There is just something about rolling down the open highway on a family vacation that makes a traveler want to snack. It's easy to stop at the store and load up on junk food, and isn't it funny how the "junkier" the food is, the better is seems to taste? That's because it's loaded with the three flavor makers: salt, sugar and fat. Things like potato chips, candy bars and donuts are the normal snacks for the road for many folks, but that can be a real physical downer. With just a little…Continue
Added by Cruise America on July 21, 2015 at 2:35pm — No Comments
One of the best ways to see the nation is behind the wheel of a rental recreational vehicle from Cruise America. When you're in an RV, it's easy to explore the world of adventure waiting for you to discover. If you are considering renting an RV from Cruise America for the first time, congratulations on your travel savvy. Here are a few first timer RV tips that you might find handy:
• With Cruise America, one size does not fit all; you can choose the size that's right for you and your…Continue
Added by Cruise America on June 16, 2015 at 10:15am — No Comments
Everyone's favorite travel season is here, and Cruise America is stocked up with great deals on their top-of-the-line class C RV rentals!
Summertime travel usually involves barbecuing, time in the sun and water activities. Whether you're a novice RVer or a first timer in a motorhome, it's always important to exercise a high degree of safety along with your family fun. Here are a few summer safety tips to remember:
Grilling and Fire Safety
Is there anything better than…Continue
Added by Cruise America on May 14, 2015 at 1:29pm — No Comments
According to RV experts, there has never been a better time to travel in a motorhome than right now. Whether you need some time off for a family vacation, or just to get away for a weekend adventure, there is no better (and more comfortable) way to travel than in the comfort of one of our rental RVs. With the different models that Cruise America makes available, you will find just the right size to accommodate your traveling party.
More and more people are taking to the highways as…Continue
Added by Cruise America on April 7, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments
There is nothing more enjoyable than climbing aboard your Cruise America RV and hitting the open road. It's the lack of a tight schedule, the fresh air on the beach or in the mountains and the complete absence of stress that really makes traveling in a motorhome fun.
However, if you allow it, there could be a downside to it all. When you travel long distances, it involves a lot of sitting. In addition, we don't always make the wisest eating choices when we are on the move. The good…Continue
Added by Cruise America on March 16, 2015 at 10:28am — No Comments
There are dozens of reasons why someone would want to get away in a Cruise America rental RV. However, because Valentine's Day is quickly approaching, you may want to consider renting a motorhome for a romantic adventure.
Romantic RV Getaways are the perfect way to show your loved one that you adore being with them, and by renting one of our compact units, which are just right for a couple in love, you can roam the nation in style and comfort. You can keep all of the basic necessities…Continue
Added by Cruise America on February 5, 2015 at 9:12am — No Comments
There are all kinds of fun activities to be had while traveling in a Cruise America rental RV. One of the things we overlook sometimes is the magic that can happen in the kitchen. There is just something about enjoying a meal that was cooked in the mountains; maybe it's the view of the countryside or the smell of the fresh air that makes it taste just that much better.
At Cruise America, we have a whole slew of recipe suggestions to offer. Here is one of our favorites:
Added by Cruise America on January 8, 2015 at 10:14am — No Comments
At Cruise America, we can get your rental RV all ready for you to travel, but it's up to you to pack the things you want to take along. Especially when it comes to packing for the kitchen. While we do have some items that you might find useful to rent (such as pots, pans and silverware), the majority of items will need to come from you.
Our rental class C motorhomes are very comfortable, but no matter how much space there is in an RV, there always seems to be a need for more. This is…Continue
Added by Cruise America on December 1, 2014 at 1:32pm — No Comments
There is no better way to discover the beauty and wonder of this big blue marble we live on than to explore it in an RV. So many travelers would love to give it a try, but they don't own a recreational vehicle, so they don't pursue the idea. It's surprising how many people are not aware that RVs can be rented by the day, the month, or for as long as you choose. That’s what Cruise America is all about … affording folks the opportunity to experience RV travel for themselves, even if they don't…Continue
Added by Cruise America on November 25, 2014 at 10:47am — No Comments
Traveling in the fall in an RV provides a great perspective to anyone who loves beautiful scenery. There is nothing more invigorating than getting an up-close look at Mother Nature's finest work through the windows of a rolling home away from home. And there is no better time than the fall to experience it. The leaves that were once bright green take on hues, ranging from neon yellow to pumpkin orange to fiery red. The combination of these fall colors brings the landscape to a vibrancy that…Continue
Added by Cruise America on November 13, 2014 at 10:18am — No Comments
Just because you're on a trip, doesn't mean your kids' education has to come to a halt!
