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RV Companion the MUST HAVE App

I first reviewed this App in July 2015 I loved it then although it had some missing features and a few bugs at the time.  However, I continued to use some of the App, in particular the Trip log and Campsites were excellent reminders of where we had been and when. There had not […]

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RV Companion Update in the works

RV Companion from Creative Logic is one of my favourite ‘apps’ for the motorhome and I last reviewed it here back in 2015.  If you have been following my posts about my travels along Route 66 such as this one you will have seen some neat ‘pin maps’ showing our camp locations since we started our trip […]

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iBoost in US

On the very far end of a campsite in Ohio. Without the iBoost, nothing. With the iBoost, from Motorhome WiFi, perfectly usable.  We have the long range aerial and whilst it has been useful before many times, today showed what a great piece of kit it is. The roof mounted omni-directional aerial makes life easy

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General Ecology – a great company

Our Nature Pure from General Ecology is one of our most used motorhome accessories (see this post here) so it was all a bit of a shock when the excellent motorhome fun forum discovered there had been, shall we say, some shenanigans, in the UK by their distributor whereby incorrect cartridges had been supplied for the […]

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Global Active Tracking

 Those of you who followed my 500 mile walk along the Camino from St Jean Pied du Port to Santiago will be aware that I was using an Iridium satellite tracking device.  This very clever bit of kit pings the satellite system every 10 minutes and allows people to see your progress on a map and […]

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First Impressions Part 2

Continued from First Impressions blog a little while ago, we have now done a few thousand miles and a few nights away to start to assess some of the other aspects of the vehicle in detail.  There will undoubtedly be a First Impressions three and possibly a four down the track as time goes on.  I […]

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