Entries by Richard

The Cleaver Rule

Here is a picture of our site at Swan Bay RV Resort, a nice park along the US side of the Thousand Islands near Alexandria Bay in New York State. Site number 202. Arguably the best site in the park. Nice corner lot, right on the waterfront. This was our view: We paid about $150 […]

Swan Bay Resort

We are not too far from home right now. Literally just across the Canadian/US border. Wonderful to get out with our coach for a few days. We are staying at the Swan Bay Resort in Alexandria Bay, New York for the week.

Residency Calculator

If you are a U.S. Citizen, well, the U.S. Residency Calculator won’t be of any use to you. Lorraine and I, on the other hand, will have to be very careful about the number of days we spend in the United States. When we first started planning out our retirement, we assumed we could be […]

So Many Manuals, So Little Space

50 manuals. All in one place. All easy to find. I guess that was the vision behind Newgle, Newmar’s knowledge base. I was hoping I could ditch the huge collection of manuals and just rely on Newgle. Unfortunately, Newgle was hit and miss for me. Some manuals were available. Some were not. Some links pointed […]

Bubble

From the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association: RV Shipments Surging in 2017 to Highest Level Ever Continued Growth Expected for 2018, a Record 9th Straight Year The recreation vehicle (RV) industry’s shipments will reach 472,200 units in 2017, the highest annual total since the data has been collected, and a 9.6% increase from the number shipped […]