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Old 01-09-2014, 05:18 PM   #1
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New chapter in retirement

After retiring to the Crystal Coast of NC with my partner and our three male rescue pugs, I realized the restrictions our “boys” were putting on our travels as we do not board our dogs and have a house sitter for our long term getaways. Deciding that a small motor home was the solution, I recently found a treasure in a 1994 20’ Gulfstream Ultra in excellent condition. After doing a little personalizing to the motor home and spending time reading this very educational forum, we are ready to do a short trial run. Thanks for all the contributions to this site that have made me more secure in this new chapter of our retirement.

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Old 01-09-2014, 06:19 PM   #3
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Old 01-10-2014, 05:10 AM   #6
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We have 2 little dogs also, and this is definitely a contributing factor for our travel mode. Welcome to one of the best spots to make friends and learn tricks and tips.
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