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Old 04-30-2011, 09:33 AM   #1
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New to Airstream and just right-sized from a motorhomr

Since 2003 we have been RVíing in motorhomes, starting with a 33í gas rig and more recently in a 40í DP. During this period we were running between 8-10,000 miles per year and spent over 50% of our time in our RV.
But now our travel plans and lifestyle have changed and we donít expect to travel more than 1-2,000 miles per year (at most); and will probably spend only a few days a month in an RV.
So we have right-sized from a motorhome to an Airstream.
Iíve posted on our blog the what and why of our change and will be adding more information about our new adventures on a regular basis. The thread starts at Right-Sizing from a Motorhome to a Travel Trailer
We're happy to join this new community and are looking forward to meeting fellow Airestreamers during our travels.

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Old 05-02-2011, 01:09 PM   #2
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Good choice and congrats! What Airstream size/model/year did you decide to get? We're new to any type of RVs and are very happy with our decision to keep it right-sized and right-"styled" in our 19' serenity.

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Old 05-02-2011, 01:24 PM   #3
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We bought a 2011 Classic Limited 34'
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Old 05-02-2011, 01:35 PM   #4
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Nice rig, techiej. Welcome to the forums, we're glad to have you.

Somebody, please, point me to the road.

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Old 05-02-2011, 03:52 PM   #5
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Welcome to the forums and Airstreams! We have been very happy with our 34', and wish you the best of adventures.
Craig and Carol
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downsize, motorhome, right size

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