A huge warehouse that covers six acres is now open to store recreation vehicles and boats in a heated environment in Sumner, Washington. The owners say it is the first fully indoor RV and boat storage warehouse in Washington State.
Archives for March 2008
Angel of the Winds Casino, near Interstate 5 in Arlington, Washington, has begun a $44 million expansion project that will triple its size and add an RV park.
Here’s a romance novel by Robin Merrill set in an RV park. Lotsimina (Lotsi) Hannon is a 58-year-old single woman who rose to an executive job in Seattle before being squeezed out in favor of somebody younger. She fought her dismissal, won a settlement, and opted to become a full-time RVer.
This is a big coffee-table book that is rich in photos and stories about Route 66, the famous highway from Chicago to Los Angeles. The 256-page book has the whole story, from the beginning of highway construction in America to the demise of Route 66 in the 1970s and the efforts to preserve remnants of it.
If your dog or cat becomes ill or injured while you are traveling, where do you turn for help? What if the emergency arises in the middle of the night? How do you find a 24-hour vet clinic in a strange city? Author Melinda Lord faced that problem with her dog, and realized that others might encounter the same problem, so she has compiled a directory of emergency veterinary facilities in every state in the union.
Four Winds International has expanded its 2008 Class A motorhome lineup with a new Fun Mover toy hauler that has a double slideout and a roomy garage.
Cocoons Fit Over Glasses
If you wear prescriptions glasses, you can protect your eyes from the sun and eliminate glare by placing Cocoons sunwear over your eyeglasses.
Western RV Links with Coach-Net
Coach-Net will provide technical and emergency roadside assistance for 2008 Alpine Coach and Alpenlite products, under a new partnership with manufacturer Western Recreational Vehicles of Yakima, Washington.
Free travel guides are available from many tourist organizations. For example, the Santa Fe Convention and Visitors Bureau in New Mexico is now offering a 92-page guide for 2008 that can be ordered at www.santafe.org or by calling (800) 777-2489. In Washington, the Tacoma Regional Convention and Visitor Bureau is offering a 68-page full-color guide […]
Damon Motor Coach, which has always built Class A motorhomes, will enter the Class C market this summer. Class C motorhomes, sometimes referred to as mini-motorhomes, are built on an automotive-manufactured van frame with an attached cab section, while Class A motorhomes are built on a specially designed chassis.
May the leprechauns be near you, to spread luck along your way.
And may all the Irish angels smile on you St. Patrick’s Day