Brian Newman

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RV Solar Part I – The Discovery Process

by libertatemamo 24 Comments<p>It’s a cold winter day here in S.FL we’re generating power from the sun. As a self-confessed geek I find this …

The Economics of Fulltiming

So what does it cost to live on the road? Less than you would think, if you do it right. Let me break down my typical monthly expenses, before and …

RV 101® – Top 5 RV Maintenance Mishaps

Dry battery Cell<p>There are lots of things to remember and maintain on an RV. Sometimes we tend to overlook the simplest maintenance requirements on …

How to Find and Use National Forest Campgrounds

Dispersed Camping in the San Juan National Forest near Silverton, CO – Free<p>Want to get away from the commercial campground scene, and tired of the …

RVs

Buyer Beware: Watch For Questionable Practices By Used RV Dealers | The RVing Guide

When you’re shopping for a new RV you’re pretty well protected by the factory that built it.<p>Since it is supposedly new, it’s to the dealer’s benefit …

Differences between a diesel and a gas RV

Diesel vs. gas motorhome<p>FEB 04<p>Written by: Jan Carla Santos <br>02/04/2011 9:45 AM<p>I'm looking to buy a new motorhome. I'm not sure whether to buy a gas or …

RVs

Driving an RV

DRIVING AN RV<p>Driving an RV is a lot different than driving a car. Here is the best advice to help keep you safe on the road. To start with, keep both …

America's legendary drives

With over four million miles of highway, the USA offers more road trips than anyone could tackle in one lifetime. Whether you’re itching to peek into Wild West history, or just longing for a big ol’ soulful dose of nature’s vistas, you’ll find them along America’s backroads and byways. Here are our …

Hiking

10 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Fulltime RVing…

by libertatemamo 390 Comments<p><b>Pre-Post Note/ Nov 2017.</b> <i>Although this post was written in 2011 it’s still my most popular post ever (!!), so I’m</i> …

One-Tank Escapes From 8 American Cities

Summer vacation doesn't have to mean a long, expensive trek. These getaways are a short drive from eight major urban areas. All you need is a weekend …

10 "Hidden Gems" You'll Love This Summer!

From Yosemite to the Everglades, the U.S. boasts world-famous landmarks. But we're also a land of virtually undiscovered stretches of parkland and …

5 Road-Tested Tips From an RV Rookie

We sent an RV novice out on the open road with nothing but a few good friends and a self-contained hotel room on wheels. She logged plenty of bumpy …

Outer Banks

Amazing Week in Montana’s Glacier National Park

Vacation in Glacier National Park: The journey starts here<p>“Give a month at least to this precious reserve,” said John Muir when he was trying to tell …

Northwest: 41 Best Campgrounds

Southwest: 27 Best Campgrounds

Curiosity Lands on Mars: NASA's Behind the Scenes Images

Curiosity Rover Lands on Mars<p>Mars Science Laboratory<p>TwitPic of Mars<p>Mars Science Laboratory<p>Twitter users and astronauts alike erupted in cheers Monday …

Virgin Galactic's private spaceship flew higher and faster than it ever had before on Thursday (Sept. 5), giving company officials confidence that the vehicle is on track to start carrying passengers on suborbital jaunts in 2014. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/bl6d

LADEE Launch: Images and Videos from Our Readers

NASA’s newest mission to the Moon, LADEE, launched from Wallops Island in Virginia, lighting up the sky along the US East Coast, allowing millions to …

The design firms pioneering space suit fashion

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1007000/1007826_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524756668_402192c0308710ba3c90f052d0e1d88d<p><b>Final Frontier Design wants to be the number one space suit designer for commercial space flights.</b><p>But with no private company yet to get a craft …