Perform an AC Checkup

Perform an AC Checkup

May 31, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Follow these maintenance tips to ensure that you stay cool and collected during the summer The dog days of summer seem intent on pushing the mercury to new heights. Fortunately, RV air conditioners can turn a potential oven into a cool, comfy refuge. Take the following steps to ensure that your main source of climate [...]

Take Your Sweet Tooth on a Tasty Tour

Take Your Sweet Tooth on a Tasty Tour

January 15, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Start your tasty tour at Cerreta’s Candy in Glendale, Arizona. This family-owned company produces mints, creams, caramels and clusters. The factory floor is open and you will see, hear and smell the whole process of producing candy on a self-guided tour. Overhead monitors help explain what’s going on at various stages in the process. The tour is free; a chocolate [...]

To Your Health – Stay Active

To Your Health – Stay Active

January 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Staying Active and Involved Improves the Quality of RV Living By Phil Willen “So, would you rather give you money to a doctor?” a wise lady once replied to me in response to my complaining about money spent on a vacation, her point being the most important thing in life is your health. Everything else [...]

Grand Canyon Grandeur

Grand Canyon Grandeur

December 15, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Mystery, Majesty, and Memories Reward the RVer Who Plans Ahead by David and Ritsuko Robinson A cowboy emerges from a forest–and stops in his tracks. “Wow!” he blurts. “Somethin’ sure happened!” Whether fact or folklore, the old-timer stands awestruck at the brink of one of the world’s great natural wonders, the stupendous Grand Canyon. Somethin’ [...]

Weird Wanderings

Weird Wanderings

November 15, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

By Phil Willen “Are we there yet?” That quote is synonymous with children and traveling. Even if no children are on board, hours sitting in the captain’s or first mate’s chair might have you muttering to yourself. Enjoyable as the open road may be, there comes a time when the eyes blur, knuckles become white [...]

Living the High Life in an RV Resort

Living the High Life in an RV Resort

November 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

What sets an RV resort apart from other RV parks or campground? An RV resort offer a higher level of amenities and recreational activities than even the nicest family campground. Many RV resorts require purchase of a membership or a lot within the resort to enjoy the facilities and recreational opportunities available. Some RV resorts [...]

Patti’s 1880s Settlement

Patti’s 1880s Settlement

October 15, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

More than just a great place to eat, Patti’s 1880s Settlement in Grand Rivers, Kentucky is “a trip back into the past. A reminder of when things moved slower.” A recreated log village is home to two restaurants, a 26′ rock climbing wall, miniature golf course, a variety of gift shops, coin-operated boats, lovely gardens and [...]

Destination DC A Capital Place for RVers

Destination DC A Capital Place for RVers

September 15, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

By Lynn Seldon When Pierre Charles L’Enfant gazed northward along the banks of the Potomac River in 1791, he envisioned a magnificent city, calling the area a “pedestal waiting for a moment.” He could never have pictured today’s monumental capital city, where public transportation makes it easy for visiting RVers to explore dozens of American [...]

Have Arthritis? Still Can Travel!

Have Arthritis? Still Can Travel!

September 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

By Joy Graham If you have some type of arthritis, you are just one of the 37 million people in America who suffer with this condition. There are over 170 different types of arthritis but they all have one thing in common: arthritis causes inflammation of one or more joints. Symptoms may include: • Joint pain • Redness the [...]

Gimme a Brake

Gimme a Brake

August 28, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Braking What’s Behind You Makes Towing Safer Whether you tow a car behind your motorhome or a 5th wheel or travel trailer behind your truck, the weight of the towed item significantly impacts your stopping distance and time, both affecting the safety of your towing arrangement. Laws of Motion The second law of motion states [...]

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