Fulltimers dilemma: Visiting your primary care physician

  By Russ and Tiña De Maris When transitioning into a fulltime RV lifestyle, one of the normal functions you perform automatically may slip through the cracks_ the regular visits to your primary care physician. Your regular doc knows you, your medical history, and your particular medical needs. But that’s understandable. You may spend most of your time hundreds or... Read More

Campfire safety: Don’t let yours be the spark for wildfire devastation

  By Chris Dougherty Chris Dougherty is a certified RV technician and former professional fireman. Here is an article he wrote while he was serving as RVtravel.com’s technical editor. Even if you don’t read the news on a regular basis, you can’t miss hearing about or seeing videos of the devastation caused by wildfires. Often started by lightning, or careless workmen,... Read More

Save on camping fees at Fish & Wildlife refuges

  By Bob Difley One of the advantages of a fulltime RV lifestyle is the ability to abruptly change how you practice that lifestyle. For instance, if you suddenly find yourself a bit short of funds (like during gift-giving seasons, or having to pay for a sudden medical problem) you can find a place to stay for a couple weeks or... Read More

Fulltime RVing couple list their top five frustrations

  Fulltimers Mike and Jennifer Wendland publish the excellent website/blog Roadtreking, “Celebrating the RV Lifestyle.” Although the Wendlands are enthusiastic about their RV lifestyle, Mike takes an opportunity here to describe the couple’s top five RV frustrations. By Mike Wendland Deplorable campground conditions This, we believe, is one of the biggest scandals of the RV world. There are many campgrounds that could more... Read More

Weighing the amenities of an RV resort with camping in the rough

  By Bob Difley Living fulltime in an RV is the dream (or maybe the necessity) of many people as housing costs skyrocket, urban living becomes more congested, and streets and highways become clogged with traffic. What the RV lifestyle offers is the ability to change your status on a whim, given the options of living in an upscale RV... Read More