Travel Journal

Life beyond RVing with The Faiolas

Life beyond RVing with The Faiolas

Explore the Faiolas’ Life Beyond RVing: untold stories, diverse tastes in movies, TV, music, and books that inspire our travels and define our family life.

The Ultimate Game Guide for RV Families 

The Ultimate Game Guide for RV Families 

Join The Faiolas in Episode 108 as we share our favorite games for RV living— from board games to consoles. Discover storage tips, outdoor gaming ideas, and family fun in our latest podcast episode!

Mapping Our 2024 Adventures 

Mapping Our 2024 Adventures 

Join The Faiolas in Episode 107 as we map out our 2024 RV adventures across the US and Canada, exploring new parks and sharing family experiences.

A year of RV adventures and milestones in 2023

A year of RV adventures and milestones in 2023

Discover the Faiola family’s 2023 adventures: RV travels, national park explorations, and their 100th podcast milestone. A year of family, fun, and insightful RV tips.

Updates from The Faiolas: Sickness and scenic splendors

Updates from The Faiolas: Sickness and scenic splendors

Episode 104 of The Faiolas podcast: Join us for a journey from Georgia to Arizona, filled with family bonding, scenic adventures, and overcoming unexpected sickness. Discover our tales from Durango to the Grand Canyon.

The Big 100: We answer your questions

The Big 100: We answer your questions

Hit the road with us as we celebrate our 100th podcast episode! Dive into a special compilation of your questions, our RV living tips, and unforgettable adventures. From the Flathead National Forest near Glacier National Park to practical insights on full-time RV life, this centennial episode is a treasure trove of stories, laughter, and community. 

Without Dad—Beet Harvest Year 2

Without Dad—Beet Harvest Year 2

In this very quick update, we talk about surviving year two without Dad while he’s working the Beet Harvest. Do we want to do it again next year? 

The Financial Side of Full-Time RVing

The Financial Side of Full-Time RVing

In this podcast episode, we unravel the financial side of full-time RVing. Living on the road offers a unique blend of freedom and adventure, but being savvy about the monetary aspects is crucial.

All About Sugar Beets and the Harvest Experience

All About Sugar Beets and the Harvest Experience

In this episode, we are talking again about the sugary world of sugar beets, marking our second year at North Dakota’s Sugar Beet Harvest. This episode sheds light on workcamping, the Harvest, and American Crystal Sugar. 

Leaving Michigan and watching the “lawn mowing championship”

Leaving Michigan and watching the “lawn mowing championship”

In episode 91 of Off the Beaten Path But Not Lost, we update you on the last few weeks. What we still need to get finished with our RV remodels, health updates, and finishing up our time in Michigan. We also talk about where we are now! 

7 Breathtaking Places for Fall Colors and Leaf Peeping

7 Breathtaking Places for Fall Colors and Leaf Peeping

From the bright reds in New England woods to the golds in the Rocky Mountains, every spot has its way of showing off fall. Leaf peeping is a treat with people traveling all over the country for the best visuals. In this week’s podcast, we discuss 7 of our favorite spots for amazing colors and fun activities.

RV dump stations: Making your RV life less crappy

RV dump stations: Making your RV life less crappy

Learn about RV dump stations with this easy guide. From finding them to using them like a pro, we’ll cover cleanliness, etiquette, and even some handy tips from seasoned travelers.

Beat the heat: Keeping cool in your RV during the summer

Beat the heat: Keeping cool in your RV during the summer

As summer heats up, we understand the challenges of staying cool and comfortable while traveling in your RV. In this episode of Off the Beaten Path but Not Lost, we’ll provide tips, tricks, and strategies to help you beat the heat. We’ve got you covered, from moving to optimizing air conditioning, window solutions, insulation, and more.