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Daily Archives: January 5, 2018

RV Travel Newsletter Issue 827

Learn about RV camping, RV travel, RV news and much more. This newsletter, now in its 17th year of continuous publication, is funded primarily...

Do you insure your RV and other vehicles on one policy?

Do you insure your RV and passenger vehicle(s) together or on separate policies? Please leave a comment if you have any tips about why...

Doing the “Quartzsite Crawl”

By Russ and Tiña De Maris In their travels, RVers encounter many strange phenomenons. We're not referring to the "UFO Highway" or even appearances of...

See the majesty of M42 – Orion the hunter

Spot one of the greatest sights in the winter sky – Orion By Chris Fellows, Serenity Mobile Observatory Winter is upon us and for those...
RV Electricity

Can you be shocked by camping near high power lines?

Is it dangerous to park your RV beneath or even near high power lines? Could you or your RV be electrified to the point...

A message to RVtravel.com readers about safe internet use

By Kim Christiansen Today, January 5, 2018, more than 1.4 billion usernames and passwords were posted to the Dark Web, a part of the...

Couple disagree on RVing full-time with cat

Dear RV Shrink: We have been considering selling our home, buying a motorhome and traveling full-time. There are several things about that lifestyle that...

What are the blue flakes coming out of the water heater?

Dear Gary, I was winterizing our 10-year-old coach and flushing out the water heater. Some scale, I know, is usual, but what came out...

Missing Children Report: January 5, 2018

  As RVers, we get around. We not only see a lot of beautiful scenery but a lot of people too. With more than 50,000...

Iowa RV dealer blasts Camping World tactics

An Iowa RV dealer has released a professionally produced video in which he blasts the sales tactics of Camping World and its CEO Marcus...

Reader unhappy with my negative reporting: Unsubscribes

I am withholding the name of the author. I know that some other readers have similar feelings, so posting his thoughts is my way...

Newmar recalls 34,699 RVs for defective fire extinguisher

Newmar Corporation (Newmar) is recalling 34,699 model year 1995-2018 motorhomes. A list of the affected vehicles is available here. The motorhomes are equipped with Kidde...