The Complete Idiot's Guide to RVing, 3e

Author: April Maher,Brent Peterson

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101589116

Category: Travel

Page: 384

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An updated and revised guide for the more than 30 million Americans who are living the RV lifestyle and the millions of others who have considered it but have not yet taken the plunge, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to RVing, Second Edition, includes the following: Basic facts about the different types of RVs-camper, van, motor home, bus, or tow rig-and the advantages of each; Advice on buying your RV, from dealer negotiations to acquiring the proper insurance; Driving tips for piloting your RV; Information on how to choose a campground with an eye for water, electricity, propane, wastewater dump, hookups, phone, cable, and campground rules.

RVing, 4E

Author: Brent Peterson,April Maher

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465475672

Category: Transportation

Page: 352

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Take the driver's seat on your very own RV adventures! There's something uniquely satisfying about packing your bags, mapping your route, planning your campground stops, and hitting the open road, family vacation-style. And when you travel in an RV, you enjoy all the comforts and conveniences of home while you traverse the great outdoors. Fully stocked with suggestions for planning and carrying out fun and exciting RV vacations to remember, this handy guide gives you everything you need to know for safe and successful RVing. In it you get: + Simple steps to finding the right type and size of RV for you and your family. + Smart advice on buying or renting your rig, taking successful test-drives, negotiating price and options, and getting insurance. + A primer on operating and maintaining your rig's electrical, plumbing, and LP systems. + Pointers for planning a perfect trip, choosing your campgrounds, and even boondocking. + Troubleshooting tips for dealing with bad weather, accidents, breakdowns, and other pitfalls.

Complete Guide to Full-Time Rving

Life on the Open Road

Author: Bill Moeller,Jan Moeller

Publisher: Trailer Life Enterprises

ISBN: 9780934798532

Category: Reference

Page: 561

View: 8094

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Chapters on choosing the right RV, estimating the costs of full-timing, making your RV more livable for full-time use and more.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Backpacking and Hiking

Author: Jason Stevenson

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101222972

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 368

View: 5033

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A guide so thorough it will send you packing... Backpacking remains one of the most popular, and inexpensive, outdoor activities in America. The Complete Idiot's Guide (r) to Backpacking and Hiking helps anyone prepare and plan for a rewarding adventure. Covers planning, training, shopping and packing for the trip. -How to live on the trail -First aid and other safety tips -Practical time- and money-saving hints -What gear is necessary and what isn't -Special considerations when travelling with groups or pets

RVing Basics

Author: Bill Moeller,Jan Moeller

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780070427792

Category: Nature

Page: 232

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Discusses all aspects of RVing including types of recreational vehicles, costs, handling, campgrounds, and campground hookups

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Vegan Cooking

Author: Beverly Bennett,Ray Sammartano

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 144063663X

Category: Cooking

Page: 352

View: 1724

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Delicious recipes for the growing vegan lifestyle. There are so many reasons to go vegan-health and nutrition, weight loss, green and sustainable living, and prevention of cruelty to animals. With over 200 mouth-watering recipes and tips for converting meat- and dairybased dishes into vegan ones, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Vegan Cooking will help readers enjoy a healthy vegan diet without sacrificing taste.

Living Aboard Your RV, 4th Edition

Author: Gordon Groene,Janet Groene

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071784748

Category: Travel

Page: 224

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THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO A FABULOUS LIFE ON WHEELS Imagine a life with no deadlines, no neighbors, no leaves to rake, and no lawn to mow. The open road beckons, and your home goes with you wherever you travel. Welcome to the world of fulltime RVing--self-sufficient, comfortable, and mobile. Living Aboard Your RV will help you decide if this lifestyle is the right choice for you, taking you through every step of hitting the road fulltime. The fourth edition of this unique RV bestseller includes: The latest information and updated photos of new RV models and trends, especially the growing popularity of RV life for young families and people who make a living on the go What you need to know when choosing the best RV and equipment for your needs Expert advice for maintaining and securing your RV Fresh tips and new techniques for homeschooling your kids and keeping them involved and learning on the road How to use the Internet to keep in touch, make a living, manage your finances, and more "Janet Groene inspired me to use my RV galley for living, not just making a sandwich. Novice RVers and veterans alike need Living Aboard Your RV." -- CHERYL NORMAN, RVer, award-winning crime novelist, and author of Hasty Tasty Meals in an RV "If any of our family or friends were contemplating becoming fulltime RVers, the first thing I would give them is this book." -- Camping & RV "Anyone who has dreamed of living on the road with a recreational vehicle will find Living Aboard Your RV invaluable in planning and living the lifestyle. Once again, author Janet Groene, with her vast experience as a fulltime RVer, has put all the essential information in one volume, making this a must-have for aspiring fulltimers. Even those who plan to travel only a few months of the year--or seasonally--should read this. We expect this new edition to be a bestseller at RVbookstore.com, just like the last one." -- CHUCK WOODBURY, RVbookstore.com

