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Vintage Trailers Retrofitted As Mobile Storefronts

Mobile retailers are popping up in trailers across the country. This growing group of entrepreneurs who refuse to toe the traditional retail line have turned their retrofitted vintage trailers into mobile storefronts. The businesses are dedicated to selling everything from … Continue reading

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RV Capital of the World

Elkhart County is considered the Recreational Vehicle Capital of the World. Over 80 percent of the nation’s recreational vehicles are manufactured in Elkhart County. You’ll find everything RV here from manufacturing, service, repairs, parts, and accessories to dealers, campgrounds, and … Continue reading

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Pink Airstream Brings Manicure Salon to You

If only having your nails manicured was as easy as ordering a chicken wrap from a food truck. That’s precisely the thought that 33-year-old Susan Aflak entertained while working as an investment banker in Los Angeles. Aflak was working long, … Continue reading

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America’s Cool Airstream Motels

The Shady Dell Nine lovely, fully restored vintage aluminum travel trailers await you at the Shady Dell in Bisbee, Arizona. Whether it is the 33 foot Royal Mansion built in 1951 and restored with leopard carpet, martini glasses, Diner-style breakfast … Continue reading

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Airstream Mystique

Airstream, manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer, is the oldest and most recognized recreational vehicle manufacturer in North America. In 1936, Wally Byam stated that he is in business “to make people’s dreams come true.” When Airstream began, … Continue reading

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Vintage Airstream Custom Renovations

In an earlier post on vogeltalksrving.com, we introduced vintage Airstream renovations by Hofmann Architecture and its recently opened Airstream hotel consisting of four tricked-out trailers parked at the Santa Barbara Auto Camp. Based in Santa Barbara, California, Hofmann Architecture (HofArc) takes … Continue reading

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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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Santa Barbara Auto Camp Rents Refurbished Airstreams

What is it about Airstream design that continues to engender such passion more than 80 years after the trailer first appeared? Is it the alluring, streamlined aluminum shell, cozy interiors, nostalgia for a simpler era? “It’s a part of American … Continue reading

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Pushing the Airstream Boundaries

Airstream continues to aggressively reposition its line of signature aluminum trailers to appeal to affluent, style-conscious adventurers. In 2011, Airstream introduced a prototype design for a model called the Sterling, the latest in a series of Airstreams with interiors designed … Continue reading

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More Parks with Creative Accommodations

You don’t need to drive a recreational vehicle to enjoy the RV resort experience. Just mix one or more icon symbols of freedom and adventure on American highways with a creative mind. Add in a generous helping of awe-inspiring scenery, … Continue reading

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