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Snowbirds Give Back by Volunteering & Workcamping

As more seniors seek ways to enjoy the snowbird lifestyle many are turning to workcamping as a means of supplementing their pensions. Being a workcamper is not just a job, it’s a lifestyle, one that is actively pursued by some … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras RV City

The aptly named campground under Interstate 10 in downtown Mobile, Alabama, has been home to 197 trailers and RVs for almost a decade. And although she’s been coming to Mardi Gras her whole life—and even been a guest in RV City several … Continue reading

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Mesa RV Park Meets Modest Mouse

The Modest Mouse, an indie-rock group, recently released “Lampshades on Fire,” the first single from their its long-awaited new album, Strangers to Ourselves. A teaser photo posted to the group’s new Instagram account quickly garnered more than 3,000 likes. It … Continue reading

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When Snowbirds Become Staybirds

The demographic commonly known as snowbirds, remains an established population through the US Sunbelt each winter season. As refugees from the frozen north, snowbirds escape frigid, windy, icy, and snowy climes at home by migrating southward each year. Then almost … Continue reading

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Top 10 Reasons To RV Full Time

The number of people living full-time or part-time in a recreational vehicle continues to grow every year. Many are retired or plan to retire soon. Others are part of an expanding group of working age folks who are embracing a … Continue reading

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Take Retirement for a Test Drive in an RV

At some point we all dream of what our retirement will look like. For some it’s a condo on the beach, perhaps spending more time with family or maybe getting into a new hobby. For us and a growing number … Continue reading

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Fewer Winter Texans Visit The Rio Grande Valley

The Rio Grande Valley has been a winter refuge for northern snowbirds for many decades. But the heydays for these retired part-time residents, dubbed Winter Texans, may be over. A new study by the University of Texas-Pan American’s Business and … Continue reading

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Good Sam Announces Top RV Parks for Golfers for 2014

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

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TruckDown Launches PlanRV

In recent years TruckDown, a service designed for the commercial trucking industry, recorded an increasing number of RV owners using TruckDown.com to locate repair services and generate truck routes. Turns out the “truck worthy” size of many modern RVs limits … Continue reading

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Good Sam Announces Top Scenic RV Parks for 2014

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

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