Category Archive: RV campgrounds and places to stay

Feb 28

Zephry Palms RV Park

We used the laundry facilities.

Sher and I needed a campground for a one night stay near Zephryhills, Florida. I found a special rate listed for Zephyr Palms RV park, gave them a call, and booked the reservation.The park staff was very nice when we pulled in at noon. Our site was still occupied, even though check out is supposed …

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Feb 11

Arrived at Florida Flywheeler show grounds today

Today started early! We moved from our parking spot at the cafe and got in line at the Florida Flywheelers at 4:00 am! We did not reserve our spot after the January show, and we wanted to get the same spot which was one with electric and on the end of a row. (This was …

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Feb 10

Orange Box Cafe in Frostproof, Florida has RV parking

Nice parking spot at the Orange Box Cafe. No charge but be courteous and patronize the cafe.

During our travels this winter in Florida we have been blessed to know a couple of couples who we met last year in Ohio during festivals. We have been in contact with them at some of the flea markets we have attended. They¬†told us about a small local cafe near our next event. The Orange …

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Feb 03

Red Oaks Carefree RV Resort is a top RV stop in Florida

1952 Ford truck on an '87 Ranger frame with a 302 with a C4 tranny: parked across from our site

Several friends of ours who are traveling in Florida recommended Red Oaks RV park in Bushnell, Florida. Both a Good Sam Club and Passport America park, it has exceeded our expectations. This park is part of the Carefree Resorts chain. Starting with the exceptionally friendly office staff and including the escort to our site we …

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Jan 29

This Walmart lot looked like an RV park

This rig is a monster from  Ontario. Never seen anything like this before

Ever pull into a Walmart parking lot for an overnight stay and it looks like a paved RV park? This happened to Sher and I tonight when we pulled into the Walmart at Chiefland, Florida. We had just been through the Chiefland Flea Market grounds and did not see a good place to park for …

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Jan 25

The Pilot truck stop at Haines City, Florida is RV friendly

Our home spot for the night

We stopped at the Pilot truck stop in Haines City, Florida last night. This Pilot is great for RV travelors, and is truly RV friendly. It has a Denny’s for a meal, or of course the full range of hot and cold foods in the Pilot store. This Pilot has two RV islands for fueling …

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Jan 03

Heading South

Calhoun, GA grocery stop

Sher and I decided to head south on the day after New Year’s Day. We have a couple of shows that we are considering down in central Florida in a week or so. We loaded up some of our goods to sell and off we went. The first day of our trip took us from …

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