From the Desk of Rambling Don – post-3 – The RV Dream vs the RV Reality

Far, far too often, I see or meet people who go out, spend their hard earned savings on an RV that they believe will take them to those places they have dreamed about visiting for decades. They think the RV itself will make their traveling dreams come true, when the reality is that they, themselves …

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From the Desk of RamblingDon – post-2 – It’s My Turn, My RV, and My Lifestyle

From the RV Desk of RamblingDon - Life and Traveling Owning an RV - A Traveling Lifestyle My wife and I love to travel. In fact, we've been doing this travel thing for quite a while now and we're thoroughly enjoying this life path we have taken. Sure there are so many ways a person …

RV Financials, Part-5, Re-Sale Expectations and Upgrade Costs

  Re-Sale Expectations, and upgrade costs As you can tell by this point, the world of owning and selling an RV is complex. This is part-5 of my 5-part series covering this subject. So, if you're interested in selling your RV yourself, you do need to recognize the market and provide your RV in the …

Types of RV Campers that are popular today.

For a quick overview of the different styles of RV campers popular in the US, click on the link below to read my HubPage article. It lists the major styles and designs that we all like and use for our camping trips. RV Camper types and Styles by Don Bobbitt, 2014 Copyright, Don Bobbitt, 2014, …

How to change your State Residency for Full-Timers

 Click on this link to read a very good article by a fellow camper who is also a full-timer. She provides some great information on why you should consider changing your state residency if you want to save money traveling around the country full time. She provides some great specifics on the most popular states …

Autumn in Virginia – a Camping Trip – Day-2

Well, Helen and I are old enough that after 14-hours on the road that we are pretty much Zombies the next day as our bodies go through their recovery mode. We did slep late and when we did get up, we pulled out the Coffee pot ready for a fine cup of rejuvenating Java. And …

Campsite Idea: Food Waste and Wildlife Do Not Mix

Every Camper eventually learns this lesson. And I, like many, have learned it the hard way. You must manage your campsite very aggressively to minimize the chance that your site might draw Insects, and even worse, Animals. Remember, you are camping in their world, not your safe and densely populated  suburb or city. In their …

Campsite Idea: Use a Tarp on the Ground

Use a Tarp on the Ground! This is a quick Campsite Idea that every camper should consider. If you are going to be camped for a longer period of time than just an overnight stay, you should use a tarp on the ground. Whether you are a tent camper, or a drive a big motorhome, …

My First Day on WordPress

Well, Here I am, crawling through the setup and customization of my first WordPress Site. I am; a story-teller, a traveler, and a writer of Short-Stories, Books and such. Some of my stuff is good and some is probably not-so-good. At least in some peoples eyes, I am sure. Regardless, other people's opinions aside, I …