Are you planning a visit to Gettysburg to learn, not only the great Civil War history, but also experience the ambiance of what has become one of Pennsylvania’s tourism capitols? Well, let’s just say that your visit doesn’t have to be just an educational and melancholy experience. We’ll show you ten fun ways to explore Gettysburg while learning about the pivotal battle that reshaped America and her principles.
In the summer of 2017, we stayed in the small oil town community of Tionesta, Pennsylvania. Located in a heavily forested region in Forest County, this area is noted for its big game and wildlife, fishing and hiking. Tionesta Area Recreation Campground is situated on the shore of Tionesta Lake and Dam. The campground itself, draws mostly locals who enjoy weekend getaways amidst the scenery and recreation.
Living in a van down by the river is a figurative expression meaning being a complete failure at life, a drain on society. However, nothing could be further than the truth for many, including us, who choose to live minimally while enjoying freedom and travel. So, fasten your seatbelts! We’re going to take you on a wild ride showing you how downsizing RVs works for us…and maybe give you that nudge to do it too!
As I post this, we are in the middle of a huge world health crisis; the Coronavirus Pandemic. That reason alone should encourage us all be proactive about our health. But, as full-time RVing travelers, this can present it’s owns set of challenges due to businesses and restaurants closings, and outdoor recreation limitations. Adding to insult, employment numbers plummeting or employees being forced to stay home while work remotely and being cooped up the whole fam dam!
If you’re a fifth wheel or travel trailer RV owner, there’s a good chance you will trek your way up to the RV Capitol of the World; Elkhart, Indiana for a rally or two. While you’re up there, we highly recommend a couple-day visit to explore nearby South Bend, Indiana!
It’s important to take certain safety precautions when leaving your pet alone in your RV or camper while you go exploring. But during the hot summer months, it’s imperative to have the right tools and know how to keep your pets cool and comfortable when it’s hot outside.
If you’re wanting to take your motorhome, fifth wheel or other camper boondocking or dispersed camping, it’s important to strategically plan everything for your RV boondocking adventure. From gray and black tank management, water conservation to grocery shopping and menu planning, we will show you how we prepare your RV for boondocking. This will take your off-the-grid camping experience to a whole new level.
Refrigerators come in many sizes and styles depending on type of RV. They are powered either by propane or electricity. Regardless if your RV refrigerator is powered by propane or electric, they need to operate at maximum efficiency to keep your food from spoilage. We’ll share some valuable information on how to maximize efficiency of your RV refrigerator and some great maintenance tips.
“THIS is why we came to Theodore Roosevelt National Park!”, I thought to myself while quietly gazing through the windshield of our motorhome. Driving through the untouched vast terrains while witnessing many different geological wonders, roaming buffalo and other wildlife, I wondered why it took us so long to visit.
While exploring Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota, we camped at Cottonwood Campground inside the park. It’s located just five miles from the National Park’s South Unit park entrance. Our plans were originally to camp three nights. Due inclement weather, we ended up staying a few more days. But it was more than the cold rain that kept us there!