How to winterize your RV 

​September 21, 2016 By Pocono RV I hope you had a great summer camping season and you enjoyed your RV or trailer with your family and friends. Autumn is a great time of the year to continue to spend time in the great outdoors. Flaming foliage season is upon us. So, spend you free time exploring the…

Keep Your Water Supply Running Smoothly This Winter

Last year, due to unforeseen health issues, we were unable to travel south to warm, sunny Florida, and had to endure a harsh Northeastern winter in the RV.  Luckily, our 5th wheel has an enclosed and heated underbelly as well as an electric fireplace.  Both came in handy as the temperatures ran into the teens on…

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We are always looking for authors who can write quality, original posts and provide expert regional advice for FamiliesontheRoad.com. If you would like to be considered please make sure you provide details of your own blog or a link to some articles you have written. Region Experts As well as interesting posts, we’re looking for Region…

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Peter DeMichiel In 2007 Peter left his job as an educator to travel the world with his family and live outside their comfort zone. Eight years later they’ve explored 18 countries and continue to educate themselves through travel. Peter blogs about their adventures on familiesontheroad.com.     Sharee Collier is a wife, mom, fulltime traveler…

Dirty Laundry – Where do you put it?

RV’s tend to be designed as if no one ever has any dirty laundry to stash. The general consensus among Family RVers is the dirty laundry gets put in mesh bags and stored in the bath tub/ shower stall. Some families in converted buses have made a laundry shoot that drops the laundry into the basement…

Why Roadschool?

Many Families who travel full time or RV fulltime place education high on the list of priorities. It is in fact one of the main reasons many families choose to travel by RV, boat or just backpacking for a few months. Homeschooling on the Road – Is it Legal? Although homeschooling is legal in all…

RV Toilet Paper – Which one works best?

What toilet paper can I use in my RV?  There are lots of RV friendly toilet paper products out there that feel nice and soft, and some that feel like sandpaper.  Generic RV toilet paper is a waste of your money. So what kind of toilet paper can you purchase that won’t destroy the black…

Spotlight City: Ybor City

Known as Tampa’s Latin Quarter for over a century, Ybor City offers an exotic blend of flavors, aromas, sights and sounds.  From the scent of roasting Cuban coffee early in the morning to the rhythms of Latin music late into the night, Ybor is a feast for the senses. Choose from a variety of cuisine…

Working at a Jellystone Park

by Sharee Collier Fulltime Workamper Many people we come in contact with us ask the very same question, “What’s it like to live and work at Jellystone Park?” There are many one-word responses that come to mind, each would ultimately move the conversation quickly along with few details about what it was really like.  We won’t use those today. Today, we’ll  give  a little…

How to open a bank account in Spain

If you’re living in Spain, banking and payments will be easier once you open a bank account in Spain, especially if you don’t have a ‘chip and pin’ debit or credit card. If you’re living and working in Spain, making and receiving payments will be easier once you open a Spanish bank account. This article…

7 Tips to RV Alaska this Summer

It is a rite of passage for fulltime RVers to travel the Alcan Highway into the great unknown of ALASKA. Bragging rights aside, most RVers are drawn to the wildlife and fishing, mountains and meadows, grandeur and adventure of the highway.  An expedition of this magnitude takes a lot of pre-planning, flexibility and, of course,…

Stone Mountain Campground

If you are passing anywhere near Atlanta, Georgia on your travels this year, you should consider Stone Mountain Campground as a base for exploration.   We spent three exciting days this past spring here and would recommend this location to any Rving family on the road. You can save up to 49% with a Campground Midweek…