Category Archives: Road Trips

Buffalo Exchange Tours in Vintage Land Yacht Airstream

Buffalo Exchange, a widely known bargain clothing store, embarks on a great American road trip this spring. Celebrating its 40th anniversary, Buffalo Exchange will visit all their retail stores in a vintage Land Yacht Airstream trailer. The shop that made “buy-sell-trade” … Continue reading

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Irish Whiskey Founder Tours in Airstream

Irish-born Kieran Folliard has lived in Minnesota for three decades founding four Irish pubs before leaving the bar business to launch his own brand of Irish whiskey in 2011. Named 2 Gingers for his fiery-haired mother and aunt, Folliard’s distillate is a … Continue reading

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Five More Must-Have Louisiana Souvenirs

In an earlier post, I detailed Five Must-Have Louisiana Souvenirs. Take a piece of Louisiana on the road with you and tuck these five additional Bayou State souvenirs into your RV. 1. Louisiana-Made Hot Sauce Since Cajuns like their food … Continue reading

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Five Must-Have Louisiana Souvenirs

Louisiana’s landscape and history create a culinary tradition unlike any place else—and that makes it the perfect RV getaway for anyone who loves to eat. But there is more to the Cajun appeal than just the food. Tuck these five … Continue reading

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5 More Things You May Not Know About Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras. Two little words with an infinitely large explanation. For different people it’s different things—an event, an idea, a day, a way of life, piece of history, state holiday, or a million parades and countless memories. 1. King Cake One of … Continue reading

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Think You Know Mardi Gras? 5 Things You May Not Know

Do you know the meaning of krewe? Or the origin of Mardi Gras? Here you will find 10 things to know about Mardi Gras to make your Carnivale the best! Think you know Mardi Gras? Spectacular parades with beautiful and … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Defined: Speak Like a Local

It’s Mardi Gras time! Are you ready? There are a few terms you will hear throughout Mardi Gras. Familiarize these terms before you embark upon the revelry and you will understand everything going on around you and know how to … Continue reading

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Dance For a Chicken at a Cajun Country Mardi Gras

Mark Twain once wrote that a traveler “has not seen the United States until he has seen Mardi Gras in New Orleans.” Of the thousands of festivals throughout the U.S. and Canada, none tops Mardi Gras. Spectacular parades, unbelievable costumes, … Continue reading

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Rand McNally Releases Significant Enhancement to RV GPS App

Rand McNally released a significant update to its highly rated RV GPS app, the first such iOS application for iPad designed for navigating recreational vehicles. The RV GPS app routing considers road, bridge, and tunnel restrictions for propane -on –board, as well … Continue reading

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Luling: Texas-style Promised Land

Luling is conveniently located in the heart of Texas at the crossroads of US 90 and 183, Texas 80 and 86, and Interstate 10. Less than an hour from San Antonio and Austin, Luling sits at the southern edge of … Continue reading

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