Day of the Dead in Texas

What is Day of the Dead? Although the name seems somber, the celebrations are anything but! Day of the Dead is a celebration of departed friends and family members, a way of honoring those who have passed, and a means to welcome the loved ones’ souls back for a brief happy reunion. The origins of … Continued

Pick Your Own Farms in Texas

Harvest Season Lots of things are ripe and ready to be harvested now through October, like apples, pumpkins, okra, and tomatoes. Beets too, but digging them up is a lot of work. Pick Your Fun at Quality RV Resorts CHOOSE YOUR FAVORITE QUALITY RV RESORTS DESTINATION and reserve your harvest season stay now. Then load … Continued

Five Ways to Keep Cool in Your RV

Four More Ways to Keep Cool in Your RV The Air Conditioner You’ll get more cool air from the AC when you keep the filters clean. Wash the filters in warm soapy water and allow them to dry before re-installing. Or use a small hand-held vacuum cleaner to suck up all the dust on the … Continued

Five Ways to Solve RV Travel Problems

High Fuel Price Of 500 responses received, 44.6% (that’s 223 people) were concerned about high fuel costs. According to Quality RV Resorts, a simple search on the internet shows that a gallon of regular gasoline is expected to average $3.57 in 2023, compared to $4.05 for 2022. The good news is…fuel prices are down and … Continued

Replace College Dorm Expenses with RV Living

Why not get a full year’s use out of your vehicle when you replace college dorm expenses with RV living? Quality RV Resorts has many affordable locations in the Houston area, as well as in Victoria and San Antonio. Whether your family member plans to attend a college, university, trade school, or technical school, that … Continued

Tiny Texas Towns Named for European Capitals

Berlin, Texas is near Houston Not the vibrant capital of Germany, Berlin is one of the tiny Texas towns you might encounter about an hour or so west of Houston on US 290. Originally settled by Germans in the late 1840s, Berlin once boasted a cotton gin, a grist mill, and a Lutheran church. The … Continued

Don’t Flush Cat Litter Down the RV Toilet

Don’t flush cat litter as it will clump up and clog your black water tank. In fact, 100% of users of the Open Roads Forum agree… Don’t do it. Here’s the Scoop on Poop   The Poop Plenty of human waste goes down the drain every day, so how is cat poo any different? Cat … Continued

How to Overcome Your Fear of Driving an RV

Millions of people set out every year for a vacation – or even full-time living – in an RV. They weren’t born with some special set of skills. They have a driver’s license, just like you. And RVers are extremely helpful people. They want to help you and they will. Start with the internet. Go … Continued

How to Get Rid of Mosquitoes

Tip #1 – Get sprays or lotions that contain DEET or Picaridin (a synthetic pepper spray). The higher the concentration of these ingredients, the better. Neither DEET nor Picaridin kills bugs, but they get rid of mosquitoes by smelling totally unpleasant to those darn skeeters. Spray yourself with products that contain DEET or Picaridin and … Continued

Strawberry Season in Texas

Pick Your Own Strawberries in Poteet Just about 30 miles north of San Antonio, the tiny town of Poteet is the birthplace of country music legend George Strait and the strawberry capital of Texas with dozens of strawberry growers to choose from. Here’s a tip for guests at Admiralty RV Resort and Greenlake RV Resort … Continued