Category Archives: Snowbird

Luling: Texas Black Gold

Barbecue sauce isn’t the only valuable liquid flowing in Luling. The town is dotted with oil pumps that still move the Texas black gold from the ground. Once known as “the toughest town in Texas”, Luling was established in 1874 … Continue reading

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Luling: Barbecue Central

Some people dream of a “land flowing with milk and honey.” But I dream of one that’s rich with Texas barbecue…and watermelons. The good news is that such a magical place exists in the Central Texas town of Luling. And … Continue reading

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Good Sam Announces 2014 Top Rated RV Parks

The Good Sam RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory has announced the 2014 Top Rated RV Parks. Awarded perfect 10/10*/10 ratings, these 101 RV parks and campgrounds feature the most desired amenities, cleanest facilities, and most attractive properties and locations. … Continue reading

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New RV Park Proposed for Red Rock Country

An RV park named Sedona Views is proposed to be built along SR 260 between Cottonwood and Camp Verde in Verde Valley giving competition to existing RV parks Thousand Trails and Distant Drums and raising the visitor accommodations in the … Continue reading

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The GRAND Gathering: World’s Largest Gathering of Grands & Great-Grands

The GRAND Gathering, the World’s Largest Gathering of Grand Parents and Great-Grand Parents, is planned for Quartzsite from March 6 to 9. So many Grands and Great-Grands are expected, organizers hope to set a new world record. The Quartzsite Improvement … Continue reading

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Good Sam Announces Top Extended Stay RV Parks for 2014

The Good Sam RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory announced its list of Top Extended Stay RV Parks for 2014. Good Sam editors and consultants chose the list of Extended Stay Parks from the annual publication’s database of 8,000 private parks. The … Continue reading

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Good Sam Announces Top Snowbird RV Parks for 2014

The Good Sam RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory announced its list of Top Snowbird Parks for 2014. Good Sam editors and consultants chose the list of Snowbird Parks from the annual publication’s database of 8,000 private parks. These select Sun … Continue reading

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Havasu Balloon Festival Partners With Good Sam

Join Good Sam Club for high-flying fun at the fourth annual Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair, January 17-19, 2014. Good Sam members can join tens of thousands of spectators watching hot-air balloons soar high above London Bridge, the crystal-clear waters … Continue reading

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Quartzsite Introduces New Trolley Service

The Town of Quartzsite is now offering a trolley service that connects the Quartzsite Town Park with various destinations within Quartzsite, including Main Street, Main Event, and special event sites along Kuehn Road and the La Posa Campground. The route … Continue reading

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The World’s Largest Parking Lot

Every winter, hundreds of thousands of snowbirds with RVs descend on the tiny desert town of Quartzsite, Arizona. For a few months, this dusty little place on I-10 morphs into what National Geographic calls The World’s Largest Parking Lot. Quartzsite … Continue reading

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