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cTv Drone Flyover, Point Reyes Station, Charming Tourist Destination

With some drone shots from above, we enjoy a midday stop-shop-and-lunch at rural tourist destination Point Reyes Station where Prince Charles and Camilla visited on their honeymoon tour.  When you’re in the area of the Point Reyes National Seashore and Samuel P Taylor redwoods, this charming city is a fun place to checkout their shops and have a delicious meal with cool nearby ocean temperatures. Autos, campers and the RVers in the area can also “fill ‘er up” if they don’t mind the premium prices.

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Ooh Black Water

cTv RV Newbie, Black Water Dumping 1st Timer, The Good, The Bad…

Sooner or later, all us first-time newbies have to tackle the dreaded dump of their black water tank.  And while they say luck is when preparation meets opportunity, I’m sure many of us ponder the benefits of converting to a composting toilet.  What do you think – any tips to share?

 

Stay tuned for Our Maiden Voyage Part 2 …..

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RV Tips, fun kitchen gadgets to help you organize & save precious space

At last, Grace shows off some of her kitchen products for our RV. Turns out space is a premium inside our recreational vehicle so we’re all about conserving space – checkout some cool tricks with our collapsible space savers.

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cTv, RV Outside Sleeping Products, Part 4, California Travel Videos

Here we go outside our RV again, this time thinking about sleeping products when everyone doesn’t quite fit inside our recreational vehicle. How about a collapsing doghouse for the pupster? Sure and for our two-legged extra guests let’s consider cots and air mattresses. And if it gets really cold, we might enjoy the comfort of a 12 volt heated fleece blanket. Extra points for rope or even parachute cords to help secure things in the great outdoors.

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cTv – RV Cleaning Products – Part 3, California Travel Videos

On episode 3 of 6 we check out our RV cleaning products at California Travel Videos. Some of the items in our arsenal include cleaners, polishers/waxes, sealants, tank deodorants, and electrical conductive compounds. Here’s the list:

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cTv – Plumbing/Water RV Products, Part 2, California Travel Videos

We rookies with the second segments showing off our RV products at California Travel Videos. In part 2 we look at goodies (?) for our recreational vehicle associated with water and sanitation (gray and black water):

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cTv – Outside RV Products, Part 1, California Travel Videos

WE’RE GOING OUT ON THE ROAD…………………..

But first Michael puts his many hours of research to use in the next 5 segments showing off our RV products at California Travel Videos. In part 1 we focus on “stuff” for the outside of our first recreational vehicle including:

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Sunset Garden Exhibit

cTv at Cornerstone Sonoma Crossroads, Sunset Garden Exhibit

Mother’s Day at the Sunset exhibit – What a great opportunity to take our mothers out for the day and a great way to celebrate their day!  Located approximately 1 hour north of San Francisco at the gateway of Sonoma and Napa County in California’s beautiful Wine Country.  If you love flowers, nature, gardens and art this is a place to see.

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2016 Petaluma Rivertown Revival

2016 Petaluma Rivertown Revival – Steam Punk, Burning Man rhino by California Travel Videos

2016 Petaluma Rivertown Revival – steam punk, featuring music by Odd Job Ensemble, Robert Dougherty & his “Curious Drawings,” the Bus Shoppe clothing & costumes, Clover Stornette, Burning Man Rino and more!  This events takes place yearly in the downtown area of our hometown and is a benefit for Friends of the Petaluma River (FOPR).   Grace is looking forward to being more prepared in 2017 with costumes and accessories.

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Welcome, fellow travelers, photographers, and videographers!

Overlooking wine vineyard in the Sonoma-Napa area of northern California

Overlooking wine vineyard in the Sonoma-Napa area of northern California

Welcome to our California Travel Videos website and thank you for dropping by to check us out!  Please feel free to leave us your thoughts on how we are doing and what we can do to meet your needs.

Let’s start off with an introduction about us.  Michael and Grace love travel, photography, and videography with the intent to capture stories we can share with our current and future friends.  In brief, we aspire to produce high-quality, fun, enlightening, and entertaining stories with videos and cinematic photographs.  While our mission statement is quite ambitious, here’s our intentions:

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