"Quit your job and hit the road", good advice for those of us who suffer from wanderlust. I wrote a blog on how to do it by converting a minivan into a rolling home.
It's the most popular thing I've ever written.
Most of my posts (I've written over 400) are read by a couple of hundred friends. The one I wrote three years ago on how I turned our Toyota Sienna into a camper has gotten over 60,000 hits. It's at,
I often get questions from readers and am happy to respond. I started hearing from Dave and Meg Ronsman six months ago. They were in the process of converting a Honda Odyssey. Since then they quit their Wisconsin jobs and are on a four-month tour of the West. As we're on the road ourselves, we were able to catch up with them in Berkeley, California.i
The Ronsmans are a delightful couple excited by their new adventurous life. Their rig looks great, a lot like ours.
After touring the Golden State they're heading to Canada. You can follow them at www.ronsman.blogspot.com. Their blog has tips on road warrior necessities and cheap camping (see: www.freecamping.net).
The road is waiting and used vans are cheap. When you're ready for the gypsy life let us know.
Dave, Meg and I will be happy to help.