After years of staying put, working too many hours in stressful jobs, and always feeling like we were missing something, we decided to make changes. We started saving money, bought the bus & converted it, and finally left our nine-to-fives. Our motivations are manifold – ranging from an urge to live more simply, a goal to escape the rat-race, to a deep-rooted desire to get out and see more of this world while we can. We were done dreaming and were ready to take action.
In June of 2016, we hit the road.
After an extended visit with family in the spring of 2016, we hit the road for the first time in our bus. Our goal was to head straight for the west coast, but then, plans changed and we decided to beat the summer heat by going east. We’re proud to say that we logged just under 9,000 miles. We visited far-flung family and friends, saw many interesting places, tried new foods, and visited several amazing breweries. All in all, it was a hell of a ride.
With the new year underway, we’re on the road again. Our itinerary is open-ended, though at present we’re heading westward. After our 2016 travels, we’ve worked out the kinks of traveling long-term. We’ve figured out how to find balance while being on the road. It’s both exciting and challenging, and we’re very glad we’re doing it.
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