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Compatible Travel Trailer + Right Family = Perfect Match

3/5/2012 | RV Advice

Finding a perfect match can be tricky. This applies to relationships as well as shopping for a travel trailer. During my days as an RV sales manager I witnessed what I refer to as good matches and poor matches between new owners and the travel trailers they purchased. There are lots of things to consider […]

Quick Camper Apple Salad

2/12/2012 | Cook

The Cooking Ladies, Phyllis Hinz and Lamont Mackay, are freelance writers, food and travel bloggers, restaurant consultants, cookbook authors, event speakers, and passionate RVers.  For 20 years, Phyllis and Lamont were successful restaurant owners. After the sudden, unexpected death of a young business partner, they sold their catering business, their houses, and almost all of […]

Best Recipe Key West Doesn’t Want You To Know About

2/7/2012 | Cook

Chickens are protected in Key West, Florida. When we visited the Blue Heaven Restaurant, we found more chicken under the tables, on the chairs and scratching the earth around our feet than there were chicken items on the menu. Apparently, after generations of living on the streets, these hens, roosters and baby chicks are considered […]

New RV? This Is One Trip You Have to Take

2/7/2012 | RV Advice

Meet RV expert Mark Polk. The first trip in your new RV can be one of your most important. You just bought an RV, now what? You researched it, found a dealer, ordered it, waited for it and the big day finally arrived; the day you get to bring your new RV home. The excitement […]


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Discovering North America

1/17/2012 | Activities

  Men (and we fathers in particular), seem to have a genetic predisposition toward signs such as these. But many women are also known to be under the spell. Sometimes our vehicles actually seem to veer toward exits on their own. “Must stop!” demands our DNA.You’re in the midst of a perfectly planned road trip […]

Here We Grow Again – Introducing New KOAs

1/17/2012 | Plan

  As the largest campground system in the U.S. and Canada, we are always looking for prime spots for new campgrounds—and we love to welcome existing campgrounds into our KOA family. Whether it’s a destination campground or one along the way to other attractions, we focus on finding places with many fun things for our […]