You are currently browsing category

RV Travel

01 Jul
Dip Your Camping Cup into a Kettle Pond: Nickerson State Park, Cape Cod

Dip Your Camping Cup into a Kettle Pond: Nickerson State Park, Cape Cod

It would be easy to spend a week on Cape Cod, as we have done, and miss Nickerson State Park entirely.  Why not just return to the golden beaches of the National Seashore, or spend another warm afternoon exploring the kid-friendly tide pools of Cape Cod Bay? Because then you wouldn’t get to take a deeply relaxing swim in one of Nickerson’s eight crystal clear, Zen-like Kettle Ponds. Where the ocean and the bay beaches of Cape Cod are constantly in a state of dramatic transition, the Kettle Ponds are soothing and still.  They are... Read More
27 Jun
A Perfect Day on Cape Cod Bay (First Encounter Beach, Eastham)

A Perfect Day on Cape Cod Bay (First Encounter Beach, Eastham)

Cape Cod, where have you been all of our lives?  It’s hard to believe that we have never had the pleasure of walking your windswept beaches, bicycling along your wooded paths, and swimming in your sparkling bay.  But it’s our fault Cape Cod.  The Siren Song of the South has called us away for too many summers.  So it’s time to make up for lost time.  The Lively Little Campers apologize for neglecting you for so long.  Will you still welcome us into your sunburnt arms? Today we headed over to First Encounter Beach in... Read More
27 Apr
Guest Blog: John and Cathy Say Goodbye to New Zealand

Guest Blog: John and Cathy Say Goodbye to New Zealand

John and Cathy are experienced international RV travelers.  This is the last guest blog about their epic RV trip to New Zealand! Kia ora.  The traditional Maori words greet you on your Air New Zealand flight and at the airport upon arrival.  But, unlike some welcome signs that grace airports around the world, the Kiwis really mean it.  All of our other posts concentrated on beautiful places and things.  In this, our final post, we would like to pay tribute to the helpful and incredibly kind people of New Zealand.  These good people seem to... Read More
23 Feb
The Challenges of International RV Travel     (Our Guest Bloggers Go Metric!)

The Challenges of International RV Travel (Our Guest Bloggers Go Metric!)

The Lively LIttle Campers are excited to read all about our guest bloggers’ adventures as they head to New Zealand on an epic RV adventure.  Here is the latest installment. The challenges of planning a trip outside of the United States are myriad.  The first challenge is, of course, planning the dates for the trip.  When crossing the Equator the seasons reverse.  So, what would be a winter trip here in the U. S. becomes a summer trip in New Zealand.  We have to plan for late summer temperatures and precipitation–while wearing wooly... Read More

Sign up for our newsletter

Pin It on Pinterest