So, you want to go try out camping but you don’t have an RV, camper or tent? Either you don’t have the storage space for any of those or you just don’t want to spend all that money getting all the camping gear necessary for a comfortable camping experience. Well, you still can enjoy the camping experience!
It’s called GLAMPING!
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Kayaks, paddle boards and other paddling vessels have become quite popular within the RV and camping communities. Its hard not to notice all of the brightly-colored kayaks, paddle boards, rafts and canoes adorning the tops of trucks and cars or secured on the backs of RV’s. Unfortunately though, most kayakers and paddlers aren’t aware of the safety measures that will keep them afloat instead of becoming a statistic. Continue reading “5 Lifesaving Tips for Kayaks and Other Paddlers”
When we attended the Xscapers Convergence in January 2017 in Quartzsite, I sat in on a workshop put on by our good friend and professional photographer who is also an RVer, William Trinkle aka “Bill”. We collaboratively put together this blog to show how to help set up some great shots to make your photos pop.
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Its been 35 years since I’ve been to the Outer Banks in North Carolina. Back when I was in my late teens and a fresh green Coastie, I drove down from my duty station in Washington D.C. to visit a shipmate. Dan has never been there so this was a real treat for both of us.
Boy, has it changed!!
Continue reading “Our 10 Amazing Travel Experiences in Outer Banks”
Throughout our RV and camping travel adventures, we’ve taken note of some really cool products out there for dogs and cats. They like to go camping or enjoy the great outdoors just like us so why not set them up with their own gear so they can go!
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There’s nothing like feeling the pages of a good book! While we can get most books on Kindle, we still love to open them to vividly colored pages, map pull-outs, etc. By having these books and guides, we don’t have to rely on internet connection to plan our trips, do research or just dream. We don’t have to recharge or plug any electronics devices in. We just reach for the book, grab our reading glasses and open it.
Continue reading “Top 7 Road Trip Books and Travel Guides for the U.S.”
When’s the last time you visited a National Park?
Did you know there’s 60 of National Parks; at least one in every state? That’s ‘just’ the National Parks since 1916! There’s also countless National Monuments, Historic Landmarks, Battlefields, Military Parks, Seashores, Lakes and Rivers. They’ve grown to epic numbers of visitors. It’s fairly inexpensive, fun and a great way to get in touch with nature and the wild. At the same time, it’s a great way to learn about our Country’s history, geography and geology. Are you ready for your amazing experience?
Continue reading “32 Tips for an Amazing National Park Experience!”