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Tent - with a garage for your bike?!

Ok so I've just come across a 2 man tent ... with a garage!!

It's called the Vango Turini 200 Touring Tent and is sold at go outdoors in the UK.

This is a possibly buy for my travels however it is 6.6kg which isn't exactly great! But hey, thought I'd share it and see what everyone thinks!
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Just go and buy a MSR Mutta Hubba, best tent out there !!!!

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By the way I also have that Vango & used it once now it's really good at collecting dust !!!
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I've seen the hubba hubba but at £300 it's a stretch outside of my budget

I will most likely go for the vango mirage 200 as it has the freestanding option as well as the pegged option so when needs must I can set up on a grim concrete or stone base. It's half the price of the hubba too
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Ok so I've just come across a 2 man tent ... with a garage!!

It's called the Vango Turini 200 Touring Tent and is sold at go outdoors in the UK.

This is a possibly buy for my travels however it is 6.6kg which isn't exactly great! But hey, thought I'd share it and see what everyone thinks!
Personally, I would only consider one of those if I were setting up a base camp in a rainy climate for weeks at a time. But for active travel? Never. Too heavy (especially if packed wet), too large packed up and it isn't free-standing. But keep in mind that I greatly value traveling light so that I can move around easily, quickly carry luggage up to hostels, and go anywhere (including some places that don't have roads).
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