Motorhometalk motorhomechat.com en-US hourly 1 How to get over your post-vacation blues http://motorhomechat.com/posts/how-to-get-over-your-post-vacation-blues 2014-01-20 16:52:34.345000 @MotorhomesofTX http://motorhomechat.com/posts/how-to-get-over-your-post-vacation-blues http://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/2014/01/16/post-vacation-depression/4494763/?csp=twusattravel_sf21735329&sf21735329=1

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How to get over your post-vacation blues Julianne Lowell, SmarterTravel.com January 16, 2014 USA Today We all know that feeling: the one when you return home from a fabulous trip and struggle to reacclimatize to everyday life. Post-travel hangovers can leave you exhausted, unmotivated, or blue (if not all three). But with a few simple tips and tricks, you can beat the inertia, dive right back into a productive routine, and even infuse your home life with the excitement and inspiration you felt w...]]>
November RV Shipments Hit Six-Year High http://motorhomechat.com/posts/november-rv-shipments-hit-six-year-high 2014-01-22 22:17:21.610000 @krismayaka http://motorhomechat.com/posts/november-rv-shipments-hit-six-year-high http://www.rvia.org/?ESID=preleases&PRID=602&SR=1

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RV wholesale shipments reached their highest level in six years, growing 12.2% to 299,451 units in year-to-date shipments through November, according to RVIA’s monthly survey of RV manufacturers. Cumulative annual towable RV shipments totaled 264,019 units, a 9.7% gain over the 240,734 total reported through November last year. Travel trailers have gained 11.7% to 184,473 units; fifth wheel travel trailers have increased 6.5% to 65,773 units; truck camper shipments are up 2.8% to 3,294 units; a...]]>
How to Protect Your Diesel In Cold Weather http://motorhomechat.com/posts/how-to-protect-your-diesel-in-cold-weather 2014-01-23 20:01:53.301000 @krismayaka http://motorhomechat.com/posts/how-to-protect-your-diesel-in-cold-weather http://www.rvnews.com/readarticle.cfm?refid=2&RecordID=2582

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(BPT) - As more manufacturers produce diesel vehicles for consumers, owners need to be aware of the issues that may occur during the cold winter months and learn how they can protect their vehicle. Gelling Cold weather can cause starting problems in diesel vehicles because the fuel tends to gel. Most consumers cannot control what kind of fuel they get at the pump. The recommended grade of diesel fuel for passenger vehicles is No. 2 which has some naturally occurring wax that crystallizes when th...]]>
Tips For Avoiding Costly Mistakes When Becoming A Fulltime RVer http://motorhomechat.com/posts/tips-for-avoiding-costly-mistakes-when-becoming-a-fulltime-rver-the-fun-times-guide-to-rving-1 2014-01-24 16:54:40.110000 @MotorhomesofTX http://motorhomechat.com/posts/tips-for-avoiding-costly-mistakes-when-becoming-a-fulltime-rver-the-fun-times-guide-to-rving-1 http://rv-roadtrips.thefuntimesguide.com/2008/05/full_time_rv_mistakes.php

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My wife and I made the decision to hit the road as full time RVers with little more preparation than a few years worth of subscriptions to Trailer Lifemagazine. http://rv-roadtrips.thefuntimesguide.com/2008/05/full_time_rv_mistakes.php]]>
Simple Ways Older Drivers Can Save Money on RV Insurance http://motorhomechat.com/posts/simple-ways-older-drivers-can-save-money-on-rv-insurance 2014-01-27 22:52:35.772000 @krismayaka http://motorhomechat.com/posts/simple-ways-older-drivers-can-save-money-on-rv-insurance http://www.rvnews.com/alifestyle.cfm?RecordID=2566

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BPT) - Are your RV or auto insurance premiums too high? Maybe they are, but not for reasons you might think. Insurance companies aren't charging you higher premiums because you're in an over-50 age group. You may be paying too much because you haven't done anything to lower the cost of your premiums. Check out these money-saving tips - they could be right up your alley.   Comparison shop. You don't need to stay with the same insurance company forever. Prices vary from company to company. Just b...]]>
How to Repair RV Window Water Leak http://motorhomechat.com/posts/rv-window-water-leak-repair-campingroadtripcom 2014-01-31 21:46:25.223000 @MotorhomesofTX http://motorhomechat.com/posts/rv-window-water-leak-repair-campingroadtripcom http://www.campingroadtrip.com/outdoor-living-newsletter-january-2014/how-to-repair-a-leaking-rv-window

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CampingRoadTrip.com Water leaks coming from RV windows should not be taken lightly. Doing a simple leak repair on your RV window by merely patching up the source of the water leak is not enough. The moisture that gets into the walls and the molding can cause the wood around the area to rot and become a breeding place for molds. Water leaks can also cause delamination of the walls in your RV, creating those nasty looking ripples and bubbles you see on the outside of your vehicle. The rust that fo...]]>
RV travel tips for beginners http://motorhomechat.com/posts/rv-travel-tips-for-beginners 2014-01-31 22:24:54.696000 @krismayaka http://motorhomechat.com/posts/rv-travel-tips-for-beginners http://www.wilsoncountynews.com/article.php?id=54522

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Dear Savvy Senior, Can you write a column on RV travel for beginners? My husband and I will be retiring in a few years and have always thought it would be fun to spend some of our time traveling around the country in an RV. What can you tell us? Ready to Retire Dear Ready, The affordability, combined with the comfort, convenience and personal freedom it offers has made recreational vehicle (RV) travel immensely popular among retirees over the past decade. According to the Recreational Vehic...]]>
Peek Inside a $12K-per-Night Motor Home-Turned-Hotel | Photos - ABC News http://motorhomechat.com/posts/peek-inside-a-12k-per-night-motor-home-turned-hotel-photos-abc-news 2014-02-03 02:40:33.631000 @krismayaka http://motorhomechat.com/posts/peek-inside-a-12k-per-night-motor-home-turned-hotel-photos-abc-news http://abcnews.go.com/Travel/slideshow/peek-inside-12k-night-motor-home-turned-hotel-21478348

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The lavish tour bus, previously used by former F1 World Champion Jenson Button and Jacques Villeneuve, has been transformed into luxury getaway motor home that costs from $12,000 per night. It claims to be the first million-dollar motor home to be and was built by U.S.-based company Newell. (Mercury Press/Caters)]]>
Top 10 Romantic Campgrounds in the U.S. http://motorhomechat.com/posts/top-10-romantic-campgrounds-in-the-us 2014-02-05 15:40:12.129000 @MotorhomesofTX http://motorhomechat.com/posts/top-10-romantic-campgrounds-in-the-us

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MotorHome Magazine,  July 2009 If your romantic sentiments are sparked by natural wonders, then the following parks can provide the perfect backdrop for your next vacation getaway: 1 Oak Grove Campground/Resort, Holland, Michigan  located within walking distance of the Macatawa lakes and Michigan beaches, features romantic sunsets, a heated swimming pool and grassy shaded sites. Only seven miles away from the Veldheer’s Tulip Gardens, this resort is the perfect destination in early May when gues...]]>