How Much Does Van Life Cost?

How Much Does Van Life Cost?

HOW MUCH DOES VAN LIFE COST? One of the most common questions we get is ‘how much does it cost to live in a van?’ And while we’ve said before that it really depends on your lifestyle, we continue to get the question of what we spend each month living in a van. We’ve...
Apps to Save you Money while Traveling

Apps to Save you Money while Traveling

MONEY SAVING APPS TO HELP STRETCH YOUR TRAVEL BUDGET Being on the road full times means that we need to be on top of finding new and creative ways to save money while traveling. When we are in the van on road trips, this means saving money on gas, food, and...
Is Nomadic Life for You?

Is Nomadic Life for You?

Is Nomadic Life for You? We have been officially nomadic for nearly 3 years as of now, and we’ve learned a lot about life on the road in that time. We’ve met some amazing people who are also nomads, and we’ve met a ton of people who have told us they wished they could...
Ideas About How to Make Money on the Road

Ideas About How to Make Money on the Road

12 Ways to Make Money on the Road Since we have been traveling full time for almost three years now, we get asked this question over and over: how do we make money on the road? In today’s post, we’re going to talk about the ways that we make money on the road, as well...
Goodbye Adventure in a Backpack – Hello EXPLORIST.life

Goodbye Adventure in a Backpack – Hello EXPLORIST.life

EARLY ADVENTURE IN A BACKPACK Adventure in a Backpack started back in 2011 on a 3 day backpacking trip around eagle rock loop near Mena, Arkansas.  We wanted to start a blog to ‘metaphorically’ bring our family and close friends with us on our adventures...
The Hardest Part of Building a DIY Camper Van

The Hardest Part of Building a DIY Camper Van

The Hardest Part of Building a DIY Camper Van After building our camper van and answering many questions about building a van, we’ve come to understand what is the hardest part of building a camper van. Insulation? Nope. Cabinets? No. Electrical? Nuh-uh. Plumbing? Not...