The Ultimate Guide to Vanlife in Florida

In the vanlife community, it feels that most people tend to avoid the East Coast and flock only to the Mid-West, South – West and the West Coast. The West Coast is incredible and it is mostly van-friendly but it doesn’t make the East Coast a space you should avoid as a vanlifer. In fact, … Continue Reading

Vanlife in Jackson Hole Wyoming

When Shawn and I decided to head to the Grand Tetons Van Life Gathering we were stoked to finally see the Teton Mountain range in person. They are just as majestic as described and more breathtaking than I could have ever imagined. They sit towering over you with snow-capped peaks so tall you’re not sure … Continue Reading

The Ultimate Guide to Vanlife in Seattle

After a year on the road, Shawn and I finally made it back to Seattle in 2019, a place we called home for 5 years before moving to North Carolina. Seattle has so many great things going for it including great food, tons of outdoor activities, and plenty of fun breweries to check out. On … Continue Reading

Top Off-Leash Dog Parks in the United States

When you have a dog, chances are you want them to be with you as much as possible. Finding off-leash dog parks is the best way to let them get some energy and truly feel like a wild dog. As we have traveled across the United States we have found incredible off-leash dogs parks along … Continue Reading

Andaz Scottsdale Weekend Retreat: A Vanlife Break

Shawn and I have been full-time in our van since August 2018. In this time we have stayed with friends and family, in the desert, forest, and too many parking lots. Since we began, there is one thing we have not done, and that is to take a break from van life and stay in … Continue Reading

Van Life in Scottsdale Arizona

Van Life in Scottsdale Arizona in the heat of the summer: When you are a van lifer, you typically stay away from the hotter climates during the summer months. However you can’t avoid the southern states ALL THE TIME. Besides why would you want to anyways? Arizona for instance is a great place to visit … Continue Reading

The Ultimate Guide to Vanlife in San Diego

San Diego is a very popular van life city and it is evident any time you go. It was our first city to get to know the van life community and feel like we truly were apart of a group. With year-round sunny days, beaches, and dog-friendly patios it’s no wonder so many call San … Continue Reading

Van Life in St. Augustine Florida

After experiencing Van life in Key West,  we were advised to check out St. Augustine, one of Florida’s oldest cities. We were promised a small beach town feel with plenty to do and see. We were not disappointed at Van Life in St. Augustine. Top Places to Overnight Park on St. Augustine Beach  As of September … Continue Reading

Dog Friendly Beaches in Miami

Miami is not the dog friendliest place we’ve ever been…In fact, I would say it’s one of the worst. South Florida is filled with so many beautiful parks, lakes, and beaches yet most of them do not allow dogs inside. In fact before coming to Miami, I never even thought to look online to see … Continue Reading

Van Life in Salem, Massachusetts

It’s been two weeks living up Van Life and we are finally starting to settle in. Shawn was able to get the battery isolator hooked up which means constant power to our solar batteries. If you don’t know what a battery isolator is then basically when the van is running it pulls power from the isolator … Continue Reading