Keys CampgroundSummer is in full swing, and if you haven’t thought about taking a vacation, now is the time. When you own a conversion van, the sky is the limit as far as where you can go! You’re traveling in your own personal hotel room, outfitted with all the comforts you need for a fun getaway. Here are some great places to visit this summer with your conversion van.

Colonial Williamsburg, VA and Busch Gardens
Colonial Williamsburg is great place to go to learn about early American life. Put the kids in the stocks, see candle-making demonstrations and stroll the historic streets. Nearby is Busch Gardens theme park for thrill seekers.

Key West, FL
Oceanside campsites and the charm of Key West make this a great destination. Tour Earnest Hemingway’s house and meet the six-toed cats who reside there, and stop for a drink at Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville.

Austin, TX
Called ‘The Live Music Capital of the World,’ performances can be found most any day of the week in this energetic city. Plan to be there during Austin City Limits, a three-day music festival in September.

Walt Disney World
If you’ve got kids – or even if you don’t – you can’t go wrong with a Disney vacation. The great thing about a conversion van is that it saves you tons of money by avoiding those costly hotels, and you can cook your own dinners.

Grand Canyon
A must-see American destination, the Grand Canyon is a popular year-round vacation spot. Enjoy hiking, mule rides into the canyon, and even white-water rafting. There are many campsites to choose from,

Washington, D.C.
This is a very affordable vacation spot, since all Smithsonian museums and its zoo are free. Visit the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. There are numerous parks and campsites near the city.

Rehoboth Beach, DE
Of course, any beach is a great place to head to in your conversion van, but Rehoboth is unique. It is the perfect, old fashioned beach destination complete with boardwalk, ice cream and pizza parlors and a thriving arts scene.

Yellowstone National Park
Set up your campsite in this national park, and then go exploring. Don’t miss Old Faithful’s eruption and learn all about how geysers work. There’s even a Junior Ranger program for kids.

Los Angeles, CA
Traveling by conversion van is a great way to experience the City of Angels. Hollywood and its walk of fame, the Santa Monica Pier and the Chinese Theatre are can’t miss sites.

Finger Lakes, NY
Camping in the Finger Lakes region of New York is a great way to unwind and relax. Boating on Lake George, touring wineries or just breathing in the fresh air and revive your spirit.

Camping in a class b motorhome is one of the greatest ways to experience the natural world while keeping some of the luxuries of home. With its diverse climate and breathtaking natural views, California is a wonderful destination for campers; however, there are many different RV parks from which to choose, so picking a campground could prove difficult. If you’re looking for a great RV park in California, consider one of these ten fantastic campgrounds that California has to offer.

Wine Country RV Resort

For campers looking for a bit of wine with their campfire, Wine Country RV Resort, located in Paso Robles, California, is the perfect destination. This RV Park offers great fun for adults, kids and even dogs. Visitors to this resort can golf, visit museums, play horseshoes, hike and, of course, camp! What makes the Wine Country RV Resort different from the rest is that campers can also experience a wide variety of wine tours, wineries and wine tastings. These tours and tastings provide a unique experience while camping, letting visitors experience the usual aspects of camping and a bit of culture as well.

Sounds of the Sea RV Park

Fans of soothing ocean sounds and breathtaking beach views will be delighted with Sounds of the Sea RV Park. Located just North of Trinidad, California, Sounds of the Sea RV Park rests 300 feet above the ocean and provides some gorgeous views of the Pacific Ocean. Sea lions, seals, grey whales, river otters and birds of different species make up the fauna and can entertain campers of all ages. Like many RV parks, Sounds of the Sea RV Park offers boating, hiking and exciting camping. However, Sounds of the Sea RV Park also offers access to many unique beaches, including Big Lagoon Country Park, featuring a large lagoon and Indian Beach where ancient Tsurai Native American’s once lived.

