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Tamarack

We have stopped at the Beckley Travel Plaza along the West Virginia Turnpike¬†before. In fact, we have been here several times in the past to refuel, use the restrooms and get food. However, we never knew what the Tamarack up the hill from the rest stop actually was.… Continued

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Ocean Lakes Family Campground

Ocean Lakes Family CampgroundJust another day in paradise as I sit down to write this post. I can’t believe that we have been here almost 2 weeks now. They say “time flies when you are having fun”. In this case, that is truly an understatement.… Continued

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122 Days on the Road

CampsiteWe started out the summer camping season pretty much like any other year. For Memorial Day we camped in Traverse City, Michigan as we have done for the last several years. Following the holiday weekend, we headed to Standish instead of going home.… Continued

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Vermilion Valley Service Plaza

Vermilion Valley is one of several Service Plazas along the Ohio Turnpike that offers an RV parking area. The RV Overnight Parking Area has electrical hookups, a dump station, and potable water. We have been to one of these before and found them a great place to pull over for the night while traveling.… Continued

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Smart Phone Map App VS Dedicated GPS Device

I have recently spent a lot of time trying to decide if I want to replace my trusty Garmin nuvi GPS with a newer model or simply join the rest of the world and usemap an app on my smartphone to get me to where I need to go.… Continued

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