Full-time RVers Betty and Lance Wilson remember Thanksgiving holiday in Mexico

Full-time RVers Betty and Lance Wilson remember Thanksgiving holiday in Mexico

From group campouts in Georgia, to wearing shorts and sandals in the southwest desert, to traditional turkey dinners on the Baja in Mexico, people who use their recreation vehicles (RVs) during the holidays often create lasting memories. While they may not add up to a lot of gifts or a huge Christmas tree, these unique experiences hold great value for RVing families. Since becoming full-time RVers more than a dozen years ago, Betty and Lance Wilson have trave
RVers on the move this Thanksgiving week

RVers on the move this Thanksgiving week

AAA estimates about 46 million Americans will drive 50 miles or more from home over the Thanksgiving holiday. That's the highest number since 2007. Almost 90 percent of travelers will be driving. Many will be making the trip in their recreation vehicle ... taking their own bedrooms with them. "As families become more and more scattered, bringing everyone together can be difficult. But traveling to see family should not be a chore," affirms Go RVing.com. "Look
Check out these 'Extreme RVs' ... on Travel Channel

Check out these ‘Extreme RVs’ … on Travel Channel

The Travel Channel brings a little RV bling to Sunday night television with its mind- boggling series: Extreme RVs. Sunday night, after a long day of football,  at 10 /9c, get set to view three "rolling mansions with incredible amenities and designs that put most homes to shame." This week features an RV built by Unimog (above) in Grand Junction, Colorado. "The Unimog's sleek and effective design" makes great use of the limited interior space "without comprom
Blogs where part of the 60s counterculture meets the 21st RVing Century

Blogs where part of the 60s counterculture meets the 21st RVing Century

A friend of Jimmy's (Scott McClure of Oregon) stumbled onto 'The Shelter Blog' and sent along this image of a vintage home on wheels from one of the blog's posts. Author and editor-in-chielf of Shelter Publications  Lloyd Kahn oversees "The Shelter Blog" where: "Shelter is more than a roof overhead. Our book 'Shelter' (300,000 copies sold) became the focal point for owner-builders (and much of the counter­culture) in the ’70s. Now, in the 21st century, we are
Gift idea: Disney Fairies Tink's Pixie Camper

Gift idea: Disney Fairies Tink’s Pixie Camper

If you are looking for a holiday gift to put on layaway for that young RVer in your life, you might check out Disney Fairies Tink's Pixie Camper. According to the product advertising: "Tinker Bell and her friends are ready to go camping, and kids can join the adventure with the Disney Fairies Tink's Pixie Camper. "This 22-piece playset features three rooms with different surprises in each. In the kitchen, the doors to the oven, sink, and fridge open and cl
Full-time RVers Betty and Lance Wilson remember Thanksgiving holiday in Mexico
From group campouts in Georgia, to wearing shorts and sandals in the southwest desert, to traditional turkey dinners on the Baja in Mexico, people who use their recreation vehicles (RVs) during the holidays often create lasting memories. While they may not add up to
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RVers on the move this Thanksgiving week
AAA estimates about 46 million Americans will drive 50 miles or more from home over the Thanksgiving holiday. That's the highest number since 2007. Almost 90 percent of travelers will be driving. Many will be making the trip in their recreation vehicle ... taking the
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Check out these 'Extreme RVs' ... on Travel Channel
The Travel Channel brings a little RV bling to Sunday night television with its mind- boggling series: Extreme RVs. Sunday night, after a long day of football,  at 10 /9c, get set to view three "rolling mansions with incredible amenities and designs that put most ho
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Blogs where part of the 60s counterculture meets the 21st RVing Century
A friend of Jimmy's (Scott McClure of Oregon) stumbled onto 'The Shelter Blog' and sent along this image of a vintage home on wheels from one of the blog's posts. Author and editor-in-chielf of Shelter Publications  Lloyd Kahn oversees "The Shelter Blog" where: "She
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Gift idea: Disney Fairies Tink's Pixie Camper
If you are looking for a holiday gift to put on layaway for that young RVer in your life, you might check out Disney Fairies Tink's Pixie Camper. According to the product advertising: "Tinker Bell and her friends are ready to go camping, and kids can join the adv
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Thank you Vets ... Enjoy your Day, you deserve it ... and much, much more
One day isn't enough to thank all our veterans, including Jimmy Smith (U.S. Coast Guard and Army), for serving our country and us. And, of course we extend a huge appreciation to all the loved ones who support our veterans and active-duty military women and men.
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Oorah! U.S. Marine Corps - 239 years of service
November 10 marks the 239th anniversary of the United States Marine Corps. Congratulations Marines. Thank you, and your families, for your sacrifice and service.
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Washington's popular, convenient year-round Maryhill State Park along Columbia River Gorge
The Maryhill (Washington) State Park is located about 104 miles east of Portland, Ore., on the Washington State side of the mighty Columbia River. It sits on the river's edge across from Biggs, Ore., a popular travelers' and truckers' stop for fuel and fast food.
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Heading down the road--this time the slow way south
This, our sixth RV Snowbird Journey, may be our last such extended adventure. So we'll be taking our time. This does not mean we plan to give up RVing, far from it. We love the outdoors–and I love sleeping off the ground. However, after more than five years of c
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2014 'Campus Tailgate Tour' continues through 11/15
Anyone who has ever attended a college or professional football pre-game tailgating event, knows how much fun they can be. In fact, tailgaing is frequently cited by RVers as one of the most popular ways they use their rigs during the fall and winter months, according
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