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Indie Electronica Duo’s Micro Van Conversion

Indie Electronica Duo’s Micro Van Conversion

Christy and Mike of The Traveling Vuzz were first inspired to get into tiny life when they started their Indie Electronica Duo while traveling Europe. They didn’t want to lose that adventure and decided to convert a van. Unfortunately, personal tragedy struck midway through their van build, leaving Christy needing time to regroup before they [...]

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The Sunny Diaries Skoolie 2

Family Downsizes and Travels in their Bus Conversion

Jon Paul and Lindsay are the proud owners of a 2004 Thomas bus that they lovingly converted into a light & airy skoolie for themselves and their two kids. They have front benches in the living room, a split kitchen, bunks for the kids, and a cozy back bedroom for themselves. Enjoy reading their story [...]

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Off-Grid Living in their Mitchcraft THOW

Off-Grid Living in their Mitchcraft THOW

You might remember when we featured this home as a new build back in May. Well, it gets better! Kay and Pete have moved in, and we did a little Q&A with them about their tiny lifestyle. I love seeing “lived-in” tiny houses, and their idyllic spot on family land makes the best backdrop for [...]

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Party Box Truck Conversion w/ Elevator Bed

Mark had been doing van life for years when he met Marina and ended up moving into a house with her. Cue the lockdowns of 2020 and both of them were ready to get out! So they built out a van, then another van, and eventually this incredible box truck that doubles as party central [...]

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1982 Toyota Sun Rader 2×4 to 4×4 Overlander Conversion 2

1982 Toyota Sun Raider 2×4 to 4×4 Overlander Conversion

After a divorce, Bradley was looking for “Plan B” — how could he comfortably sustain himself for the next 20 years? He started looking for a Toyota Sun Raider and found a 1982 fiberglass shell that needed a total overhaul. Wanting to off-road, he needed to upgrade the tires, engine, and shocks to make it [...]

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Couple’s Skoolie with Massive 25 inch Roof Raise

Couple’s Skoolie with Massive 25 Inch Roof Raise

This couple jumped into skoolie life on a bit of a whim after “roughing it” in an Airbnb in the woods. Instead of DIY-ing the entire bus, they took on extra wedding videography gigs to pay professionals to do things like electrical work — which is pretty clever! They chose to do a huge roof [...]

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Adventure Ready 2018 Mercedes Sprinter 170′ w Aluminess 14

Couple’s Gorgeous Adventure-Ready 2018 Mercedes Sprinter FOR SALE!

Here’s an awesome 2018 Mercedes Sprinter that’s been home to the couple over @thedesertcruiser for the past couple years. They’re upgrading to a larger rig and hoping to find a new owner for this one. Birch plywood makes up most of the interior of the van, which features bench seating, a fixed bed, and a [...]

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