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Couple Moves Into Van Conversion Because of Living Crisis, That’s Where We’re At
Couple Moves Into Van Conversion Because of Living Crisis, That’s Where We’re At

5 Oct 2022, 09:44 UTC / Ollie and Tessie lived in a shared house with two other people, and are now preparing to relocate into a converted Ford Transit that won’t see much driving

 
Rusty 2001 Mercedes Vario Is Now Traveling the World as Custard the DIY Bus Home
Rusty 2001 Mercedes Vario Is Now Traveling the World as Custard the DIY Bus Home

19 Sep 2022, 03:45 UTC / Craig and Aimee have been traveling the world since 2014, and using Custard, their bus home conversion for it since 2019

 
Scania Double-Decker Bus Becomes Off-Grid House With a Secret Wardrobe and Rooftop Garden
Scania Double-Decker Bus Becomes Off-Grid House With a Secret Wardrobe and Rooftop Garden

8 Sep 2022, 05:41 UTC / Gareth and Lamorna have been working for two full years on the conversion, which is now road-legal and already racking up miles

 
Mercedes-Benz Expands Marco Polo Family With New Micro-Camper Module for T-Class
Mercedes-Benz Expands Marco Polo Family With New Micro-Camper Module for T-Class

26 Aug 2022, 12:45 UTC / Daimler premiered at the upcoming Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf, Germany, its new Mercedes-Benz T-Class with the Marco Polo Module

 
Vanlife Sucks at Current Gas Prices, So This Vanlifer Is Moving Into a Tesla
Vanlife Sucks at Current Gas Prices, So This Vanlifer Is Moving Into a Tesla

11 Aug 2022, 09:02 UTC / Downsizing is great, but not when you’re paying the equivalent of a month’s rent on gas: Billie Webb is now living out of her car, which will soon be a Tesla

 
2009 Double-Decker Bus Became a Two-Story House on Wheels for a Family of Eight
2009 Double-Decker Bus Became a Two-Story House on Wheels for a Family of Eight

8 Aug 2022, 00:03 UTC / The Eyerly family ditched the city life to travel full-time with their six kids in a 2009 Van Hool TD925 double-decker bus turned tiny home on wheels

 
The Lacroix Cruiser Is How You Turn an Old Bus Into a Cozy, Gorgeous Home
The Lacroix Cruiser Is How You Turn an Old Bus Into a Cozy, Gorgeous Home

26 Jul 2022, 04:56 UTC / Yvan and Sylvie Lacroix are semi-retired and live on the road in the 1995 MCI bus they converted themselves and now call the Lacroix Cruiser

 
Olive the DIY VW Minibus Conversion Wants to Be Your Tiny Home Inspiration
Olive the DIY VW Minibus Conversion Wants to Be Your Tiny Home Inspiration

23 Jul 2022, 06:49 UTC / Chris and Sam, aka The Travel Duo, left their 3-bed apartment in the spring of 2022 and have been traveling through Europe ever since

 
Remembering the Iconic Bedroom on Wheels, the '50s Dormobile Campervan
Remembering the Iconic Bedroom on Wheels, the '50s Dormobile Campervan

14 Jul 2022, 06:20 UTC / In 1952, former carriage maker Martin Walter introduced the Dormobile, which was both a daily driver and a family holiday vehicle. History was written then

 
The Lost At Last Skoolie Conversion Is a Beautiful Example of Winging It
The Lost At Last Skoolie Conversion Is a Beautiful Example of Winging It

12 Jul 2022, 10:42 UTC / Chantelle and Matt had no experience with bus conversions and not even a detailed plan for the project. But they had friends, time, and a good budget to work on

 
DIY Van Conversion Is the Perfect Antidote for the 9-to-5 Routine
DIY Van Conversion Is the Perfect Antidote for the 9-to-5 Routine

30 Jun 2022, 04:45 UTC / Vanlifer ditches the office job to discover freedom and new places, but to each their own: she says her home on wheels is perfect for her

 
Idyllic Tiny Home Has Secret Library, Striking Gothic Styling and Plenty of Personality
Idyllic Tiny Home Has Secret Library, Striking Gothic Styling and Plenty of Personality

26 Jun 2022, 04:55 UTC / Just because a tiny offers a small place doesn’t mean it can’t have a personality: Amelia and Dan’s home is a sanctuary that oozes style and personality

 
Modular, Pop-Up Space Camper Turns the Cybertruck Into the RV of Your Dreams
Modular, Pop-Up Space Camper Turns the Cybertruck Into the RV of Your Dreams

26 Jun 2022, 00:30 UTC / Versatile add-on aims to make the badass Cybertruck even more so: a white canvas for whatever you want it to be, with a wide range of accessories

 
Tails Is the Ultimate Biking Van, a Complete Mobile Bike Mechanic Station
Tails Is the Ultimate Biking Van, a Complete Mobile Bike Mechanic Station

22 Jun 2022, 08:00 UTC / Starting from a 2021 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, Outside Van created the perfect machine for the biker for whom the drive is only a means to a greater adventure

 
$14,000 Skoolie Conversion Is the Best Way to Live Rent-Free, Off-Grid and On the Road
$14,000 Skoolie Conversion Is the Best Way to Live Rent-Free, Off-Grid and On the Road

21 Jun 2022, 05:22 UTC / The Vanbitious Project aims to offer assistance to those planning to give vanlife a try: third project is a U.S. skoolie currently traveling the West Coast

 
Meet Earthship, the Iveco Van Conversion That Puts Expensive Tiny Houses to Shame
Meet Earthship, the Iveco Van Conversion That Puts Expensive Tiny Houses to Shame

19 Jun 2022, 06:57 UTC / Hand-built by yogi woodworker Dipa Vasudeva Das, Earthship offers the basic creature comforts for a couple for whom ownership is not the main goal in life

 
Awesome Two-Story Transforming RV Based on a Toyota ToyoAce Proves Size Doesn’t Matter
Awesome Two-Story Transforming RV Based on a Toyota ToyoAce Proves Size Doesn’t Matter

17 Jun 2022, 05:35 UTC / Here is the iconic but nameless two-story transforming tiny house on wheels designed on a dare by three friends who needed something cheap to hit the road in

 
Touring With the Kids: Family of Five Sells Off Home to Live on the Road in DIY Van
Touring With the Kids: Family of Five Sells Off Home to Live on the Road in DIY Van

4 Jun 2022, 06:17 UTC / Keira and Richard are preparing to hit the road again with three young kids, in a former construction van they remodeled into a tiny home in their spare time

 
Connie the Avondale Caravan Serves as Motivation to DIY Refurb a Trailer on the Cheap
Connie the Avondale Caravan Serves as Motivation to DIY Refurb a Trailer on the Cheap

31 May 2022, 05:58 UTC / Alice and Dave worked on a budget of just $6,300 for their home on wheels, and they managed to stick to it with good organization skills and plenty of DIY

 
Little Ollive the 2000 Daihatsu Mini-Camper Is the Very Definition of Downsizing, Adorable
Little Ollive the 2000 Daihatsu Mini-Camper Is the Very Definition of Downsizing, Adorable

30 May 2022, 05:20 UTC / Nici and Max thought they’d give vanlife a try with a cheap microvan, have been on the road with Ollie for over 7 months, visiting 8 countries