Lake Casa Blanca State Park Camping – Laredo, TX

Located just a few miles north of the Mexican border close to Laredo, TX is Lake Casa Blanca State Park. The lake is actually a 1700 acres reservoir that was built in 1951. I stayed there on a Friday night and was surprised that the Campground was quite empty. Only a handful of campsites were… Read more Lake Casa Blanca State Park Camping – Laredo, TX

Fiamma F45S Awning for the Sprinter Camper

An awning on your van is great in summer to give you some shade but also very nice to have when it’s raining and you’re not stuck inside of your van. I’ve installed a Fiamma F45S on my 2006 Sprinter van and this post is about the details. If you’re used to drill holes in your van this is a very easy job – but some heavy lifting required so find a friend or two that can help. The only downside of this is the cost: Fiamma awnings are not cheap.