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2019 California RV Show – New Location and Things to Know Before You Go

10 days, 40+ Manufacturers, and over 1,300 RVs all in one place. The California RV Show is one of the largest and longest RV Shows in the U.S. Attending an RV show of this size is a great way to see a huge selection

Mono Lake Camping – Free Dispersed Camping Near Lee Vining California

Mono Lake camping near Lee Vining is a great way to enjoy the eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains. Whether you’re traveling through on Highway 395 or planning a trip to Yosemite National Park, you should plan to spend at least one night dispersed camping near

Pros & Cons of Buying a New vs. Used RV – Why We Bought a New RV

Buying a new vs. used RV has to be one of the most debated questions in the RV community. In this post, I’m going to discuss the reasons we bought a new RV and share some of the pros and cons of buying a new

Get Hoppy at Our Favorite Breweries in Fort Collins, Colorado

Fort Collins, Colorado is one of the most beer focused cities we have visited so far. From large breweries to microbrews producing a spectrum of beers, there is something for every beer enthusiast. This is a round up of our favorite breweries in Fort

Seven Mile Parking – Camping Outside Arches National Park in Utah

Seven Mile Parking is a private parking area outside Arches National Park, where RVs, cars and off-road vehicles can park for the day or park overnight. If you’re looking for an alternative or back up overnight parking option around the area, Seven Mile Parking

Toquerville Falls – An Off-Road Camper Van Adventure in Utah

Toquerville Falls in Utah is a fun and rewarding drive for anyone with a four wheel drive vehicle. If you’re near St. George, Utah or planning a trip to Zion National Park, consider spending a day to explore the falls. Toquerville Falls, Utah We

The Top 6 Van Chassis for Your Camper Van Conversion

During our search for the perfect camper van, we learned that each van chassis has its pros and cons. No one platform is perfect. Whether you’re looking to build out your own camper van or buy a used or new camper van, it’s important

Ram ProMaster Camper Van – Hymer Aktiv Van Tour & Specs

Meet our first camper van, a Hymer Aktiv 2.0 on the Ram ProMaster chassis. This fully built out conversion van was our tiny home on wheels for nearly two years. In this post you’ll find: How we ended up in a Hymer Aktiv Full

EAA AirVenture Oshkosh Air Show – Warbirds, Experimental Aircraft & More

Every year aviation enthusiasts gather in Oshkosh, Wisconsin for one of the largest air shows in the world. The EAA AirVenture Oshkosh Air Show is a one week long event complete with workshops, seminars, daily air shows and my favorite, warbirds. The video below highlights

Full Time RVing Costs: Van Life Edition – November 2017

What does it cost to live out of a camper van full time? In this post we share the seventh month of variable van life costs for full time travel. Continue reading for a detailed breakdown of costs. For a six month average, watch