Camper Corral River Beach Resort

Camper Corral River Beach Resort is located in Klamath, California and offers some of the best fun in the area. The amenities at the Camper Corral River Beach Resort are better than many other RV resorts. Amenities like the Pizza Parlor are quite unique to Camper Corral River Beach Resort. This RV is one of the best choices for those looking for family fun. Not only is there a children’s play area in the resort, but there are many unique activities to do near the RV Park. One of the most exciting attractions that make this park quite unique is the Trees of Mystery. Visitors will be greeted by the tall statue of Paul Bunyan, welcoming them to the large and old Redwood forest. Similarly, at the Tour-Through Tree, visitors can actually drive through a 725 year old living Redwood.

Chula Vista RV Resort and Marina

Located on the San Diego Bay, the Chula Vista RV Resort and Marina is a wonderful place to stay. Unlike a lot of RV parks, Chula Vista offers access to a marina, where visitors can participate in boater classes, eat at waterfront restaurants and even have boater parties. However, the marina is not the only thing that makes Chula Vista unique. Chula Vista offers fun and different holiday activities. For example, during the Christmas season, visitors can experience the Nigh of Lights where the RV Park is decorated in Christmas lights and decorations. Campers are even graced with a visit from Santa Clause.

KOA San Diego Metropolitan

Not everyone enjoys the isolation of camping in the middle of nowhere. Some people may want to experience RV camping but want the excitement of city life as well. KOA San Diego Metropolitan RV Park is perfect. Of course, with most RV campgrounds, visitors can experience all the wonders of camp living and activities, including campfires, rock climbing and crafts. However, because KOA San Diego Metropolitan is only minutes away from downtown San Diego, visitors can also sneak way to experience the excitement of city attractions. Visitors can spend their day at the San Diego zoo or shopping and then return to their RV for a delicious campfire cooked dinner.

Desert Trails RV Park and RV Resort

Located in Palm Desert, California, Desert Trails RV Park offers wonderful fun for adults and children alike. For golfers, this RV Resort is the perfect place to camp. There are over 100 golf courses in the Palm Desert area, so just about any golfer can find the perfect course for them. The golfing options make this a fantastic choice for golfing adults; however, nearby attractions also offer fun for the entire family. Attractions such as Knott’s Soak City, the Aerial Tramway and the Living Desert are great ways to spend family time.

Palm Springs RV Resort and Country Club

Located in beautiful Palm Springs, the Palm Springs RV Resort and Country Club is an RV Park and a country club all in one. Not only can campers experience the wonders of camping, they can also experience activities unique to country clubs, including lighted tennis courts, 8 swimming pools and spas, satellite recreation centers and even more.

Shadow Hills RV Resort

Shadow Hills is another RV Resort located in the Palm Springs area. Visitors can experience all the Palm Springs area has to offer, including casinos, theaters, shopping, museums and gardens. However, during the spring season, Shadow Hills RV Resort offers two music festivals. The Coachella and the Stagecoach music festivals run from mid-April through the end of the month and offer campers great music, games and rides.

Durango RV Resort

Durango RV Resort is located in Red Bluff, California and offers a wide variety of activities for campers. At Durango RV Resort, visitors can experience hot air ballooning, horseback riding and hiking as well as antiquing, boutique shopping and the Rolling Hills Casino. There really is something for everyone at Durango RV Resort. Plus, the Historic Old Town of Red Bluff will make a visit even more memorable. For rodeo fans, Red Bluff holds their annual Rodeo in the spring, which can give campers something fun to talk about for years.

Yosemite Pines RV Resort

Located in Groveland, California, Yosemite Pines is only 30 minutes from the western entrance to Yosemite. At Yosemite Pines RV Resort, campers can experience the true meaning of camping with BBQ, hiking, biking, a petting farm and even gold panning. Of course what makes Yosemite Pines unique is how close it is to Yosemite National Park where visitors can experience the grand beauty of American wildlife and nature.


Whether campers are looking for someplace cool or hot, high or low, California has campgrounds to meet just about every need. Visitors can choose a great campground near the ocean or one in the mountains. These great RV parks offer great, unique experiences that will make visitors want to visit again and again.