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WOOD you own this 1920s motorhome? You’d sleep like a LOG!

If you wanted to know what RVs looked like 100 years ago, here's your chance. (Just kidding. We don't think all RVs were built...

Actor Jeff Goldblum explores the world of RVs

Jeff Goldblum takes fans on a journey through the history of RVs in the December 27th episode of The World According to Jeff Goldblum....
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Do not take your picnic table for granted

For most of us, a picnic table is simply something that comes with the campsite we choose for the night. It's just there, and...
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When roads were made of wood

By Chuck Woodbury Early in the twentieth century, when auto travel was becoming the rage, Yuma, Ariz., was at a crossroads but with a big...

History of Caravans – From our friends across the pond

Veteran RVer and RVtravel.com contributor Greg Illes ran across this piece recently and sent it along with the following intro: Most of us know that...

Own a piece of RV history from the ’20s

By Russ and Tiña De Maris Among RVers there are plenty of history buffs. How many of us have it on our list to tour...

RV History: Coachmen evolves

RV History with Al Hesselbart Coachmen evolves In 1964, three brothers with varied backgrounds decided to start a trailer company. Tom, Keith and Claude Corson...

Vintage RV photos: “Harriet” the house car

By Russ and Tiña De Maris We don't imagine that too many of our readers attended this RV gathering. It was January 10, 1929, in...

RV History: Slide outs celebrate 100 years

RV History with Al Hesselbart Popular selling features of RVs today, such as slide outs, are much older than most RVers realize. Almost every RV...

RV History: Thor Industries

RV History with Al Hesselbart Thor Industries, the world's largest RV manufacturer, was created by Wade F.B. Thompson, a wealthy immigrant from New Zealand, and Peter...

RV History: Hall of Fame leaders

RV History with Al Hesselbart Since 1972, the RV/MH (Manufactured Housing) Hall of Fame in Elkhart, Indiana, has recognized many of the giants who have...

Jack Sisemore’s RV Museum in Amarillo

by Deanna Tolliver Many of us are familiar with the RV Hall of Fame in Elkhart, Indiana, but did you know there’s another great RV...