All posts by Jennifer

My Globetrotter: Backyard Bound, But the Road Is Wide Open

As Outside Interests starts to pull out its last rivet, I’m compelled to tell a personal tale of my own Airstream experience, to show you how Airstreams can take you on long, winding journeys, even when they just sit in the yard. In 2001, just when I was taking the first morning breath of summer, … Continue reading My Globetrotter: Backyard Bound, But the Road Is Wide Open

Campground Star: Millerton Lake State Recreation Area

Forty miles of shoreline for water recreation and good hiking, plus easy eagle sightings make it a cinch for travelers to cough up 5-star Campendium reviews for this appealing California campground. Millerton Lake State Recreation Area Road 145 Friant, CA 93626 559-822-2332 Reservations: 800-444-7275 GPS: 37.025, -119.682 Elevation: 620 ft. Nightly Rate: $30.00 per night, … Continue reading Campground Star: Millerton Lake State Recreation Area

Quick News

Creekfire Motor Ranch Opens in Savannah CreekFire Motor Ranch, an independent and privately owned RV resort, officially opened to the public on October 27. Located in Savannah, Ga., the campground combines a relaxed outdoor experience with the area’s historic spirit and Southern hospitality. “We couldn’t be more excited to finally welcome our first guests to … Continue reading Quick News

Ask Outside Interests! Portable Ice Maker

Gourmia Portable Ice Maker A couple of readers have been curious about the portable ice machines they see in use at their neighbor’s trailers at rallies and campgrounds. How much ice do they make? Is it an option for boondocking? We can’t recommend any one particular brand, but RG Coleman used and reviewed the Gourmia … Continue reading Ask Outside Interests! Portable Ice Maker

My Airstream Style

The Airstream: Remodeled 31-foot 1978 Airstream Sovereign, “Moon River” The Airstreamers: Sophia and Chahir Moore, Disney’s Ft. Wilderness Resort, Florida My Airstream style: We originally chose to live in an Airstream to challenge ourselves to go tiny and to have financial freedom as a young couple. We purchased our girl about three months before we … Continue reading My Airstream Style

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Airstream Debuts the Air Lab Part of its future-facing commitment, Airstream recently launched the AIR (Airstream Innovation and Research) Lab, an expanded research & development center at its manufacturing plant in Jackson Center, Ohio. “Airstream has been committed to being on the cutting edge since Wally Byam realized that the curves, aluminum and rivets used … Continue reading Quick News

My Airstream Style

The Airstream: 30-foot 2005 Airstream Classic The Airstreamers: Steve Adcock, Full-timer on the road, USA My Airstream style: Since we full-time in our Airstream, we use our trailer for everything. It’s our home. We travel all over the country, mainly in pursuit of beautiful scenery. One of my hobbies is photography, and this lifestyle gels … Continue reading My Airstream Style

Quick News

Welcome Back: The Airstream Globetrotter The Globetrotter was a major model name in Airstream’s salad days, and indeed some trailers did some globe-trotting on the fabled Wally Byam caravans. In fact, the editor of this newsletter owns a  ’66 Globetrotter, whose orange/brown/white/yellow plaid upholstery still proudly proclaims its heritage. However, the model name fell out of … Continue reading Quick News

Curiosity Can’t Kill the Airstream

Quick, where’s the best place to display a teddy bear made out of belly-button lint, a George Washington funeral card and your dad’s kidney stones? Curious? You can quench that curiosity (and see many more oddities) by visiting the Museum of Curious Things, which happens to be housed in your favorite brand of trailer. Matt … Continue reading Curiosity Can’t Kill the Airstream

Miansai’s Contemporary Designs Roll on Vintage Wheels

Miansai, the Miami-based “cult favorite” jewelry brand, now sells at stores in 36 countries, and has retail stores in New York and LA. But the company’s distinctive goods—bracelets, belts, watches and jewelry inspired by fish hooks and industrial screws—were initially retailed out of something smaller. Smaller, but just as shiny: A beautifully refurbished Airstream, the … Continue reading Miansai’s Contemporary Designs Roll on Vintage Wheels