RV Journeys

By J. Dawg | Follow the travels of fellow Rver's as they tell their stories about experiencing the great parts of this country

Visiting the Eisenhower National Historic Site

On a recent road trip out west, I made a stop in Gettysburg to visit the Eisenhower National Historic SIte. I like visiting Presidents homes and …

Military History

Swinging Through Springfield, MO

I’ve never viewed the middle of the country as a travel destination. It’s always seemed too flat, too boring, and frankly, too wholesome and …

Travel

My Oregon Trail Adventure

I’m about to take off on a major RV road trip out through the western states. I’ve been planning this trip for the past 8 months and it’s a big one. …

Oregon Trail

How to Drive Your RV Partner Nuts

When I think about RV travel, I envision places, destinations, camping, adventure, and the open road. There’s also lots of mechanical and how to …

California's Crowded RV Parks Reality Check

RVing in California used to be a no-brainer, with endless choices of accommodations wherever you went. But not anymore. As we made our way up from …

Housing

Vlog #14 - Bayleys Camping Resort - A Southern Maine Favorite

Since returning from Florida, the first RV trip I’ve taken was a recent trip to southern Maine to visit with family. When I travel to this area, I …

Travel

Monument Valley, AZ

By onApril 11, 2017 in Travel<p><b>March 7, Friday</b><p>If the drive from Cottonwood, AZ to Navajo National Monument was scenic, the drive from Navajo National …

4 Tips For Winter-Season RVing in Florida

It’s been a few weeks since we left FL and we’re already well into Spring (seriously, how fast did that happen??!), but before I take you further …

Friends, An Obstacle & The Space Coast – Central FL

It was time. After ~5 months in southern FL it was high time to move on. This winter was all about family and we really, truly enjoyed it, but we …

Big Bend National Park

Chisos Mountains Big Bend National Park<p><b>This is our second visit to Big Bend</b>. We visited last year for a few days, but only scratched the surface of …

Museum of Western Film History–Hi-yo Silver away

March 22, 2017 While exploring the Alabama Hills I kept expecting to see the Lone Ranger and finally did at the Museum of Western Film History along …

Road Trips

Navajo National Monument, AZ

Days fall into a routine along Camino Real road south of Cottonwood, AZ. Breakfast is usually had with hot air balloons for company.After breakfast, …

National Parks

The Adventure Of A Lifetime – Dry Tortugas, FL

I just couldn’t bring myself to spend the money. I mean we’re talking $325 and given that I’m a frugal gal in all things (well in all things non-food …

National Parks

Snowbird Wrap Up

This snow bird is headed north having just wrapped up a 15 week winter stay in Fort Myers Beach, FL. This was the longest time we’ve spent parked in …

Wrapping up the Winter As Volunteers

April 1st had us saying goodbye to Topsail Hill Preserve State Park (Topsail) and the beautiful Gulf Coast of Florida. We have been here since the …

One Day in the Everglades

The last time we visited Florida we skipped over the Everglades and this time we were determined to remedy that situation. However, there was one …

Florida

The Small Island With The Big Crowds – Key West, FL

I have to admit that Key West wasn’t exactly what I was expecting. I guess I had a rather nostalgic image in my mind, heavily influenced by old black …

Florida

Arches National Park!

This was our 3rd trip to Moab. Our first trip was in 2014 where we camped for the weekend with our son Forrest and his family, our second trip was in …

Antelope Canyon,and Lake Powell a Top 10 Adventure!

Our main reason for coming to the Page area was to visit the infamous Antelope Canyon. After reviewing the reviews and information from both Upper …

Goosenecks State Park Moki Dugway and Muley Point in Utah

Five years ago during our first year as full-time RVers, we camped a few nights at Goosenecks State Park in late May. Unfortunately, the spring heat, …

Travel

Visits to Winslow, Petrified Forest National Park and Walnut Canyon National Monument

No visit to the northeastern quadrant of Arizona is complete without a stop in Winslow. Perhaps best known for its mention in the 1972 Eagles song</i> …

Eight Things to Do in Fort Myers Beach

For the past five years, I’ve been spending most of the winter months in Fort Myers Beach, FL. During that time, I’ve explored the area and visited …

Alabama to Kentucky

Last fall, after spending the majority of the summer at our house in Georgia, we headed out in the RV for a couple of months before the holidays …

Boondocking and Sightseeing in Cottonwood Arizona

As the temperatures in southern Arizona start climbing into the upper 80’s and low 90’s snowbirders head north in droves. This week we joined the …

Living in the Moment

I was outside our rig reading a book. When I came to the end of a chapter I folded the page, set the book down, and closed my eyes……. And just sat …

A Lovely Day at Lovers Key State Park

I recently spent a lovely spring day down at Lovers Key State Park. This Florida state park is located about 7 miles south of Fort Myers Beach. It’s …

Driving to Valley of Fire State Park

March 1, 2017 This, is why I wanted back to the desert so it was totally worth the five hour (long to me) drive to Valley of Fire State Park, Nevada. …

North America

A Guide to Vacationing in Florida's Sanibel Island

From dining to day trips, here's what to know about visiting Sanibel Island.<p>Located about 25 miles south of Fort Myers, Florida's family-friendly …

Cajun Prairie Revisited - Part 2

Our second day on the Cajun Prairie found us meandering north to the town of <b>Eunice</b>, going through the small towns of <b>Washington</b> and <b>Port Barre</b>. We …