Traveling with a recreational vehicle can be fun! But it can also be expensive: ongoing maintenance, necessary fuel costs, rising camp expenses, and food on the road. They all add up. Fortunately, there are many […]
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In this section of my blog, I share my journey of living affordably in an RV. It’s all about managing life on the road without spending a lot of money. I talk about keeping your RV in good shape — on a budget, finding the best and cheapest travel routes, and smart ways to save space. I also give tips on living off the grid in a cost-effective way. This section is perfect for anyone who’s thinking about RV living or already on the road and looking to cut costs.
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The first of my 10 frugal RV tips is to remember why you travel. That makes sense, but it’s quite easy to forget as we start thinking about all the options and opportunities we RVers
Recently, we downsized our RV rig from a one-ton pickup pulling a 27′ fifth wheel to a 20′ camper-van. Why? Many reasons, but the major one was simplicity. We can now take roads and campsites
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Once you’ve identified your favorite reasons for travel, look at ways to simplify camping so you get the most enjoyment from your camping budget. That’s what this website is all about: travel more and spend
Camping adventures often lead to accumulating dirt and grime, from trekking and cycling to off-roading, cooking outdoors, and life on the move. How can you minimize your laundry pile while reveling in the great outdoors?
A growing trend among RV enthusiasts involves embracing solar energy for their RVs. But is this a wise and cost-effective choice? If you own a motorhome, travel trailer, fifth-wheel trailer, or any other type of
In a prior frugal RV tip, I covered how to simplify camping. Camping, after all, is intended to be a simpler life event than living at home with all those electronic gadgets and conveniences. It’s
We RVers typically don’t like to admit it, but some campers are smarter than we are — at least on some topics. The aim of the frugal RVer is to learn something useful from more
Have you ever dreamed of immersing yourself in nature but felt held back by a tight budget? Well, we’re here to tell you it’s entirely possible. If your recreational budget is tight, like mine is,
The Internet is amazing. With it, you can read product reviews, compare prices, and find the best resources for just about anything for RVs. And by keeping written records of your RV, you also know