Category Archives for "Van Life"
Britt and Justin’s off-grid skoolie tiny home came about as a way to make the most of their time as digital nomads. They converted a began with a 30-foot 2002 Blue Bird school bus with a CAT 3126 six-cylinder motor and around 200 horsepower. With the back deck and the front rack, it comes about … Read moreContinue reading
Why would an entrepreneur who has raised millions of dollars through crowdfunding live in a van? Vanlife doesn’t seem common amongst the startup and tech crowd. Rob Rast is living this alternative lifestyle while successfully running his e-mobility business. Rob got a van that was converted already. Rob was on Craigslist when he first was … Read moreContinue reading
I recently attended the Adventure Van Expo in Lake Tahoe. This event features a wide range of converted companies, builders, suppliers, and product developers for anything for the van or overland life. The Adventure Van Expo travels around the U.S. While it was great to see all the beautiful, lux, tricked-out vans, and truck campers … Read moreContinue reading
There’s no wonder the completely kitted out Sprinters, Transits, and ProMasters get all the glory. The ingenious designs, well-crafted construction, and Instagram-worthy images can make anyone want to convert their own van in an instant. What they may not expect is the cost and the amount of work that goes into these builds. Some Sprinter … Read moreContinue reading
Mary Lou and Jacob built a charming cottage-style shuttle bus tiny home, called The Prancing Pony. Their unique DIY conversion is full of clever surprises, Hobbit hole vibes, and nerdy delights. As they put it, the build-out was a true labor of love. Both of them worked to hand-craft details to meet their needs, from … Read moreContinue reading