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California is paying a dollar more a gallon in
gasoline than the rest of the U.S.


 It has never been that different. Start with the environmentalists who have pushed to have supposedly ultra clean gasoline specifications... when refineries are off line in California they cannot ask for help from neighboring states because of the strict mixtures. California also pays higher crude oil costs..the lack of pipelines into the state, again kept ou...
3 places I go for lower prices on tee-times.. Golflink.com, Golfnow.com and golflinkster.com ...anybody know of other sites to get last minute discounted rates?...
SACRAMENTO VALLEY
NATIONAL CEMETERY
5810 Midway Road
(707) 693-2460

Remember Our Veterans


We know a lot of RVer's have served our country.   You will see them proudly display their flags and unit symbols and it makes one feel even more comfortable to be camping next to a veteran.   Just three miles down Midway Road from Vineyard RV Park, you'll find the Sacramento National Cemetery.



We were passing by and were first amazed at se...


Ladies and gentlemen...
start your pumpkins! 

Organizers of the Pumpkin Festival in Half Moon Bay, California are offering a $25,000 prize to the person who can grow the first pumpkin weighing one ton.

The winning pumpkin must break the 2,000-pound threshold and be the heaviest pumpkin weighed in at the October 8th event.


Currently, the world record for heaviest-recorded pumpkin is 1,818.5 pounds, grown by Jim and Kelsey Bryson, of Wellingto...


BEFORE YOU GO

It's time for that planned vacation and you're about to hit the road.   Besides packing your rig with food and clothing, you will want to check out the rig itself to make sure everything is in perfect working order.




Here's a great post with a list of things you should check and re-check before you leave.
http://blog.bestoftheroad.com/new-rver/rv-maintenance-and-repair/

*Photo is taken at Pillar Point RV Park in Half Moon Bay...

CBP Reminds Travelers What to 'Know Before You Go'

How to Speed Through CBP Processing


 

WASHINGTON— Summer is one of the busiest international travel times in the U.S. and with the start of the travel season this Memorial Day, U.S. Customs and Border Protection is reminding travelers of some important tips.  With increasing passenger volumes due to a nine percent increase in travel and tourism since February 2011, there are things r...



petMD.com Suggests the Top 5 Safety Tips for Common Summer Dangers

This weekend marks the unofficial start to summer, the season meant for fun, sun, and spending time outdoors with your pet. While humans are aware of the precautions they need to take prior to playing outside in the Summer, just as many summertime dangers lurk outside for your pet.

1.       Apply Sunscreen: Like the...

Civil engineers find savings where the rubber meets the road

Study shows that pavement deflection under vehicle tires makes for a continuous uphill drive that increases fuel consumption.



CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- A new study by civil engineers at MIT shows that using stiffer pavements on the nation’s roads could reduce vehicle fuel consumption by as much as 3 percent — a savings that could add up to 273 million barrels of crude oil per year, or $15.6...

At least 23 campgrounds have yet to fill up for the holiday weekend

AUBURN, Calif., May 21, 2012 – Many campgrounds, RV parks and resorts are booked up for Memorial Day weekend.

But Camp-California.com has compiled a listing of parks that still have a few spaces left.

“If you hurry and make your reservations now, you might get lucky,” said Debbie Sipe, executive director of the California Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds, which operates Camp...


Suisun Valley

Wine Tasting Rooms





Accardi Vineyard
7924 Timm Road
Vacaville, CA  
707-451-9516

Specializes in sulfite free wines.  Naturally fermented in custom stainless steel tanks
The facility is private.  Visit by appointment only.
http://www.accardivineyards.net

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Blue Victorian Vineyards
5071 Suisun Valley Road
Fairfield, CA
888-823-VINE

Daily wine tasting 10am-5pm 
No appointment needed


Tasting fees waived with purch...
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