“All he needed was a wheel in his hand and four on the road…”
New to the van life movement? You may have seen the dreamy photos that are going viral on social media and felt compelled to go mobile. You might even have been inspired to take the full leap, leaving the comforts of your current lifestyle, selling or donating many of your personal belongings, and investing in a van that will take you on the journey of a lifetime. Preparing for this personal shift and connecting with vanlifers who have been there, done that, will help make your adventure even more amazing.
At first sight, vanlife living seems like perfection to anyone who has caught the wanderlust bug, or if you have been seeking a more minimalistic lifestyle change. However, without proper planning and preparation, van life enthusiasts can face some challenges when they are finally ready to hit the road. Joining a vanlife community is the best way to access helpful information, and get ongoing, daily inspiration. It’s a great way to find the answers to your questions and connect with likeminded people who have chosen to take this exciting path too.
Vanmakers is creating a community for vanlifers to get the most up to date information about living in a van, choosing the right van model for you, and discussing the answers to the most frequently asked questions vanlifers have faced when transitioning to vanlife. In addition to this, the Vanlife Community Forum is another way for you to meet vanlifers worldwide. It is an online platform where you can share projects, give advice or ask questions, purchase or sell adventure equipment, and find the best vanlifer locations.
Joining a vanlife community will help you discover the best tips and travel secrets. Depending on where you plan to travel and live vanlife, there are great apps and digital guides that will be useful for you. If you are traveling the US in a van, The Vanlife App is a great online resource tool for you to discover all things vanlife!
Are you ready to live the life of your dreams and interested in becoming part of the vanlife community? Vanmakers designs & builds custom, high-quality vans, with style and functionality for the best vanlife experience. The founders have extensive knowledge and experience of living life in a van and help to create the right blueprint to meet each person’s needs. They customize and build one-of-a-kind vans, as if it was their own, and help get you ready for an adventure that will last a lifetime!