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This is the story of Jennelle Eliana and why she moved into a van by choice at 20-years-old.

She decided to make a big life change with the help of a van that she bought for $2,500.

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She Moved Into a Van At 20 (Here’s Why And How)

Why She Moved Into A Van At 20 via Jennelle Eliana YouTube 001

Images via Jennelle Eliana/YouTube

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This is the story of Ruth’s custom van conversion thanks to Trent & Allie on YouTube.

She enjoys the van life as a solo female at 72-years-young.

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Van life at 72-years-young w/ custom van conversion

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Images via Trent & Allie/YouTube

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This is the story of Ody, a 39-year-old Mercedes 307D van conversion that the couple originally bought in Germany. The couple, Dana and Lou, taught themselves how to convert the van thanks to videos on YouTube.

It took them 6 months to complete, and now they’re traveling Europe and living out their van life dream. Dana and Lou named their van Ody and outfitted it with a kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, and plenty of smart storage. What do you think? Could you see yourself living and traveling in a van like this?

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Couple’s 1980 Mercedes 307D Van Life in Europe (And How They Did It)

Dana and Lous Refurbished 1980 Mercedes 370D Van Conversioin – Wild We Roam

Image © Wild We Roam via YouTube

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This is the story of Lindsey’s 80-square-foot rolling tiny home. It’s a 2011 Sprinter Van that she and her dad converted into a stealthy motorhome.

They did it together, while she worked part-time, in just under 6 months using about $8,000 in materials. Take a look and let us know what you think below. This is our exclusive interview with her. You will also find a treasure trove of resources on help with converting your own van at the bottom of this page, after the interview. Enjoy!

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Lindsey’s 80-square-foot Sprinter van conversion

How she turned her van into an 80-square-foot rolling tiny home

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This is the story of Gretchen’s stealth camper van conversion. She bought a van, moved in with her two Scotties (named Flanagan and Campbell), and then eventually had it insulated and converted by purchasing a kit from a company in Colorado that specializes in van conversions! So here’s how it all went down.

I (and my two scotties, Flanagan and Campbell) set off from Seattle to Colorado Springs in mid-October to have the kit installed at Wayfarer vans.

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Gretchen’s DIY/Stealth Camper Van Conversion

Gretchens Super Van Conversion 001

Images © Gretchen L.

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This is the story of Madison and Raynor, a young couple who bought a Sprinter van and converted it into an amazing off-grid tiny home in only 36 days. The van has a 960-watt solar system and off-terrain tires.

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Couple’s Off-Grid, Solar-Powered Van Conversion That They Converted in 36 Days

Couple’s Off-Grid, Solar-Powered Van Conversion That They Converted in 36 Days

Images © Forrest Stevens via YouTube

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