If you're one of the millions of Americans that home school their children, remember that traveling in an RV is one of the best educational experiences there is! If you think about it, your RV can be a rolling classroom, offering learning opportunities that just can't be found at home, or in a traditional classroom. There are a number of thought-stimulating experiences that can be found on the…Continue
Added by Cruise America on September 11, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
Cruise America has always been the "stand out" RV rental company in the United States and Canada. When someone wants to rent a motorhome for their first RV experience, they needn't ponder on whom to rent from; Cruise America always delivers.
Recently, Boston Globe reporter, Emily Sweeney, posted an article in the August 2nd edition of the Boston Globe, in which she described her experience in a Cruise America rental RV as she embarked on a road trip with friends and family for the…Continue
Added by Cruise America on August 22, 2014 at 11:23am — No Comments
Cruise America wants to remind our customers that this is the time of year that the wildfires pop up all over the forested lands, and that they are nothing to mess around with. The landscape is so dry in some places, that sparking a fire can happen easily and quickly. Being in the wrong place at the wrong time can be disastrous, so vigilance is important. Not only do you need to be aware of where the fires are occurring, but you should also know what you must do to prevent forest or brush…Continue
Added by Cruise America on August 5, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
There really is nothing better than traveling. There's just something about leaving the day-to-day rat race and setting your cares aside that makes it possible to relax and de-stress for awhile. However, there are a few things that can really be annoying about taking a conventional trip … the kind where you fly, or take your personal vehicle. Here they are:
1. Being subjected to airline schedules, late planes causing missed connecting flights, packing everything into small suitcases…Continue
Added by Cruise America on July 8, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
When you rent an RV from one of our Cruise America rental centers, you will be shown the correct way of operating the features of the coach. However, there are a few things that you will need to practice once you're out on the road to become proficient. One of these things is how to properly connect to the electric, water and sewer at an RV park. Hooking up to these facilities is not an exact science, but you want to make sure that contamination, electric shocks and getting your feet wet are…Continue
Added by Cruise America on June 16, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments
An RV directory is a handy resource to carry around in your Cruise America rental RV. It is simple to use; just open the book to the region you are interested in visiting and you will find a whole list of RV parks and campgrounds that are available in that area, along with the contact information so that you can call ahead and make your reservations.
The listings in the directories will also include pertinent information about each of the parks that are listed, including what…Continue
Added by Cruise America on May 20, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
RV travel has proven to be one of the most economical forms of travel. You save a great deal of money not having to buy airline tickets, rent cars, stay in hotels or depend on restaurants to feed the gang. However, even with the savings you realize, RV ownership can be costly if you don't practice a little RV budgeting. There are several ways to save money as an RVer; it just takes an awareness and some effort.
Here are some ideas of how you can remain frugal and enjoy RVing at the…Continue
Added by Cruise America on April 10, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments
As most know, one of the best ways to capture the fun times had by your family is through pictures. You think you'll remember events, but there is nothing better than photographs to jog your memory and look back at your vacation with fondness. We at Cruise America are very interested in seeing how your vacation in your sales or rental motorhome went. Our reward is knowing that families all over the nation and Canada are enjoying their Cruise America RV experience.
If you take a trip…Continue
Added by Cruise America on March 3, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
There are several reasons to own an RV. Most utilize their motorhome for pleasure and recreation. However, there is another aspect of owning an RV that many don't think about. History has proven time and time again that when disaster strikes, people are rarely prepared to handle it. Anytime there is a major catastrophic event in our world, there are large groups of people negatively affected. Weather conditions such as tornados, hurricanes, tsunamis, and extreme storms almost always leave…Continue
Added by Cruise America on February 6, 2014 at 4:12pm — No Comments
It seems to be that the more advances that are made in technology, the faster the pace of life becomes. We, as humans, are programmed to hurry, hurry, hurry. When we work on the computer, we want instant search results. When we make a call on a cell phone, we want a quick, seamless connection. When we get onto an airplane, we want to get there via the most direct route, at the highest speeds possible. We seem to be forgetting that the reason we take vacation breaks from work is to get away…Continue
Added by Cruise America on January 3, 2014 at 9:55am — No Comments