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Our RVing story and some bad weather

Our RV story- We have been full time RVing now since November 1st 2018.  We have our big Horn 5th wheel named Valhalla that is 38 feet long, has three slides, a fire place, walk-in closet, all oak doors, cupboards and cabinets and is huge and heavy. Adam setting up camp on BLM land in Arizona with our big 5th wheel Valhalla  At the end of August 2019 we bought a smaller 5th wheel named Moose. The idea with this RV is we’d be using it for work, when we travel to all our markets, festivals and events instead of staying in hotels constantly.  Moose is much smaller 28 feet, one slide out and about 5 thousand pounds lighter than...

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Strange FREE places we’ve camped at in our RV

To be honest when we left Canada on our first trip in 2018 trip with our big 5th wheel trailer we didn’t have a real plan, we didn’t know exactly where we were going, I’d only driven our massive 350 truck once and felt it was too wide for the road, Adam had only driven with the trailer attached once, but we had a pile of maps and a GPS that was newly updated with 3 countries of maps.  That night we ended up in Battle Creek Michigan it was cold, snowy and dark and guess what we found just off the highway....Walmart! Our first night on our big trip and we were going to sleep in a Walmart parking...

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Wild Animals and Wild Adventures

What’s the craziest wild animal you’ve seen up close while traveling? One of the most amazing animals I’ve even swam with were the ‘gentle giants’ this winter in La Paz, Baja Mexico.  Whale sharks live in the Bay of La Paz for most of the winter before heading further north on the Sea of Cortez for the spring and summer for warm water and to keep feeding on the plankton rich waters.  They average in length from 5 to 10 meters, but can get up to 18 meters, making them the largest fish in the sea.  They are docile and swim quite slowly, especially while feeding. One of the whale sharks we got to swim with in La Paz this...

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