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Drive Across America & Canada For FREE

Each year numerous motorhomes, camper vans, and cars are driven across the country as Americans and visitors tour the country. As a result rental companies are often in need of drivers to take vehicles back and forth to various destinations—often … Continue reading

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Texas RV Travel Bucket List

Texas is big, beautiful, and diverse. So much has been said about Texas—its sunny seacoast to mile-high mountains, dense forests to cactus-studded desert, great cities to small villages and towns, rich and diverse history, and the hallowed Shrine that represents her birthplace. … Continue reading

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Alamo Palms & Victoria Palms Resort Sold to ELS

Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) acquired two properties, Victoria Palms Resort and Alamo Palms, in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas. The two properties contain approximately 1,765 sites on approximately 175 acres for a stated purchase price of $25 million. The … Continue reading

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50 Things To See or Do See in Your RV Before You Die

You might have read it or flipped through it or seen it on a shelf and thought, “I should pick that up.” It’s the national bestseller, “1,000 Places to See Before You Die.” The list, which includes everything from Asian … Continue reading

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What’s to Love about Texas Food

Texans take their food as seriously as they do their football. If you slander their vittles, they’re apt to defend their deep-fried passion as though you personally launched another attack on the Alamo. Necessity has frequently mothered our creations, and … Continue reading

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Discover San Antonio’s Mission Trail

The chain of five missions that were established along the San Antonio River during the 18th century stands as a reminder of Spain’s most successful attempt to extend its New World influence and control. Representing both church and state, these … Continue reading

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San Antonio River Walk: Jewel of the City

San Antonio is best known for being the Home of The Alamo and the San Antonio River, the center points of numerous activities in the downtown area. The river actually has its headwaters in northern San Antonio and travels southward … Continue reading

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San Antonio: An Enchanting City

Texas is big, beautiful, and diverse. It’s easy to think of Texas as a whole country—800 miles wide and nearly that far from north to south. The state encompasses sunny seacoast to mile-high mountains, dense forests to cactus-studded desert, and … Continue reading

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The Alamo Revisited: A Landmark Anniversary

So, why is this so special? One hundred seventy-five years ago the Alamo was the site of a pivotal moment in the history of the Texas Revolution where 250 or so Texian and Tejano defenders held off an estimated 1,500 … Continue reading

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The Alamo Celebrates Landmark Anniversary

Remember the Alamo! For 175 years, those words have inspired passions and politics. The 13-day siege resulting in a battle to the death for its defenders is truly the stuff of legend. Each March, one weekend is set aside as “Remembering … Continue reading

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