Mike Wendland: A journalist travels North America in an RV

Monthly Archives: January 2015

C’mon In! An RV Show Sans RV Show

At home, if a stranger is walking down your street, you don’t invite them in for a home tour. But at a campground, well, things are a little different. If…

A Quick Trip and How a Roadtrek Can Bond

Some friends you have for a short while and then you both move on. Other friends fall into the category “Friends for Life”. I moved to San Diego in 1984. Right…

As Soon As I Leave My Driveway, I’m Here

I’m here! It’s been a while, but I am back on the road for a couple of months. I left yesterday. The last few weeks at home have been hectic,…

The Great Campground Wi-Fi Disconnect

Wi-Fi has evolved into the so-called fourth utility at campgrounds and RV resorts, but many still feel a big disconnect between what they need and what they get when logging…

Florida RV SuperShow – Day Two in Tampa

After a refreshing night at the Brandon Walmart, I headed back into the Tampa RV SuperShow, hiding my new CS Adventurous way back in the tall grass by the fence…

Uber-Geeky Toy for Traveling Uber-Geeks

I just got a Bluetooth headset. Ho-hum, you say. Everyone has one of those. Technically, that’s true, but I seriously doubt that your “resistance is futile” Borg-wannabe earpiece can beat…