June 2014

What Travel Medical Insurance Did For Us

June 30, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

What Travel Medical Insurance Did For Us

My husband and I have a pretty good understanding of what our Good Sam Travel Medical Insurance could do for us, but the benefits really hit home when our camping trip suddenly took an unexpected turn. “Everything happened so fast. One minute Tom was chopping firewood, the next he was in an ambulance on his [...]

Green Gas Nozzle Handles for Diesel Fuel are NOT an Industry Standard

June 30, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Green Gas Nozzle Handles for Diesel Fuel are NOT an Industry Standard

While it’s widely known that most gas stations use green nozzle handles to represent diesel fuel, it’s important to note that this is not a set industry standard. Good Sam Club member Neil J Buckley experienced over $500 in damages to his vehicle from a visit to an Iowa BP station. Neil contacted Action Line [...]

Vines RV Resort: A California Dream

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Vines RV Resort: A California Dream

  Picturesque vineyards, gently rolling hills and fabulous sun-kissed weather all make Paso Robles, centrally located in sunny California’s Wine Country, the ideal travel destination for rallies, family reunions, and even weddings or conferences. With all the items on your checklist to consider when planning an event, the most important is location. The number one [...]

Tech Tips: Cheap Awning Lock

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Tech Tips: Cheap Awning Lock

While bucking a strong headwind on Wyoming’s Interstate 80, my trailer’s awning billowed out, resulting in a $100 awning-repair bill. After reviewing the $40-$50 awning locks on the market, I devised an effective, cheaper solution—a $3 gate latch from the local hardware store. With the extended latch pin positioned in the end-cap hole, I drilled [...]

See Fireworks at the Top Fourth of July Good Sam Parks

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See Fireworks at the Top Fourth of July Good Sam Parks

Fire up the grill and enjoy the fireworks when you stay at one of our Top Fourth of July Good Sam Parks for 2014. Rest assured that the RV parks on this list, compiled by the editors and consultants of the Good Sam RV Travel Guide, go out of their way to celebrate the nation’s birthday [...]