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Generic Van Life

We’re Justin & Olivia and this is our generic blueprint for living the Van Life. Over the last three years, we’ve driven all over North America in our 1984 Dodge B250, Clementine. We’re here to show you that you don’t need to be rich with a decked out Sprinter van to pull this off! Whether you want to buy a van for weekend trips or see the world, the information on this site serves as a guide for creating your own van life journey.

Young couple sitting in the back of a camper van

Welcome To

Generic Van Life

We’re Justin & Olivia and this is our generic blueprint for living the Van Life. Over the last three years, we’ve driven all over North America in our 1984 Dodge B250, Clementine. We’re here to show you that you don’t need to be rich with a decked out Sprinter van to pull this off! Whether you want to buy a van for weekend trips or see the world, the information on this site serves as a guide for creating your own van life journey.

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Guide to Van Life

Why are people ditching expensive rent and mortgage payments and trading it all in for a life on the road? This Guide to Van Life covers everything you need to know about the vanlife lifestyle and why it might be right for you.

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Awesome Camping Locations

TV Tower Road

Beautiful views of the lush California mountains from this spot but prepare for wind. The road up is narrow and winding so big rigs need not venture in but if you’ve
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Padre Island

Full on beach camping! What could be better than driving right onto the beach and setting up shop? The first 5 miles of the South Beach are easily drivable with 2WD
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Generic Van Life - Campbell River - Big Bay

Big Bay

A great spot on Campbell Lake, not far from Elk Falls and Loveland Bay Provincial Park. There are 6 sites with picnic tables and fire rings and a couple outhouses throughout.
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Stories From The Road

A Day In The Life