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Navigate Your Next RV Travel Adventure with the Good Sam GPS and Best of the Road®
With summer heating up and the search for the Best Small Towns in America around the corner, Rand McNally and Good Sam are helping travelers across the country plan and navigate their road trips.
When you hit the road, you want to know that you are safe and have a comprehensive list of towns and points-of-interest to visit as you travel.
That’s why Good Sam and Rand McNally teamed up to create the Good Sam GPS, complete with thousands of campgrounds, RV Parks, and Best of the Road towns and places to explore along the way.
Fully loaded with over 2,200 Good Sam parks and thousands of additional campgrounds planning where to stay, knowing that each one has been inspected and rated with the exclusive Good Sam 10/10*/10 Rating System, helps you choose the right RV park or campground for you.
Not to mention Lifetime Maps, a suite of RV Tools for customized set up, and Wi-Fi Connectivity so you can always be prepared with up to the minute weather information, all displayed on a 7″ high definition touchscreen.
You can find out even more about the new Good Sam RV GPS at CampingWorld.com
For those seeking expert guidance, the GPS device also includes pre-planned Rand McNally road trips, including photos and videos—all carefully selected from user input on Best of the Road. Whether you are planning a weekend getaway or a month-long excursion, everything you need to plan an enjoyable trip is at your fingertips.
Best of the Road – Share Yours!
To again celebrate all the great places to visit across the country, we’re asking you to participate in sharing your favorite towns across America by casting your vote at bestoftheroad.com.
Help us to share your favorite destinations with other road travelers. Tell us what’s so great about them, and upload your favorite photos so we can see what a wonderful place it is to visit. We’ll be counting votes all summer long, and this year’s winners will end up at the top of every roadtripper’s bucket list and in the Good Sam GPS. Here’s what you need to know:
Who: Towns in America with populations under 150,000
What: ”Best of the Road 2013″ – a competition to be named the 2013 Best Small Towns in America. Towns are eligible to win in one of five categories: Most Beautiful, Most Fun, Most Patriotic, Friendliest, and Best Food.
When: Voting begins on July 1, 2013 and will end on September, 3rd, 2013. Winners will be announced by mid-October.
Where: All the action takes place at bestoftheroad.com
How: Vote early and vote often! Towns may be nominated in any category, and individuals can vote once per day. You can upload reviews, photos and Twitter Vine videos to help others see your town through your eyes. Also, encourage your friends, family and neighbors to vote to get their favorite towns on the map. Rally the troops – your fellow citizens, elected officials, visitor centers, and social networks – encourage them to let us know why your pick should be on the map, and in your GPS!