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Posted on Sep 20, 2011

The US in Twelve Minutes

The US in Twelve Minutes

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Life is not a dress rehearsal. We believe that this is our one and only shot at life, and nothing guarantees that we’ll even be around tomorrow. Hence, when we set out for this nomadic family world dream; we also hoped for a smaller USA RV dream. We found a Cruise America deal for only $12 a night! Unreal! 
We loved experiencing the desert, snow, mountains, rivers, new friends, and (best of all) hearing our kids speak in English! This entry depicts that journey.
Below,  we posted an amazing 12 min video of this RV Trip.

Life In an RV

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Here’s Arizona, Utah, and Colorado in 12 minutes. We LOVE this movie!

Delicate Arch

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Virgin Snow

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  1. Hi, great blog! Love reading about your adventures. We are wanting to RV across the US. How long did you do it for? How did you get that rate? What was fuel like? Where did you go? SO CURIOUS! 🙂

    • Erin, love your comments. let’s make a deal… you keep reading and commenting, and i’ll keep answering any question you could possibly come up. we looooved rVing to death. it was unreal. had we known how much it would end up costing us, we would have never done it. never. but we loved it to death. it was one of kobi’s big dreams. so in this trip dream we make other dreams come true too (like kobi got PADI diving certified in taganga, colombia- another dream). Cruise America has this great deal. look on their site. Rolling Into (or Out of) Arizona. you deliver the rv’s for them to or from the client and it’s $12 a night. unreal. including insurance and drop off fees. but, but, but, we paid between $85-150 a day (dear god) on gas. those 30 footers drink gas like we breathe air. i think our two deliver runs, maybe two weeks total, cost us around $2800 which is crazy expensive, considering we can live for 2 months in a third world country for that much. so rving in the US is so cool but a- it’s expensive cuz gas will kill you and b- even if you have your own rv it will cost you tons, but you get to sell it in the end. gas is sooo expensive. we did Arizona, Utah and Colorado one way and then turned around and did the other way (we touched New Mexico too). it was too much fun. oh, camping also was expensive. campsites took between $20-50 a night. crazy…… keep writing erin, i’ll write back. gabi

  2. Hello ladies who blog. Us too, we’re in New York in Jan and fancied an RV. I thought fuel was cheap in the US!!! OK, lets come up with a better plan for this baby. Trains? Buses? Hmmm…we have just over 2 weeks to work this out.

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