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Old 07-05-2006, 06:04 PM   #15
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Over the past ten years I prefer my motorhome so much more than a motel or staying in a relative's home that I have taken it so far as to carry tree trimmers to whack back overgrown trees over the driveways!!!

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Old 07-06-2006, 03:01 PM   #16
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Definetly agree with everyone's position on this subject. It's the way I do it too, figure I am doing the friends/inlaws a favor in the process.

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Old 07-09-2006, 04:32 PM   #17
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We just returned from a 8 day stay dry camping in the driveway of my in-laws.They live in a rural location without any close neighbors. Both are now in their 80's and will soon be moving to a personal care facility. They both are heavy smokers and I can not stand the smell of their house. The MH sits an waits as our escape pod with a clean smell and a great sleep number bed. The Onan used about one gallon of diesel every 3 hours.We only ran it when we needed it for a total of 53 hours. We would not go without the RV !
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Old 07-17-2006, 01:53 PM   #18
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My dad is visiting now and staying in his MH. I fully understand that he prefers to. I feel the same way. Our MH also doubles as a guest house when freinds vist and everyone really likes the privicy. Scotty.
2005 FourWinds 24T motorhome, 23' Stratos walk around, 1991 FXRS + 1994 XL 1200, 3 Springer spaniels and wife.
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Old 07-19-2006, 10:26 PM   #19
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I'm with Bob and others. If I fly it is for work. I would rather sit behind the wheel of our MH, watching the scenery go by at 60 mph, and drive for 2 days than fly to the midwest.

In fact we hate to stay in a motel/hotel now, no matter how nice(expensive). Like everyone says, it's our stuff.

It is an RV lifestyle, and some will never understand.

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We live out in our old van. Travel all across this land. Drive until the city lights dissolve into a country sky, me and you - hand in hand.
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