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6 South American Experiences You Can't Find In A Guidebook

After a year of living in our 1987 Volkswagen Westfalia Vanagon and exploring North America, we realized that we hadn’t had enough and set our sights on South America next. We gave ourselves three months…

Road Tripping Along Olympic National Park's Wilderness Coast

In late July of 2016, I loaded up my campervan and headed west from Seattle to spend a few days in the Olympic Peninsula National Park. Lake Crescent, WA The trip was inspired by some…

Van Life Guide to Northern Spain

We are Sophie and Andes from @silvervanproject. Three months ago, we gave up our old life in Hamburg, quit our jobs, sublet our apartment and left. Now we are already a while on the road…

Tips & How Tos

Van conversions and advice to get you rolling

Top Vanlife Apps: The Ultimate Guide

With so many apps out there covering everything from where to find the best camp spot to where you can find a public toilet at 3am, how do you know which ones are the best?…

Mounting a Hangboard in a Sprinter Van

Hello! My name is Kaya, and I've been living in a sprinter van for two years now. (You can see more of my vanlife stuff at OneChickTravels.com) I’m a rock climber, and when I can’t…

School Bus (Skoolie) Conversion into an RV Camper

Table of Contents: Skoolie Conversion 101 Buying the Right Bus Starting Your Skoolie Conversion Building the Subfloor Floor Plan Layout Building the Frame Building the Walls Plumbing Electrical Building the Ceiling The Big Purchases Products…

Stories

See what's behind the van

One Man, his Subaru Forester, and 28 National Parks, in Search of the Best Trails to Run (Part 1)

This story is written by Benjamin Perri. This is the first of seven pieces I will be doing over the course of my six month National Parks tour. My Subaru Forester (Cassady) will be my…

A Love Letter to the Emerald Triangle

This story was written by Jo from @ozma.autonomy This story is in some ways a very sad but ultimately a beautiful one and I hope you will soon understand why. With the legalization of marijuana…

Van Dweller Quits Job to Travel 22,000 Miles Spelling "Stop Brexit" Across Europe with GPS Tracker

Andy Pardy spent three and a half months traveling 22,000 miles across 27 countries around Europe spelling out “Stop Brexit.” After Britain voted to exit the EU, Andy along with many other British travelers and…

Gear

Gear, gadgets, accessories, and equipment for living in a van

Best Roof Vent Fans For Your Van Conversion

When converting your van, a roof vent is something you’re going to want to consider. If you plan on traveling through predominantly warm climates, you have a pet on board who’ll need to keep cool…

New YETI Outdoor Gear For Adventurers And Their Dogs

Having dominated the market over the past few years with their line of high-end, high-priced coolers, Austin-based company YETI’s next logical move was to expand into the world of outdoor gear. Having successfully launched their…

Thermacell Radius Device Keeps Your Campsite Mosquito-Free

Have you ever lost a night’s sleep in your van to incessant mosquito bites and buzzing? Or maybe you’ve been enjoying a lakeside evening by the fire only to have it ruined by pests? You’ve…


 

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