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Fuel Consumption Trip Computers

Fuel Consumption Trip Computers

November 22, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Fuel consumption trip computers are now commonplace in many automobiles, trucks and recreational vehicles, but are they accurate? Do they really display the actual miles per gallon that you have been achieving? Well, yes and no.  The auto industry’s O.E.M. standard on-board computer display is not a scientific measuring device.  Some of its input data comes from […]

Visit Paso Robles Wine Country

Visit Paso Robles Wine Country

September 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Harvest time in Paso Robles Wine Country is almost upon us! This is an exciting time shared by winemakers, growers, tasters and wine enthusiasts alike that celebrates another successful year of hard work and dedication. To commemorate this time of year, Paso Robles is hosting their 2014 Harvest Wine Weekend from October 17-19, 2014. More […]

Maintaining Your RV Refrigerator

Maintaining Your RV Refrigerator

August 10, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Some of the most common RV problems stem from refrigerators. Refrigerators in RVs operate using an absorption system, which incorporates a completely different set of principles than those in compressor-driven household units. The RV is far more demanding than the relatively static residential environment. For example, RV refrigerators are required to operate on a variety of energy sources […]

RV Resorts in the Great Lakes Region

August 2, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

The Great Lakes region is as distinct as it is magical; a unique area that you have to experience to truly understand. Rich in nautical history and natural beauty, there is always something new to discover and enjoy along the vast coastlines of the Great Lakes – the perfect playground for any age. Spend a […]

Camping In August

Camping In August

August 1, 2014 by · 1 Comment 

RV travel is one of the most enjoyable and rewarding ways to vacation and August is prime camping season. The timing could not be better. The attraction of recreational vehicle travel is to see the country, visit new places, meet interesting people, and experience the freedom of the open road. Each journey represents a passage, […]

Staying Cool In Your RV

Staying Cool In Your RV

June 28, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

  Staying cool in your RV during the summer is a direct result of regular air conditioner maintenance.  Though there are both roof and basement AC units used by RV manufacturers, we will address the most common, roof mounted unit. The first and most frequent item that needs attention are the filters; that screen the […]

Decorating Your RV

Decorating Your RV

June 20, 2014 by · 3 Comments 

Is your RV all set for summer camping? There are so many great ideas for decorating your RV to create style and save space.  Whether its just a sink cover, installing a new drawer, or collapsable bowls, Camping World has the largest online RV supply store to help kick-start all of your RV shopping needs. […]

GPS Navigation In RVs

GPS Navigation In RVs

June 10, 2014 by · 5 Comments 

Is a GPS nav. system a worthwhile option?  To answer this question, I think we need to look at what possible benefits it may provide. First of all, basic point “A” to point “B” geographical guidance.  This is the primary use for most passenger automobiles, but what about the uses in a recreational vehicle application?  Here, […]

RV Resort Requirements

RV Resort Requirements

June 9, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

When planning a trip to a new destination, there is no better tool than the Good Sam RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory to have at your fingertips. Things like resort amenities and local attractions are but a few key benefits from trip planning with the Campground Directory. If you do not have a campground […]

Towable and Motorized RVs

June 8, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

  Making the choice of which type of RV is best for you, may not be simple. Towable and motorized RVs each has their advantages and disadvantages. Much depends on how you plan to use your vehicle. It also depends on your budget. Towable RVs make sense if you plan to stay in the same […]

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