Entries by Richard

Shamadon RV Resort

Tomorrow we head off on our last expedition of the year in our coach, the Castaway. We will be spending the weekend at Shamadon RV Resort in West Grey County, Ontario. The park is roughly a 5-hour drive from home. The owners convinced us to try one of their grass sites, Deer Meadow 211 (the […]

RVs Catching Fire

I had posted about RVs catching fire over here. Nothing to worry about, I thought. We do circle checks. We have a coach that is almost new. I mean, coaches don’t just catch fire for no good reason, do they? Newmar coaches wouldn’t just catch fire, would they? I was browsing through the Newmar Owner’s […]

Fuel Stops

After our little adventure with being locked inside our coach, we were a bit tentative in terms of how to operate the door of our coach. On our return leg from the Hershey RV show, we were a bit nervous every time we went to open the door from the inside. We now understand what […]

Hershey RV Show Takeaways

What did we learn from our two days at the Hershey RV show? Plenty. The Crowds: RVs are Popular Again This was the entrance area into the show on the Saturday. By the time early Saturday afternoon came along, it was virtually impossible to get into most of the coaches. The show was jammed. The […]


Although we spent most of the first day touring coaches at the Hershey RV show, we also spent a few hours going through the various booths that offer products and services for RV owners. This is one of the display areas at the show: It was here that we spent about 30 or 40 minutes […]