After buying a 2011 Volkswagen Routan to take us to the Arctic Ocean in Canada’s far north and the Pacific Ocean in Canada’s far west, it was time to construct! We designed a completely new mattress platform, construct window coverings and a curtain to make sure privateness whereas on the highway – all with very restricted software choice! This minivan camper construct would additionally work in Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler City and Nation autos, as every automobile has the identical physique and body. Additionally it is constructed with {couples} in thoughts – though ensure you like one another sufficient first! We’ve got come to know that the construct is surprisingly spacious and versatile.

The thrilling half about that is that it marks the start of our journey! The construct itself was easy, price efficient, and is detachable for our automobile to be transformed again to a commuter minivan briefly order. For those who worth having the ability to convert a minivan low-cost and straightforward, we extremely suggest choosing up two planks of maple 3/4″ plywood from Dwelling Depot and giving this a go!

In our subsequent video, we’re planning on doing a little bit of a minivan tour to share every part we’re planning on taking with us, and displaying simply how a lot room we’re going to have left! Contemplating we left to journey for a yr with 35L backpacks, we’re assured that the automobile can have loads of room for actions!


We’re a few full-time journey dreamers who determined to pack up our lives in quest of what makes us joyful: tradition, meals, and journey! Since beginning to journey collectively a number of years in the past, we all the time dream of the following journey. We all the time search for the wonder in every place we go to, and are enthusiastic about documenting the wonderful, spontaneous adventures that occur alongside the best way. We want to mix our ardour for journey and for filmmaking, to be able to share our experiences, the scrumptious meals that we eat, the gorgeous cultures that we discover, and the pleasant folks we meet alongside the best way.

Because the decision to the pandemic attracts nearer, so too does our plans of restarting our travels. Subscribe for extra journey to return!


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