Idiot's Guides: RV Vacations

Author: Jeremy Puglisi,Stephanie Puglisi

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465455094

Category: Travel

Page: 192

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Millions of people travel the countryside in RVs, and that shows no signs of slowing down. RVing leaves a smaller carbon footprint than traditional fly/hotel/drive vacations; plus, it's a lot more comfortable and convenient. Prospective RV buyers agree that RVing allows for more family togetherness, a less-expensive vacation, and a great way to avoid the illnesses travelers pick up in hotels and on cruise ships. If you've already got your RV, or if you'll be renting a rig for the trip, this book will show you how to choose the perfect trip for you or your family, and how to get there smoothly and easily. Idiot's Guides: RV Vacations covers: - Basic tips for getting up to speed in a rented RV. - Practical information for safety and convenience on the road, plus how-to information on booking space at campgrounds and getting hooked up once there. - Info for getting started with boondocking, or non-campground camping. - Choosing your destination and planning the perfect trip. - Itineraries for regional driving trips, plus lists of the top campgrounds in various regions. - Forty of the best RV vacations to the most popular attractions in the U.S., including national and state parks, beach destinations, Orlando, Branson, and other sites of wide interest for families and couples. Each trip will include a map; adaptable 1-, 2-, and 3-week itineraries; rest and food stops; campground information; and a guide to the top things to do once you're there.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Playing the Ukulele

Author: David Hodge

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101585765

Category: Music

Page: 288

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While other books get caught up in the novelty of the ukulele-how to accessorize them, who the best ukulele players are, etc.-this book covers in crystal clear detail everything beginners need to know to enjoy playing this tiny, four-stringed instrument. From strumming and finger picking to playing different genres and playing as part of a group, this book covers all the bases. And it includes a rich audio CD complete with music samples and ukulele exercises.

Camping and RVing with Dogs

The Complete Reference for Dog-Loving Campers and RVers

Author: Jack Meltzer,Julee Meltzer

Publisher: Woodall Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780762754618

Category: Pets

Page: 200

View: 9597

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If you’re one of the millions of families who take their dogs camping each year, you need the information found in this book which include: · Eight steps you can take to make sure your dog never gets lost · Fun activities for campers and RVers with dogs · Five easy tricks for finding campgrounds and RV parks that really like dogs · How to prepare your vehicle or your RV for campground life with a dog · How to tackle a medical emergency involving your dog · Exciting new places and unforeseen risks – ten proven tricks for keeping your dog safe no matter where you go · Secrets for keeping your dog cool during the dog days of summer

The RVer's Bible (Revised and Updated)

Everything You Need to Know About Choosing, Using, and Enjoying Your RV

Author: Kim Baker,Sunny Baker

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781416552925

Category: Transportation

Page: 384

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The Rver's Bible is the ultimate guide to living and traveling in a recreational vehicle. From purchasing, maintaining, and driving the rig to navigating the emotional pitfalls of life on the road, this handbook covers all the bases. Now revised and updated, the RVer's Bible keeps you up-to-date with all the new technologies and systems of the 21st century RV.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Learning French

Author: Gail Stein

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781592570553

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 438

View: 4697

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An updated guide to French language self-instruction features French basics for immediate use, a guide to pronounciation, cultural advice, and vocabulary appropriate for such activities as shopping, dining out, and traveling, along with exercises, activities, and more. Original.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Aquaponic Gardening

Author: Meg Stout

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1615643338

Category: Gardening

Page: 352

View: 5802

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The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Aquaponic Gardening is a comprehensive guide to aquaponic gardening, from choosing a setup to selecting fish and vegetables. In addition to everything one needs to know to run a healthy aquaponic garden and care for both the vegetables and fish, there are step-by step plans with photos for building different size systems. The expert author fully explains how to garden indoors and how to resize and move a garden inside or outside, depending on the season, to produce an abundant supply of edible, organically-raised vegetables and fish.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Being a New Dad

Author: Joe Kelly

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1615643354

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 224

View: 7892

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Ask any guy who is expecting his first child and he's likely to tell you the same thing - he's absolutely thrilled to be a dad for the first time, and he's also absolutely terrified. Most new dads don't know the first thing about dealing with a new baby, and while mommy might be interested in more complex topics that range from breastfeeding to colic, most new dads just want to know how not to screw it all up. The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Being a New Dad is written to be both highly usable and practical, with a bit of enouraging wit in between. First time dads will learn the daddy essentials for caring for a newborn, from what the expect when baby first arrives, to changing those first diapers without a disaster, to the basics of feeding and burping, to getting baby to sleep (so mom and dad can sleep, too), and how to help mommy as she heals and deals with the enormous changes that she's experiencing both mentally and physically. The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Being a New Dad is the perfect guide for any new dad who needs to be armed with a little essential knowledge and a whole lot of encouragement.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Playing Piano, 2E

