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Your Airstream Toolkit

Airstreams are unique trailers. Their aerodynamic aluminum bodies, large windows, and unusual construction means caring for them requires the right tools. Let's take a look…

Happy Pants: a Review of Duluth Cargo Pants

Ever since I married I have abdicated the lion's share of my clothing purchases to my dear wife. As a bachelor, I was never a…

Triple-J Camper Park: Russell, KS

Triple-J Camper Park is one of those older parks that needs a bit more love and a lot of elbow-grease but makes up for its…

Why Are Airstreams So Expensive?

We get a lot of compliments on our Airstream as we travel around the country. They are striking trailers and they have a very good…

Cottonwoods RV Park and Campground: Columbia, MO

Cottonwoods RV Park is an excellent park all around. They are not especially fancy, but they cover the basics very nicely indeed. We Paid: $40…

Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort: Santa Claus, IN

Every once in a while I get to review a campground that breaks the mold in some way. Lake Rudolph fits that bill exactly. We…

Shadrack Campground: Bristol, TN

Shadrack Campground caters to those attending a nearby Nascar track, but we found it good for weary travelers and an amazing bargain with Passport America.…

Bean Pot Campground: Crossville, TN

If you are looking for a bargain, Bean Pot has you covered. If you are looking for the nicest park you can find, not so…

Buying an Airstream: Getting the best deal

Buying an Airstream can be a big purchase. They are one of the most expensive travel trailers you can buy and they hold their value…

Natural Bridge KOA: Lexington, Virginia

Natural Bridge KOA continues a recent trend for us of rather nice KOA parks in the East Central US. While a little expensive their price…

Bull Run Regional Park: Manassas, VA

Bull Run Regional Park is located near the Bull Run battlefields in Manassas. It offers some very unique opportunities for visitors and makes for a…

Luray KOA Holiday: Luray, Virginia

Luray KOA continues our recent trend of very nice KOA camping sites. The price is steep, but they are one of the better KOAs we…

Airstream Zip Dee Awning Repair

When we purchased our Airstream we got a good deal by buying one ordered by another customer who backed out of the deal. Lucky for…

Cherry Hill Park, College Park, Maryland

Cherry Hill Park has been in business for decades, but you would never know as it is a modern, beautiful RV park and campground. The…

Timothy Lake Resorts: East Stroudsburg, PA

Timothy Lake Resorts consists of two separate parks near one another: TLR North and TLR South. We stayed at the South branch. It is a…

Hershey RV: Lebanon, PA

Finally, a Thousand Trails park I actually liked! Hershey RV is a cut above the other North East parks in its family with good sites…

Slippery Slopes and Airstreams

This is a short lesson in hitch safety that we discovered the hard way. After more than 20 months of traveling, we got a serious…

Bear Creek Campground: Lake Compounce, CT

Bear Creek Campground is the on-site campground for the Lake Conpounce amusement park. It's the oldest park in the US but Bear Creek was built…

Thousand Trails Camping Pass Review

In December of 2016, Trail was looking for ways to save money and took a hard look at the Thousand Trails camping pass program. If…

Gateway to Cape Cod Campground: Rochester, MA

Gateway to Cape Cod Campground is pretty typical of the Thousand Trails camps we have visited: large, a little run down, but has a lot…