Although we're going to be Winter Texans for another month, it's not too early to start lining out possible places to camp during the 3,000-mile journey between Rockport, Tex. and Spokane, Wash. While there are dozens of excellent online sites and campground directorie
This week's edition of RV Travel newsletter highlights a number of articles about RV camping and other RV news including:- "Busy season at snowbird capital Quartzsite winding down" by Russ and Tina De Maris"The 'height of the busy season at Quartzsite, Ariz., is now pa
It was a magical moment when I first spotted a family of Whooping Cranes making their way across the south Texas sky. With a slow wingbeat, they gracefully circled, then glided ever-so-gently onto a marshy field just north of Goose Island State Park and south of the Ar
RVers Cheryl and Richard LaBrake volunteer with Habitat for Humanity's RV Care-a-Vanner.They 'dropped in' to the Sebring, Fl., build in December; then returned in January for a full two-week Care-a-Vanner build.The LeBrakes have been fulltimer RVers for more than six ye
My post on RV Short Stops highlights the soaking pools at the BLM Hot Spring LTVA. This funky, and oh-so-relaxing, hot spring is right off I-8 between Yuma, Ariz., and El Centro, Calif. A great one-hour 'RV Short Stop' or longer stay. Read the full post by clickin
"I glance down at these hands that have gone soft in this chapter of my life and I can't help but think about the past and the future," writes Jimmy Smith in 'Another View.'Photo: Jimmy Smith pondering his life over a cup of coffee (Julianne Crane).
Earlier this week I started contributing regular posts on RV Short Stops -- an online site that features funky, quirky or just plain interesting places to visit on your travels.My first 'RV Short Stop' spotlights 'America's Oldest Brewery - D. G. Yuengling & Son in Pott
Watch live Webcast with RVTravel.com editor Chuck Woodbury and Gary Bunzer, the RV DoctorDate: Sat., Jan. 22, 2011. Time: 10-11 a.m. (Pacific). 1-2 p.m. (Eastern)Send RV repair and maintenance questions to Gary at TalktoUs@RVtravel.comThe link of where to watch will
Julianne G Crane | International RVing, RV / Camping Destinations, RV Journey 2010-11, RV Life, RV People
Time and time again, one hears of community-style pot luck dinners at RV parks and campgrounds across the U.S.A. and Canada. One of those old fashioned, down-home gatherings happened earlier this week at our snowbird home at the Sandollar RV Park in Rockport, Texas.
Why is it that sometimes the simplest things give such great pleasure? Like watching the grass grow.A little more than two weeks ago Jimmy scattered about 1-1/2 pounds of winter rye grass seed on the little patch of bare ground outside our camper here at the Sandollar