There’s just something about eating food—especially dessert—in the wilderness, that seems to make the flavors so much more appealing. It’s always enjoyable to make your favorite snacks to take along with you on a hike, or to eat while you sit around the campfire. But, while your Cruise America rental motorhome comes with great kitchen accommodations, there may be times when you’d rather not spend too much time in there. So, here are a few dessert recipes that we thought you might enjoy.…Continue
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At Cruise America, we not only have the opportunity of teaching people how to drive and operate the components of their rental RV, but we also get to listen to the advantages they discover that come along with traveling in one of our top-of-the-line class C motorhomes. Here are a few reasons that our customers have told us why they enjoyed traveling in an RV better than a personal vehicle, an airplane ... or even a boat:
Advantages of traveling in a Cruise America RV
Added by Cruise America on March 19, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments
From time to time we like to feature special RV parks that are accommodating to RV campers who are visiting nearby attractions. There are so many great parks out there, and they can be found in every state of the nation. Here is a good example of just what we’re talking about:
Savannah is a marvelous little historical town that any member of your family would love. There are manicured parks that are located within this cobblestoned historic district. There is ample shade provided by…Continue
Added by Cruise America on March 7, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments
There is no better way to travel than in a rental RV from Cruise America. The adventurous fun and family memory making makes the trip an excellent opportunity to make memories that will last a lifetime.
However, like anything in life, it is always good to have an emergency plan in place. It doesn’t have to be something catastrophic to be considered an emergency, but it’s always important to remember Murphy’s law, and plan accordingly. It’s better to be prepared for an emergency and…Continue
Added by Cruise America on February 26, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments
Even though staying in your Cruise America rental RV is always the most comfortable method of camping, there are some things you can do to help you improve your experience. Cruise America has put together a list of some of these small camping hacks:
Wash our Down Jackets and Blankets
Once a down jacket or comforter has been used for several years, there is a great deal of dirt and body oils that accumulate in the down clusters inside. This can be detrimental to its…Continue
Added by Cruise America on February 26, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments
The adventure that comes along with RV camping is priceless. Not only is it relaxing and stress free, it’s one of the best ways known to mankind to make family memories together. However, to assure that you have an enjoyable time, you must make a few preparations before you leave for your destination. Here are a few of the basics:
Select the right RV for your group
At Cruise America, we have different sizes of RVs to suit the needs of your group. It’s important to select…Continue
Added by Cruise America on February 15, 2018 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Here is an interesting fact that many folks don’t know: Alaska is one of the most-desired destinations for RV travelers! This is a state like no other, with its magnificent mountains, the intriguing glaciers and the lush, green forests that cover the land as far as the eye can see. Otherwise known as The Last Frontier, Alaska hosts close to three million visitors every year. There are plenty of ways to see our 49th state, but none of them compare to the experience of doing it in a rental RV…Continue
Added by Cruise America on January 22, 2018 at 10:30am — No Comments
Once you have secured your RV rental from Cruise America and all your travel plans are made, you are always so excited to get on the road and get to your destination. If this describes you, we have a few tips, from which you will benefit greatly.
Getting to your destination quickly is great if you’re in a car, a plane or a bus. But, when you are in a motorhome, you are ALWAYS at your destination, even if you haven’t arrived yet. Every experience can be enjoyed, no matter where you…Continue
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There are some RVers that believe camping should be reserved for the warm, sunny days of spring, summer and autumn. Many feel that the winter time is a time to remain home and keep snuggled under a warm blanket. Cruise America wants you to know that winter can be one of the most rewarding times to set out on an excursion.
There is something about the way the snow covers the landscape during winter. It’s as if all of Mother Nature’s creations are buried under a cleansing blanket of…Continue
Added by Cruise America on January 8, 2018 at 11:00am — No Comments
For many travelers, a family vacation in a Cruise America rental motorhome means taking everyone along, no matter how many legs they have—and, unless you take spiders or centipedes, that will normally be two to four legs! Before taking your rental RV on the road with your favorite animals onboard, here are a few tips from some of our pet-loving customers.
