 works well for us. Only no.1's though!
 
Ray Cali

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There are toilets everywhere: supermarkets, bars, garages, motorway picnic areas etc so there is no need to panic for the no.2 and a she wee for the quickie. To be honest who wants to do a no.2 inside the van.
 
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I guess you are correct, but ours outgrew us ages ago. You could leave them at home :)
 
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there is a limit …. we have a Thetford Porta Potti 335 cube.

It fits under the sink, and maintains our dignity.

If at a serviced site then we will use the facilities provided, otherwise the 335 works well for us. Only no.1's though!
Never doing no.2's? if there is a way of not so doing then I for one am very interested.
Otherwise a right pain in the butt but when you've goto go then why handle it 2 x?
It works for our canine friends; in the bag, in the bin.. open the windows...
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She-wee and a bottle of ‘truckers tizer’ :embarrased
 
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We have just bought our new Cali and are heading off to France and Spain for the summer. We are hoping to use the free stops and wild camping.

We are unsure about a loo. Do we need one? We have a she wee with a bottle attachment for the night. We don’t know if we need to upgrade to an actual toilet or if we can make do. Any thoughts?
No way will I have a toilet in my van.

Also, I strongly object to people 'going in the wild' behind bushes/boulders etc in popular areas.

Therefore, I've a trowel for when I'm in *really* remote areas, otherwise I park somewhere near facilities.
 
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there is a limit …. we have a Thetford Porta Potti 335 cube.

It fits under the sink, and maintains our dignity.

If at a serviced site then we will use the facilities provided, otherwise the 335 works well for us. Only no.1's though!
Fit a cover on it and it becomes a delightful extra seat/footrest, it seems that some on here have found a way to make calls of nature optional, i am impressed.
 
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Cube 335. Ideal and if you dont need it then fine. Deals with all eventualities.
 
ArunAlec

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Chemical loo kept in the back, toilet tent when practical but no issue with using it in the van.
 
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