One of the greatest joys about traveling in a recreational vehicle (RV) is being able to share the journeys and memories with a partner, loved ones or a significant other. Sure solo RV’ing can be fun but little compares to setting out on adventures with someone you truly care about to share in all the experiences that road trips have to offer. When it comes to the sights, smells and sounds of an RV travel trip having a second set of eyes, ears and nostrils make the unfolding stories of the roadways that much sweeter. For most humans, life is not an isolated existence and spending time on the roadways in your RV should be no different. Many recreational vehicle (RV) enthusiasts prefer to hit the highways with someone or people they love as it provides extra levels of enjoyment and excitement in all that the RV lifestyle has to offer. Life on the road by yourself can be lonely, which is why so many RV travelers choose to take a partner along for the ride. From dream vacations, to retirement goals, to visiting landmarks, to sightseeing natural wonders, to camping outdoors, to immersion in new cultures, to discovering new cities and towns, to meeting people and so much more the activities of an avid RV’er can be highly rewarding and what better way to enrich these types of amazing opportunities than by having someone by your side. As Valentine’s Day fast approaches it is the perfect time of year to remember just how incredible an RV trip can be when undertaken with a special someone in your life.
February has long been celebrated as a month of romance and recreational vehicle (RV) outings during this month can take on extra meaning as lovers tour the world together. According to one ancient legend from the Roman era, an imprisoned St. Valentine sent the first “Valentine’s Day” message after he fell in love with a young girl who visited him during his capture. Before his life ended, it is alleged that he wrote his love a letter signed “From your Valentine,” an expression that is still in use today. The English poet Geoffrey Chaucer was the first to write about St. Valentine’s Day as a day of romantic celebration in his 1375 poem “Parliament of Foules,” noting, “For this was sent on Seynt Valentyne’s day / Whan every foul cometh ther to choose his mate” Regardless of how you think the sentiments of Valentine’s Day truly originated there is a lot to rejoice in when setting out in the RV with a significant other during the historically romantic month of February. If you are contemplating taking a loved RV’ing in the near future, you may want to consider making a few extra preparations in the way of Valentine’s Day gifts as a way to set the mood for your next RV adventure. So what are some intriguing and enticing Valentine’s Day gifts for your RV travel partner? Here are some Valentine’s Day presents to think about giving if you really want to kindle a relationship on the road.