Posts by Beginners

RV Checklists: 6 Printable Packing Lists

If you’re the type of person who always thinks “I know I’m forgetting something” when you leave the house, then you need (yes, need) a good checklist to help you pack for your RV trip. Because trust us, there’s...

If you’re the type of person who always thinks “I know I’m forgetting something” when you leave the house, then you need (yes, need) a good checklist to help you pack for your RV trip. Because trust us, there’s...

Conversion Vans Vs. Class B Motorhomes — Is #VanLife Right For You?

By Liz Wilcox It feels like the #VanLife trend is everywhere. And while Instagram makes traveling in a van look glamorous and easy, it’s not for everyone. There are different types of vans out there, each with their own advantages and...

By Liz Wilcox It feels like the #VanLife trend is everywhere. And while Instagram makes traveling in a van look glamorous and easy, it’s not for everyone. There are different types of vans out there, each with their own advantages and...

How To Find Free & Inexpensive RV Camping

By Camille Attell Finding free and inexpensive camping is both an art and a science. There are so many resources to help you find great camping spots, but sometimes all the technology in the world can’t predict how you’ll “feel” about a place....

By Camille Attell Finding free and inexpensive camping is both an art and a science. There are so many resources to help you find great camping spots, but sometimes all the technology in the world can’t predict how you’ll “feel” about a place....

A Beginner’s Guide To RV Holding Tanks

By Liz Wilcox RVing can take you to some beautiful locations and help you create wonderful memories. But not every part of RVing is pretty. Maintaining and emptying your septic system on a regular basis is an unglamorous — but necessary — part...

By Liz Wilcox RVing can take you to some beautiful locations and help you create wonderful memories. But not every part of RVing is pretty. Maintaining and emptying your septic system on a regular basis is an unglamorous — but necessary — part...

Choosing The Right RV: 7 Things You Need To Know Before Driving Off The Lot

By Liz Wilcox Choosing The Right RV: What You Need To Know Before You Buy (Or Rent) Choosing the right RV is important. Trust me, I know: I bought two RVs within 13 months due to complications with the first. To help you make a confident and...

By Liz Wilcox Choosing The Right RV: What You Need To Know Before You Buy (Or Rent) Choosing the right RV is important. Trust me, I know: I bought two RVs within 13 months due to complications with the first. To help you make a confident and...

RVing In The City: How To Do It And Why You Definitely Should

by Camille Attell Think you can’t RV in the city? Think again! Keep reading for ideas and resources to help you plan your perfect RV city vacation! When you think about RV travel, you probably picture driving along tree-lined highways or scenic...

by Camille Attell Think you can’t RV in the city? Think again! Keep reading for ideas and resources to help you plan your perfect RV city vacation! When you think about RV travel, you probably picture driving along tree-lined highways or scenic...

Which Type Of RV Is Right For You?

A Complete Guide To RV Classes And Types Find out which kind of RV is right for you with the official Campanda guide to the different RV types and classes. There are so many things to love about RV travel. It offers families and friends the...

A Complete Guide To RV Classes And Types Find out which kind of RV is right for you with the official Campanda guide to the different RV types and classes. There are so many things to love about RV travel. It offers families and friends the...

How To Choose The RV That’s Right For You

Choosing The Right RV: How To Find The RV That’s Right For You By Camille Attell I’m currently reading a book called, The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results, by Gary Keller. The premise is that when you...

Choosing The Right RV: How To Find The RV That’s Right For You By Camille Attell I’m currently reading a book called, The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results, by Gary Keller. The premise is that when you...

Top 10 Rookie RV Mistakes — And How To Avoid Them

By Liz Wilcox Sure, everyone makes mistakes. But no one wants to look like a rookie on the road. Feeling like you don’t have a clue is stressful and embarrassing. And when it comes to RVing, being clueless can also be dangerous and costly....

By Liz Wilcox Sure, everyone makes mistakes. But no one wants to look like a rookie on the road. Feeling like you don’t have a clue is stressful and embarrassing. And when it comes to RVing, being clueless can also be dangerous and costly....

Do You Need A Special License To Drive An RV? A State-By-State Guide

Do you need a special license to drive an RV? Unless you’re going BIG, probably not. Most states do not require a special license for RVs weighing under 26,000 pounds or towed vehicles under 10,000 pounds. Vehicles that can carry more than 16...

Do you need a special license to drive an RV? Unless you’re going BIG, probably not. Most states do not require a special license for RVs weighing under 26,000 pounds or towed vehicles under 10,000 pounds. Vehicles that can carry more than 16...

Packing Light For An RV Trip

By Camille Attell Some people like to call their RV their “home on wheels.” I say that my RV is like my “backpack on wheels” because I pack light by bringing the most effective and efficient gear. I’m a fairly experienced backpacker and have...

By Camille Attell Some people like to call their RV their “home on wheels.” I say that my RV is like my “backpack on wheels” because I pack light by bringing the most effective and efficient gear. I’m a fairly experienced backpacker and have...