Make Money on the Road – 66 Ideas for VanLife Income

Here it is! The long list of ways to make money on the road while living nomadically, in a van, or traveling continuously. For clarity, these are from the perspective of what is available for those in the United States. Over the 7 years I’ve been traveling I’ve read a lot and thought a lot …

10 Best Cities to Live for Outdoor Lovers – Vanlife Bases

There are a lot of articles out there about this subject. I’ve often felt the wanderlust and wanted to relocate somewhere new for a new adventure. The internet is full of articles detailing “the best” cities for outdoor focused people, all mostly based on statistics (obesity rate, job market, weather averages, etc.), but what I …

Sell Clothing! – 5 secondhand stores that will pay you cash TODAY!

I have always been interested in ways to make money unconventionally, on the go, and without a “job.” So, I’m continuing a series of posts here on the blog about creative ways to turn a buck while traveling–all requiring little to no experience and approachable from Day 1! There are secondhand stores out there (the …

The Ultimate Setup Guide to AirBNB Hosting in 2020

Fluffy towels, excellent wifi, and a great cup of coffee are just the beginning to setting the bar for what a great airbnb stay really has to offer.  These days airbnb is about an experience rather than just a place to get through the night. So, how do you create a magical wonderland for your …

How to make easy Bug Screens for Your Car / Adventure Vehicle

Materials for this project -Gorilla Tape – https://amzn.to/2KoueeG -Scotch Fasteners, Black (3MVelcro) – https://amzn.to/2YSdaBD – 48 in. x 25 ft. BetterVue Screen (Bug Screen Roll) – https://amzn.to/31piEp1 Instructions -Cut bug screen to fit area loosely ( you can trim later to precision) -You can get a piece of duck tape to loosely hold in place …

10 FREE places to sleep on the road – how to travel and live the Vanlife

Why pay just to sleep on the way to your next adventure? After even a short time traveling I’m sure you’ve thought, “Why should I pay so much money just to close my eyes for a few hours?” The dollar amounts average travelers spend per night are staggering. One night in a hotel at $100 …

Postmates – Great gig app for travelers – Make money traveling!

EDITED FOR 2020! I mentioned the food delivery app Postmates in our 11 Side Hustles article. Go see that for more inspiration! I really want to provide an in-depth perspective of the ups and downs of this app and how we’ve used it as we’ve traveled. So here we go!  Postmates is a gig economy …

Essential Items for Beginner Vanlife / Car Life – What to bring

So you want to go on a trip and spend some nights in your car? You are thinking of an extended road trip for the first time and aren’t quite sure what to bring? Not to worry! We put this list together just for you. After 7 years of travel, doing the best to approximate …