Category: United States

Asheville NC – Must Try Brews and Breweries

Asheville NC – Must Try Brews and Breweries

[ 0 ] February 23, 2018 |

Asheville was the first stop on our truck camping adventure – and it was so awesome that it was nearly the last! We checked out as many breweries as we could, and diligently noted our favorite craft beers. Below is my compilation of ‘must try’ breweries and beers in this great city. Note – My […]

Read More

Florida Keys – How to Camp for Cheap or Free

Florida Keys – How to Camp for Cheap or Free

[ 0 ] February 22, 2018 |

This post is part of the truck camping series that follows Lauren Fellure and Patrick Holt’s journey around North America in a truck camper. For more background on what they’re doing, check out this article.  One of my top goals for the first leg of our truck camping journey was to get scuba certified so […]

Read More

Truck Camping – The Life of a Digital Nomad

Truck Camping – The Life of a Digital Nomad

[ 0 ] January 14, 2018 |

How I downsized my life to the size of a truck camper. Remember Chris Farley’s ‘Living in a van down by the river‘ skit? As a kid, I loved this and the iconic ‘Shitter’s Full‘ line from Christmas Vacation. I always thought these were absurd scenarios one would never hope to be in. Fast-forward 15 […]

Read More

Clearwater, Florida on a Budget

Clearwater, Florida on a Budget

[ 0 ] November 18, 2017 |

Traveling in style at luxury resorts may appeal to your mind, however this type may not appeal so much to your wallet. You would be surprised at how many wonderful places you can travel, and still have fun, while not breaking the bank. Clearwater, Florida is one of those places. Clearwater offers year-round endless supply […]

Read More

36 Hours Backcountry Camping in Death Valley

36 Hours Backcountry Camping in Death Valley

[ 0 ] April 15, 2017 |

Death Valley – the lowest, driest, and hottest place in the western hemisphere – is quite possibly the most diverse yet intense landscape I’ve ever encountered. Recently, we were able to spend 36 hours backpacking and truck camping in it, and it was one of the best 36-hour periods of my life. Below is the […]

Read More

Ultimate Guide to St. John’s National Park Snorkeling

Ultimate Guide to St. John’s National Park Snorkeling

[ 0 ] March 29, 2017 |

With more than 60% of its land area comprised of a national park, St. John’s allows you to be far away from civilization, while still being right beside it. The snorkeling is pristine and easily accessible from nearly every beach, the hiking is both strenuous and beautiful, and the beaches are flawless. We spent roughly 3.5 […]

Read More

How I Nearly Died in St. Croix

How I Nearly Died in St. Croix

[ 0 ] January 2, 2017 |

    End of December is not the best time to visit St. Croix. Although warm and beautiful, mighty Eurus shows his colors. The locals referred to them as the “Christmas Winds” which caused the waves to become so treacherous that snorkeling was ill-advised. The problem for us was that there wasn’t much else to […]

Read More

Tramper Chronicles | Finding the Perfect Truck Camper

Tramper Chronicles | Finding the Perfect Truck Camper

[ 0 ] November 14, 2016 |

As a rite of passage for transitioning from your 20s and into your 30s, you start re-evaluating your life and planning for your future. This leads most people to settle down, buy houses, invest assets, and plan for a family. If you’re Patrick and me, it leads you toward the decision to turn your Tacoma into a truck […]

Read More

Portland, Maine | The Best ‘Small Town’ Weekend Getaway

Portland, Maine | The Best ‘Small Town’ Weekend Getaway

[ 0 ] October 21, 2016 |

I’ll always remember a specific Christmas before becoming a teenager because of a gift my aunt gave to me. I viciously tore off the wrapping and opened up a cardboard box and inside lied a pen. Yes, it was only a pen, but for some reason I was in awe of how it cool it […]

Read More

40 Hours in Alaska | My First Voyage to the Last Frontier

40 Hours in Alaska | My First Voyage to the Last Frontier

[ 2 ] October 9, 2016 |

My first voyage to the Last Frontier certainly won’t be my last. Alaska makes you appreciate how much our country has to offer. The U.S. is truly an amusement park of terrain filled with an array of deserts, forests, mountains, and glaciers. Alaska is home to some of the most fascinating land I’ve seen in our […]

Read More