The concept of van life has been there throughout our relationship. Indeed, Jean Robert was actually living in a van when we met! Our first conversion together was a Toyota Lucida which we then drove to Turkey and back. After moving to Canada, we did it again, this time with a Chevrolet Astro and a five-month road trip around BC, Yukon, NWT and Alaska. Now planning for our next big adventure on the road with our new GMC Savana, it looks like our love of the van life is here to stay!
I was very excited at the start of this week, mainly for the prospect of returning to a bit of civilisation. Don’t get me wrong, I love hiking…
Two weeks in and around Dawson City – festivals, new friends, hiking in Tombstone and a whole lot of history
Canada Day celebrations in Dawson City followed by a two week 740km canoe trip down the Yukon River from Whitehorse back to Dawson
Living and travelling 17,000km in a small van for five months comes with a few lifestyle changes. Here are the nine features of ‘normal’ life in Vancouver that…
Time to be upfront about the less fun side of long term travel and vanlife in a small campervan from our experience of two months on the road