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Don’t let your RV get blown over! Tips for getting ahead of the wind

It takes a lot of energy and attention to drive an RV safely, and even more so when it's windy. Spring and fall seem...

RVers buy motorhome for $1. Then they light it on fire!

Our friends Marc and Julie Bennett of RVlove.com have performed a wonderful service for RVers. They've produced a fascinating video that may help save...

The Gabby Petito murder and what it means to a road tripper

By this point you’re probably familiar with the disappearance, and now confirmed murder, of Gabby Petito. This week, instead of focusing on little-known escapes...

Solo camping: Tips for staying safe while RVing alone

We recently ran a survey asking readers: "Couples: Would you likely keep traveling with an RV if your partner died?" The majority, 74 percent,...

Your RV Disaster Plan, Part 2: Prepare yourself!

By Russ and Tiña De Maris In Part 1 of this story, Your RV Disaster Plan, we talked about how to prepare your RV for...

Your RV Disaster Plan: Part 1 – Ready that rig!

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Hurricane Ida belted the South with wind and rain. Wildfires, seemingly without number, have whacked the West. Trucks and...

Rig on the shoulder? Move over or slow down! It’s the law

By Russ and Tiña De Maris When a couple in a Jeep rolled down their window and started yelling at us, we took notice. We...

Stranded due to DEF head? New developments and a possible workaround

By Russ and Tiña De Maris If you’re stranded on the road, or afraid to leave home with a Cummins diesel-equipped rig, we have...

6 tips for keeping the bad guys out of your RV and tow vehicle

Here are six easy tips for keeping the bad guys out when stopping overnight in a rather sketchy campground, rest stop, truck stop or...

An excellent resource: Important info to know about wildfire evacuation

This week, smoke from wildfires in the Western U.S. and Canada traveled as far as New York! Pictures of the hazy New York City...