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RVs From Back In The Day

RVs From Back In The Day

August 20, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

Vintage trailers continue their popularity among today’s RVers. There is a certain charm and nostalgia with vintage trailers that is hard to find with new recreational vehicles. The rolling homes were small – a bed, a kitchen, and a dinette in one room. Over the decades they have expanded into today’s large-sized RVs, but there […]

Ingredients for a Great Campfire

Ingredients for a Great Campfire

August 16, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

There is nothing that makes a night of camping more ideal than the perfect campfire. But there are requirements to creating the perfect campfire and the ideal fire environment. First of all, you must have the appropriate area. In most campgrounds or RV parks, there are campfire rings in which you build your fire. If […]

Camping In August

Camping In August

August 1, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

RV travel is one of the most enjoyable and rewarding ways to vacation and August is prime camping season. The timing could not be better. The attraction of recreational vehicle travel is to see the country, visit new places, meet interesting people, and experience the freedom of the open road. Each journey represents a passage, […]

5 Must-Haves for Hiking with Kids

5 Must-Haves for Hiking with Kids

July 18, 2014 by · 5 Comments 

Hiking with Kids is a fun activity families can do together.  My kids love to hike and are always ready to don their hiking shoes and hats! Here are five must-have items to bring along when hiking with kids:   1. Snacks, snacks, and more snacks! You never want to run out of snacks while hiking with […]

RV Parks With Pools

RV Parks With Pools

June 30, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

When searching for a place to park our camper for a week or a night, one important consideration for our family was always whether or not the RV park had a pool. All of our children are avid swimmers and nothing alleviates the stress of a day or several on the road like a dip […]

Hiking While RVing

Hiking While RVing

June 22, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Hiking while RVing is a wonderful way to make the most of a camping trip. Two of my favorite activities, camping and hiking complement each other beautifully. Most RV parks are set in lovely natural areas surrounded by trees and wild settings that beg to be explored. Get out, stretch your legs and go for […]

The Good Sam Camping App

The Good Sam Camping App

June 19, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

In a recent post, I highlighted the Good Sam Camping smartphone app and discussed using it to plan our next camping adventure (see “Planning our 2014 Travels with the Good Sam App”). Loaded with a multitude of handy features, this app has become the only way I plan our camping trips, but it has another […]

Choosing Who You Camp With

Choosing Who You Camp With

June 12, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

How do you go about choosing who you camp with? Is it something you do as a family tradition, every Fourth of July at the same place with the same family, year after year? Do you plan your summer camping trips based on who can go where, when? For me, I like to go camping […]

RV Resort Requirements

RV Resort Requirements

June 9, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

When planning a trip to a new destination, there is no better tool than the Good Sam RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory to have at your fingertips. Things like resort amenities and local attractions are but a few key benefits from trip planning with the Campground Directory. If you do not have a campground […]

Working While Traveling in an RV

Working While Traveling in an RV

June 5, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

As RVers seek ways to enjoy their lifestyle many have turned to working while traveling as a way to support their lifestyle and as a means to supplement their pensions. There are many ways for RVers to use their skills and talents to earn an income while living in an RV. Working while traveling in […]

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