We took a 10 day cross country road trip exploring with an RV (recreational vehicle) and it was a valuable experience in considering Van life. We thought an RV was going to be more glamorous than living out of a van, but we were wrong.
Making design choices for your van conversion can be exciting and difficult at the same time. The popularity of van life has given us a wide variety of options to personalize your build to match your budget.
My last post Van Design Reality had given me some really good facts on the importance of what we do with the space we have; and believe me, a van does not accommodate much space at all. The harsh reality of giving up so many conveniences is only off set by the motivation of living a life of personal freedom and discovery.
I have spent the past few months researching options and reading reviews from established Van Life bloggers and it has only made designing my van more difficult. My research has uncovered the hardcore reality of Van Life.