Kangaroos, Koalas and furry friends in Australia!

In this post we explore some of the main mammals you are likely to see on your Australian travels! While most are bundles of fluffy cuteness, there are a few strange ones just as delightful! Koalas are laid back marsupials (mammals with a pouch) and sleep during the day in forks of Gum Trees. TheirContinue reading “Kangaroos, Koalas and furry friends in Australia!”

The Ultimate Van Kitchen

How do you use that tiny space for an entire kitchen? We give you the tips and tricks to get you enjoying your food and watching that sunrise! “What’s it going to be? More space for the bed, or the kitchen?” This is the question I posed to Chris when mapping out the possible layoutContinue reading “The Ultimate Van Kitchen”

12 Things we wish we knew before building a van

Here we share the van build insights (and sarcastic remarks) that would have been handy to know what we were in for! Don’t spray foam the doors! This was a mistake we made in our 2nd van build despite thinking we had protected all the mechanisms from spray foam. Instead we temporarily glued our slidingContinue reading “12 Things we wish we knew before building a van”

Is #Vanlife all ‘hippies’ & ‘greenies’?

The Vanlife seems to be all about the outdoors, nature, peace and love – why is that? Do you need to like those things to enjoy vanlife? We address one of the common stereotypes you’ll find under the hashtag Van Life. When I first came across the #vanlife it was through pictures on Pinterest inContinue reading “Is #Vanlife all ‘hippies’ & ‘greenies’?”

The plan that dictates all of the van conversion – the layout!

Rooms in a van often overlap. Feel on top of it and create your own custom van vision that will inform your entire build process. When you see the ocean view out the back door of a van, a cute puppy chilling at a campground or cosy beds on wheels – it’s easy to feelContinue reading “The plan that dictates all of the van conversion – the layout!”