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VanLife and the Myth of High Cost World Travel

How To Go From #VanLife to Cheap World Travel Bienvenidos from Chile! Dusty and I are still on operation “Travel South America By Bus” and it got me thinking about how we view travel in North America. For most people living in Vans or RVs in the U.S., they think that travel is out of … Read more

At Some Point, Something Will Get Stolen

If there’s one thing those beautiful #VanLife Instagram posts DON’T show, it’s the rampant theft we constantly have to worry about when we live on the road. From the precious cargo inside of our rigs to the various fun gadgets we might have strapped to the outside, theft can be a real pain in the … Read more

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The Future Of Van Living

Just like the Lord of the Rings Trilogy and that four pound Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Dusty bought for me on Valentine’s Day, all good things must come to an end. What the hell does that have to do with the future of van living? It’s becoming apparent that counties all over the United States … Read more

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Would Living in a Van Be a Good Fit For a Student?

If you’re in a hurry and need this answered quick… YES! Van Living Would Be Perfect For A Student! Got a few minutes? Great, let’s talk about what makes it so perfect.   With the cost of higher education always on the rise, van life is starting to look like an attractive option to the … Read more

What to Consider When Searching For a Van to Live In

When it comes to finding the perfect new home for your #VanLife, there are a lot of different factors to consider.   Do you want something pre-built or do you feel comfortable converting a van to live in? Do you want something large and flashy like a brand new Class B Winnebago with all the … Read more

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Van Living – Not Just For Millennials

As I was logging into my Yahoo account to catch up on some emails this morning, I was sucked in to this article about the naming of generations. In particular, they were discussing the changing of when exactly the cut off to Generation X started, and where Millennials began. This has always been a murky … Read more

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Dropshipping With AliExpress is a Scam

  Like most people on this planet, I would love to sit around all day sipping margaritas on the beach while Tom Hardy rubs me down with baby oil. Unfortunately, money does not grow on trees. I have bills to pay, and things that I would like to do that require a financial investment. That’s … Read more

The Lessons I’ve Learned From Living in a Van

 For a long time, I struggled with depression. From the time I was 5 years old, up until a few years ago, each day was a constant struggle to get out of bed and do something. I’m not saying Van Life has cured me, but the minimalism aspect of it probably did. If nothing else, … Read more