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Old 07-28-2015, 06:27 PM   #15
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We always went to Texas Rio Grande Valley from here in Southern Ontario. Great people and no where near as expensive Florida. We did not like Florida either. If we were able to continue I would definitely look into the Airstream TAHI park. It is a bit further north than we are used to and it will have some cold days in January but not more than north Florida or south Georgia. We did stay at Travelers Rest in Florida once. Nice park but at the time it was nearly $900 per month in Jan and Feb whereas Texas was running $400 $500 per month with just as many activities.
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Old 07-28-2015, 06:32 PM   #16
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Old 07-28-2015, 06:43 PM   #17
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A lake that offers lake lots for sale could be a possibility, as well as small wooded lots available zoned for RV. We won't narrow down our area till next spring and summer, as we do short trips in our search.
If you would be willing to join WBCCI, there is a unit in Texas— Texas Gulf Coast Unit— that owns an Airstream-only park— Texas Airstream Harbor, Inc. (TAHI)— on the shore of Sam Rayburn Lake near Zavala, TX. I don't belong to that unit, so I don't know if they have lots for sale or long-term lease, but you can check it out. Contact info: My Road Trip.

Like most campgrounds south of I-20 it's open year-round.
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Old 07-28-2015, 06:53 PM   #18
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I do not know where you lived in Florida previously, but you should check Camper's Holiday out. The left coast has a lot to offer. Come stay in the campground for a month or two and I believe you will be hooked.
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Old 07-28-2015, 06:58 PM   #19
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If you didn't live in N Fl, you didn't live in Fl. South Fl is either NY south or Cuba north, meaning crowded and fast living.
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Old 07-28-2015, 07:22 PM   #20
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Arizona was our choice after much research and traveling. We don't do very well in humid climates.
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Old 07-28-2015, 07:40 PM   #21
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We lived in Hudson Florida just off of highway 19 ...I hated that highway...lol. we were there 5 years and all we wanted to do was come back home......then we spent a winter there also 9 years ago.........still didn't like it...lol. Not our cup of tea I guess. We lived in New Braunfels Tx. 34 years ago for a few years....my son was born there...it was ok but the area to me was expensive to live in back then.We have family there now....they went to visit us and never left.....lol. He isn't all that thrilled with the Texas idea but not as bad as Florida. I read a little bit ago about the weather in Alabama and Mississippi ......ever hear of Dixie Alley?......F5 tornados and Alabama even has TWO tornado seasons.......ok, second thoughts on these places.. lol
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Old 07-29-2015, 07:12 AM   #22
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Debora, when speaking of tornados in Mississippi you are generally speaking of the northern part of the state. Tornados are rare on the coast.
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Old 07-29-2015, 05:24 PM   #23
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If we weren't wanting buy a small lot this might be easier. Moving around each winter could prove to be expensive though.
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Old 07-29-2015, 05:38 PM   #24
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Old 08-01-2015, 09:53 AM   #25
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I know you said no to Florida...and I agree to anything south of Daytona/Crystal River. But if you never gave the Big Bend area or north-central Florida a chance you may want to reconsider. Its mostly agricultural, especially the latter, and the Suwanee River/Cedar Key/St. Marks/St. Joe/St. George and Dog Islands are great destinations and not at all like the Florida that (rightfully) turned you off. Safe travels. jon
I live on the Big Bend near Ga state line and love it. Small towns friendly people 23 miles from Tallahassee and all the goings on there. Totally agree with B00merang
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