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Sunbelt RV Parks Report Record Number of Snowbirds

Sunbelt RV Parks Report Record Number of Snowbirds

March 12, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Resurgence of the Polar vortex and snow in 49 of the 50 states was good news for the Sunbelt. Campgrounds in southern California, Texas, Florida, and Arizona are seeing a boom in occupancy for December–March with travelers seeking a respite from this winter’s ravaging snow and plummeting temperatures. The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) reports […]

Unique Orlando day-trip destination…

Unique Orlando day-trip destination…

February 18, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

We are always on the lookout for a unique day-trip destination that’s fun and interesting, and this winter, while we were spending some time in Florida, we found such a treat of a day-trip in Orlando. We spent a morning at Wycliffe Bible Translators in Orlando, checking out their Discover Center. Wycliffe is a non-profit […]

Florida Fishing

Florida Fishing

February 15, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

When you think of fishing year round, Florida always seems to come to mind, and rightly so. Warmer temperatures throughout the year along with the perfect location featuring salt and freshwater make this state a hot spot for many fishermen. The central Florida region, in particular, is well known for its fantastic freshwater fishing and […]

Feel Welcome at Carefree’s Southern Charm Resort

Feel Welcome at Carefree’s Southern Charm Resort

January 16, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

As its name implies, Southern Charm Carefree RV resort offers the legendary hospitality that’s well known in the region below the Mason Dixon Line. Located in historic Zephyrhills, Florida, Southern Charm is surrounded by trees, and the 497 grassy full-hookup sites include concrete patios and private picnic tables. On the picturesque grounds, guests can leisurely […]

Relax at Carefree’s Rainbow Village in Largo

Relax at Carefree’s Rainbow Village in Largo

January 16, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Rainbow Village in Largo, Florida, covers the full spectrum of RV relaxation. RVers who enter won’t want to leave this tranquil resort, situated in one of Sunshine State’s  most compelling regions. Located in vibrant Largo—the fourth largest city in the Tampa Bay area—Rainbow Village RV Resort provides a peaceful retreat for the resort’s 55-plus community. […]

Top Snowbird Parks Selected by the Good Sam RV Travel Guide

Top Snowbird Parks Selected by the <I>Good Sam RV Travel Guide</I>

January 16, 2014 by · 3 Comments 

The Good Sam RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory has released its list of Top Snowbird Parks for 2014. These select Sun Belt RV parks stand out for their amenities and accommodations for winter travelers seeking fun in the sun. Located across the warm-weather band that stretches from California to the southeast, each of the Top Snowbird […]

Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf Islands: Florida Gulf Coast Paradise

Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf Islands: Florida Gulf Coast Paradise

January 12, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Charlotte Harbor & the Gulf Islands is nestled along Florida’s Southwest Gulf Coast, between Sarasota and Naples, about 100 miles south of Tampa. The area covers a diverse landscape of cities and towns. Choose from four island escapes: the barrier island community of Boca Grande; Palm Island, with its serene beaches accessible by ferry; secluded Don Pedro Island; […]

It’s Time for Snow…Birds, That Is

It’s Time for Snow…Birds, That Is

December 13, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

We have chosen to be reasonably warm year-round, so we are snowbirds. Every year when I hear the honks of the Canada geese overhead at our home in Alberta, something in my genes starts pulling my inner-compass to the South. And an inner voice whispers: “Surely you’re as smart as a goose.” Feeling that I […]

Plan a trip to Walt Disney World with a guide in hands

Plan a trip to Walt Disney World with a guide in hands

December 7, 2013 by · 2 Comments 

I will admit that I have never gone to Walt Disney World with kids.   I went as a kid when I was 8 or 9 years old and I went during our honeymoon but so far we have not brought our kids to WDW.   Part of me is looking forward to it while part of […]

Thanksgiving: Giving Thanks for Our RV Lifestyle

Thanksgiving: Giving Thanks for Our RV Lifestyle

November 27, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Many will be on the road traveling today and throughout this Thanksgiving weekend. Thanksgiving is the biggest travel weekend in America, and RVers are out in force, back on the road, crossing the country in their RVs to spend Thanksgiving with family and friends. And many Snowbirds are traveling south to their favorite Sunbelt roost to […]

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