Luckily for pet-parents, many RV parks are designed to accommodate four-legged campers. Some are equipped with superior…Continue
Added by Cruise America on December 21, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Anyone who has traveled in a Cruise America motorhome will not find any surprises in this blogpost. In fact, you will most likely wholeheartedly agree! However, for those of you who are new to the RV lifestyle, you may find this rather intriguing. Here are a few of the top advantages to traveling in a Cruise America rental RV:
Family Togetherness: With all the hustle and bustle going on in the average family, there’s rarely a time that everyone is together in the same place, at…Continue
Added by Cruise America on December 15, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Different people enjoy different aspects of the holidays. Some are enthralled with the spirit of gift giving, some enjoy the family togetherness, others love the music and the festivities, and yet others love the religious aspects of it. There is a large number of folks who look forward to traveling during this special time of the year, especially when it’s over the river and through the woods all the way to grandmother’s house … or anywhere else they choose to go.
There is one aspect…Continue
Added by Cruise America on November 20, 2017 at 1:00pm — No Comments
The holidays are a special time for so many folks. Some love to spend them at home, staying clear of the outside and the cold weather. Others, however, embrace being out in nature, escaping the crowded frenzy of shoppers, the hustle and bustle of the fast-moving season, or maybe even the family drama that seems to be inevitable. They would rather be enjoying the outdoors, gazing into the crystal-clear skies for falling stars, constellations, or any sign of Rudolph’s bright red nose guiding…Continue
Added by Cruise America on November 13, 2017 at 1:00pm — No Comments
The only thing that makes a better Halloween setting of ghost stories around the campfire, are the ghosts, themselves, around the campfire! Now we’re not promising that by going to one of these “haunted” areas you’ll see a spiritual apparition, but the chances do exist! Here are a few of these sites with such eerie, supernatural folktales:
Bottomless Lake State Park, New Mexico: So, the lakes in this park are beautiful to behold, as they have a rich, blue-green color that gives…Continue
Added by Cruise America on October 25, 2017 at 9:28am — No Comments
There’s just something about camping in the woods that makes folks hungry. Is there anything better than waking up in your motorhome after a comfy night’s sleep to the smells and the sounds of bacon and eggs frying? And what is it about the smell of burgers on the grill while in the wilderness? It must be the same principle that makes a hotdog taste so good at the ballpark; the location and the time of year. Not so much because of the physical place, but the place where you’re enjoying…Continue
Added by Cruise America on October 20, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments
It was 5 years ago this week that I bought a 2006 Cruse America Majestic 23A. At that time it had 133,000 miles on it. As of yesterday it had 148,000 miles on it. When I bought this RV I made a promise to myself that I would take it camping at least once a month. And, with the exception of 2 or 3 months, I have done that. Over the last 5 years I have camped at over 75 campgrounds, traveled over 15,000 miles and have explored 6 states in the mid atlantic region. I call my RV 'The Breeze'…Continue
Added by Mike Calabrese on October 9, 2017 at 1:13pm — No Comments
The phones have not been idle for the folks at Cruise America. More and more travelers are discovering the many benefits of renting or purchasing an RV for their travels. Low prices, cheaper gas and rising wages have boosted the RV travel industry substantially since 2016.
Like baseball, hot dogs and apple pie, recreational vehicles are about as American as you can get. In fact, over 66% of these fun machines are manufactured right here in the U.S.—and business is booming. On a…Continue
Added by Cruise America on September 28, 2017 at 11:34am — No Comments
Renting a motorhome is a great way to enjoy the RV lifestyle. If you haven’t tried traveling in an RV, your first experience will be a real treat! There are all kinds of resources that will tell you just what steps to take to rent and operate an RV, along with how to utilize all the amenities that it has to offer. However, there are not a lot of resources that explain a few of the things NOT to do.
So, we have compiled a few tips and suggestions of things you definitely do not…Continue
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