Author: Brad Hill

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 142952653X

Category: Music

Page: 272

View: 8483

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Whether you are an aspiring concert pianist or just want to play keyboards in your own band, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Playing Piano and Electronic Keyboards, Second Edition will give you just what you need to know. From reading music and learning chords, to understanding music notation or buying an instrument, expert author Brad Hill tells gets you started. With more music and expanded practice sessions, the new edition of this already popular book will be a necessity for the beginner. Learn posture, positionings, fingerings, notations, drills, and advice from the masters. Also, learn how to fake your way through accompaniment, stay motivated to practice and advance to the intermediate level.

How to Select, Inspect, and Buy an Rv

A Complete Guide

Author: J. D. Gallant

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781890049102

Category: Recreational vehicle industry

Page: 400

View: 8215

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A complete & comprehensive RV buying guide designed in three easy-to-read sections. Section 1 includes a step-by-step process for determining the type of recreational vehicle required to satisfy the buyer's needs. It expands on how to choose a recreational vehicle for weekending, vacationing, snowbirding, or fulltiming--whether it's a motor home, travel trailer, camper, or tent trailer. It details types of tow vehicles & matching criteria: weight consideration; how to compare brands & more. Section 2 will take the buyer through an inspection process to determine positive & negative features of the RV's design, workmanship & structural integrity. This section includes illustrations & photos in a special "Walk-Around" chapter to show the buyer the specific steps for a good evaluation. Section 3 will take the buyer through the buying process, which includes negotiating techniques to assist in avoiding pitfalls normally associated with financing & extended warranties. JD Gallant is a nationally-known consumer advocate, president of RV Consumer Group & author of many consumer titles. Prepaid orders 40% discount plus $6 s/h. Order through publisher: RV Consumer Group, PO Box 520, Quilcene, WA 98376. 1-800-405-3325, or e-mail: [email protected]

Best RV Tips from Rvtipoftheday.com

Author: Steven Fletcher

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781482353709

Category: Travel

Page: 212

View: 422

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These Best RV Tips come from fellow RVers, weekenders to life-timers, who have "been there, done that." and happily share their experiences so you don't have to learn the hard way. No matter if you use your RV just a few weekends and holidays a year or make it your full time home, you will find tips that will make your RV travels easier, safer and more enjoyable. You'll find tips that will save you time and money. You will find tips on getting your mail while traveling, internet access, boondocking, and work camping. You'll learn how to save money on camping fees just by choosing where to stay and staying longer. You will get tips on how you can customize your RV to make your home. Chapter Titles RV Care & Maintenance Tips RV Boondocking – Dry-Camping – Overnighting Tips RV Camping Tips/li> RV Park Reservation & Check-In Checklists RV Travel & Destination Tips RV Driving Tips RV Lifestyle Tips Work Camping Tips RV Accessories Tips RV Battery Tips RV Holding Tanks & Toilet Tips RV Fresh Water System Tips RV Electrical System Tips RV Refrigerator Tips Miscellaneous RV Tips Tips for RVing With Pets This book and includes over 400 tips. You pay pennies for tips that can save you hundreds of dollars. About the Editors: As most folks do, we started out tent camping. In the late 1970s we ventured across the country from northern California to western Pennsylvania and back through Washington and Oregon in Steven's boxy old 1965 Chevy van. Those were the days, my friends. That trip had a lasting effect and over time we realized we were destined to be full time RVers. In 1995 we sold our house and a Recreational Vehicle became our home. An RV has been our home every since.

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An Insider's Guide to Working on the Road 2nd Edition

Author: Jaimie Hall

Publisher: Pine Country Pub

ISBN: 9780971677715

Category: Travel

Page: 400

View: 7301

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A complete handbook for finding jobs, volunteer and moneymaking opportunities while traveling in your RV. More than 350 ways to earn money with 72 pages of resources.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Judaism

Author: Benjamin Blech

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781592571314

Category: Religion

Page: 433

View: 2415

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From the Torah to the High Holy Days, a neophyte's tour of an ancient but living religion covers all the basic practices and beliefs of modern Judaism as it is currently practiced around the world, discussing the major denominations of Judaism, anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism, and new concerns for the twenty-first century. Original

A Beginner's Guide to Living in an RV

Everything I Wish I Knew Before Full-Time RVing Across America

Author: Alyssa Padgett

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781973321514

Category: Recreational vehicle camping

Page: 205

View: 6686

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"[W]e've been full-timing for over three years and we've learned the ins and outs of RVing America. In this guide, you'll learn the answers to the most common questions we receive about RV living. Everything from how to choose the right RV to how we get mail on the road, to how to find free camping."--From back cover.