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13 Small Travel Trailers & Campers Under 3,500 lbs

During our RV downsizing journey, we looked at quite a few small travel trailers. The number one requirement was the travel trailer had to be lightweight. Specifically, we were looking for travels trailers under 3,500 pounds. Between all the research, visiting dealers and attending RV shows,

Berkey Water Filter Review – Drinking Water for RVs and Homes

If you found this review helpful and decide to purchase the Berkey, please consider ordering through our Berkey affiliate link. There is no additional fee for the buyer and in return we receive a small percentage of the sale. Thanks for your support! We really

13 Essential Apps for RVing and Travel (2021 Edition)

Full time travel in the digital age means we have an array of mobile apps at our disposal. With over five years of RV living under our belts, we’ve used our fair share of mobile apps for RVers and travelers. Whether you’re looking for

RV Travel in Baja California – Everything We Learned

We recently completed our first RV trip to Baja California and in this post we’ll share everything we learned and tips for your Baja camping adventure. Our RV Travel in Baja guide will include: Mexican Tourist Card (FFM) for Baja Baja Auto Insurance Mexican

Best RV Water Filters – And Why You Need Them

RV water filters probably aren’t the first thing to leap to mind when you’re contemplating everything you need before you hit the road in an RV. But water flavor and quality can be variable when you’re camping, whether you’re staying in campgrounds or boondocking

Video Equipment for YouTube – Best Camera for Beginners

In this post we share a list of video equipment for YouTube and walk-through how we make videos for YouTube. To give you some background information as a point of reference, we launched We’re the Russos YouTube channel in 2014. Since then, we have

RV for Beginners – 14 Things Every New RVer Should Know

RV for Beginners – 14 Things to Know #1: How to Shop For and Buy an RV If you don’t own an RV yet, but are on the hunt for one, we’ve written a couple of articles on the subject already: How to shop

RV Shows 2021 in U.S. and Canada Shows (Updated Regularly)

Each year, recreational vehicle associations and RV dealers put on RV shows throughout the United States and Canada. This is a round up schedule of RV Shows 2021 in chronological order. What to expect at an RV Show. Depending on the size of the

Internet for RVers: How to Stay Connected on the Road

We get lots of questions about our life on the road, but if we had to pick the top two, they would probably be: “How are you still married after living in such a small space?” and “How do you stay connected on the

20 Must Have Tools For Your RV Tool Kit – Are You Carrying These Tools?

“What tools do you carry in the RV?” I get asked this question all the time. With limited space and carrying capacity, it can be a challenge to figure out which tools you need in your RV tool kit. I have been RVing since 2015