Leslie Strayer

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‘We Are in for a Pretty Long Civil War’

In back rooms and think tanks, Republicans are already mourning their party—and plotting the fight over who’s going to be in it after Trump.<p>As the country geared up for the third and final presidential debate last week, the fellows of the storied conservative Hoover Institution gathered in Palo …

Republicans

Zion National Park may start limiting tourists

From the city of Venice to a beach in Thailand, popular beauty spots across the world have been struggling to deal with—or have just downright had enough of—increasingly high volumes of visitors, proposing all sorts of solutions to curb eager travelers like caps on cruise ship visitors in Santorini …

National Parks

Wild Elk Spotted in South Carolina for First Time Since 1700s

A wild elk has been spotted in South Carolina for the first time in 275 years, officials say.<p>The bull elk was likely kicked out of a re-established …

Guest Post: 8 of the Best Road Trips in America

Good morning everyone. Today’s blog post is written by my friend Matthew. He is a car enthusiast and loves going on road trips. Here are some of his …

5 Boondocking Lessons: How To Camp In The Wild For Free (And Like A Pro) [TUTORIAL]

Crowded campground got you down? These five simple boondocking lessons will get you out of the campground and back to nature.5 Boondocking Lessons: …

RVs

The Real Truth About RVing With A Composting Toilet

Does RVing with a composting toilet seem gross to you? One proud alternative RV toilet owner shares the truth about carrying poop inside his RV's …

RVs

What’s at Stake in Syria’s Battle for Aleppo: QuickTake Q&A

Even a war as pitiless as Syria’s can have a low point. The battle for Aleppo has produced carnage, civilian suffering and, according to some, war …

Five of the world′s biggest environmental problems | Environment| All topics from climate change to conservation | DW | 11.10.2016

These five megatrends present major global threats for planet Earth - problems that must be solved if the world is to remain a supportive habitat for …

Camping in Canada - Parks Canada Quirky Accommodation

If you love being the wilderness, then Canada is the place to be in 2017. Parks Canada is celebrating <b>Canada’s 150th anniversary</b> of Confederation in …

National Parks

The Most Spectacular Canyons Around the U.S.

From sea to shining sea, there’s no shortage of spectacular sights to see. In addition to beautiful beaches, lush national parks, and epic …

National Parks

Kit list: The 10 essentials for walking and hiking

The '10 essentials' list was originally penned in the 1974 edition of Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills and has since evolved into a systems …

Bloglovin

Are you ready for some travel tips? It's Travel Tips Tuesday and I'll be sharing my travel tips about living on the road. I would love to hear your …

20 Money Saving Tips For Cheaper Camping

RVing may be relatively affordable compared to other forms of travel, but that doesn't mean you can't learn the secret to frugal RVing.20 Money …

RVs

5 Ways To Maintain Your Water Supply While Boondocking In Your RV

Maintaining your water supply while boondocking is difficult. Here are a few tips to ensure you have enough water for long trips in the wild!5 Ways …

RVs

APNewsBreak: US seeks end to Yellowstone grizzly protections

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The federal government is proposing to lift threatened-species protections for hundreds of Yellowstone-area grizzlies, opening the door to future hunts for the fearsome bears across parts of three states for the first time since the 1970s.<p>The proposal caps a four-decade, …

Woodland community facing eviction from Dartmoor national park

A community of green-minded co-operative workers are facing eviction from their hillside home after planners on the Dartmoor national park authority decided they were not welcome.<p>The planners ruled that Steward Community Woodland, which was established at the turn of the century within a conifer …

National Parks

LA Officials Bring The Hammer Down On Tiny Houses For Homeless

Elvis Summers is not part of any nonprofit or government agency. He's just a 38-year-old guy with a Mohawk and tattooed arms who started a GoFundMe campaign last spring so he could build tiny houses for homeless people to live in. He got the idea after befriending a homeless woman in his …

Homelessness

Rattled Republicans seek a last-ditch strategy to stop Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Staring down the prospect of nominating Donald Trump for president, Republicans spiraled into a chaotic, last-ditch search …

Government

Isis video targets Twitter and Facebook CEOs over suspended accounts

Islamic State has released a 25-minute video featuring the faces of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg being riddled with mock bullet holes.<p>Isis has begun to respond with increasing urgency as Facebook and Twitter have attempted to block terrorist content on the network. …

Social Media

State of the Union: Obama regrets era of 'rancor' and ponders divided America

Barack Obama admitted his regret that he will leave the US more, not less, polarised when he departs office a year from now, using his final State of the Union address to urge the nation not to succumb to demagogues.<p>The man who declared “We are not a collection of red states and blue states. We are …

Political Science

DIY RV Buyers Guide: Buy an RV for the Right Price for the Right Model

Welcome to the DoItYourselfRV’s RV Buyer’s Guide. This guide is intended to be a ” how to buy an rv” resource for an RV newcomer or someone who …

Buying and Fixing Up an RV is a Personal Thing

If you are thinking about buying or fixing up an RV? Here are some amenities you might want to add. A list of must-have RV items.

RVs

Things We Pack For Extended RV Trips

Over the course of almost 5 years of full-time RV living, we have had a chance to find out what we really need to pack and what we can do without. …

Solar Panels

World’s Biggest RVing Woman’s Club Inspires Sisters Everywhere

If you're a woman and always wanted to go RVing but don't know how to get started, check out Sisters on the Fly, the world's largest RVing woman's …

RVs

The Complete Guide To RV Crock-Pot Cooking

Simplify meal time with RV crock-pot cooking. From stews to deserts and nearly everything in between, crock-pots make delicious meals with little …

Cooking

5 Sure-Fire Ways To Tell If You Should RV Fulltime

Ever wondered if you should stay in your RV full time? Here's how to tell.5 Sure-Fire Ways To Tell If You Should RV Fulltime appeared first on …

RVs

10 Hunger-Busting (And Cheap) Healthy Road Trip Snacks

There’s something about a road trip that makes me hungry. It makes no difference whether I’ve eaten recently or not. Inevitably an hour or so into …

How To Build Your Own Perfect Bug Out Bag | Self-Sufficiency

<b>Story Views</b><p>For years, my bug out bag has languished in a closet, stuffed to the gills with the gear that I “thought” I might need if forced to flee …

Survivalism