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SCORE!!! We've ditched the #MinnieWinnie in San Francisco and picked up a brand new #Ford #Excursion 2017. This thing had zero miles on it I kid you not, it's like an SUV from the future. Great rig, well done Ford Motor Company! #notsponsored

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Guess where!?! That's Mount Shasta in northern California. We've just spent 2 days hauling south in the #MinnieWinnie. We're using this rental as a moving truck* to shift all of our stuff into deep south west USA on the hunt for our next adventure rig! #minnielife * PS This worked our to be a super economic way to move our things and have free accommodation each night on the long drive. Stick that in your pipe and smoke it #UHAUL

OK HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT….but first, look at this …

OK HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT....but first, look at this picture. This is the most full the Kombi has ever been with luggage! It's all our stuff taken out of all the storage boxes. Not an inch of space! THIS IS ACTUALLY THE LAST TIME WE WILL SEE Co'Pito, we're moving all of our stuff to another vehicle! Why did we hitch one last ride in this awesome Kombi? Because we've just heard that our next adventure rig awaits and we've got 2,000 miles to cover to go and see it! Stay tuned, the next few days are going to be a thrill. #kombilife 2.0

We’re excited to see accessory dwelling units …

We're excited to see accessory dwelling units (a.k.a. carriage, laneway, and coach houses) being legalized in cities across North America. They're larger than a tiny house, but in many cases smaller than a standard home. Check out our latest video to learn more about the advantages and challenges of these little gems with Bryn from Lanefab Design / Build. https://youtu.be/ssZ9fd-n5xE

► Van Life Guide

► Van Life Guide: https://kombilife.com/van-life-book/ After 5 years living in a van we put together this guide for you so that we can share everything we know about living the Van Life, Off-Grid and On The Move. This book is here to act as the ultimate guide to enable you to live a happy and healthy life based out of a vehicle, regardless of whether you’re a weekend warrior looking for short adventures in an RV or wanting to upgrade your lifestyle and pursue full-time van life. We've included everything from finding and customizing your rig, to how you can live a fulfilled and sustainable life out of a vehicle. The information within these pages will answer everything you have been deliberating about van life, and more importantly it will also answer the questions that you didn’t yet know that you needed to ask! We did this to save you money, so you can learn from our experiences, avoid costly mistakes, and to help you make the best decisions for your own adventures. ✘ STAGE ONE – Preparing For Life On The Road Takes you through everything you need to know about preparing yourself and your vehicle for living a comfortable life out of a vehicle. ✘ STAGE TWO – Living On The Road From where to sleep, to how to keep clean and healthy, this section is all about the fun part, life on the road! ✘ STAGE THREE – Lasting and Making Your Nomadic Life Sustainable In Stage Three we share with you how you can mitigate the biggest challenges you’ll face and how you can make this lifestyle perpetually sustainable through a wide range of nomadic jobs. ► Look Inside This Van Life Guide Book: https://kombilife.com/van-life-book/

Our T-Shirt printer just told us they’re giving us …

Our T-Shirt printer just told us they're giving us 20% off for 2 days on all VW and Kombi Life gear so we thought we'd pass it on to you. https://kombilife.com/clothing/ Code: 20082017 Lots more designs and colors available.

A little shout out to Grant

A little shout out to Grant! Those of you who will be lucky enough to meet him on his world travels are in for a treat. Not everyone could show the kind of openness that he has shown towards embracing the adventure, and not everyone could sleep 3 adults in a queen size bed in the back of an old Kombi for a thousand miles. I wasn't sure who the next owner of the Kombi would be, but when I met him, I knew that Grant was the right person! Take care of CoPito and good luck on your travels mate, we're stoked that we could play such a big part in it! Ben, Leah, Alaska P.S: Follow Grant and CoPito here: https://www.instagram.com/foreverchasingthesun_com/

Such perfect light here in Kombi Life, the sun …

Such perfect light here in Kombi Life, the sun fills our little tent trailer studio from morning until evening everyday. We can't believe how much stuff we had crammed away inside the Kombi's many storage holes; we've pretty much filled this huge tent trailer. Better not get too used to all this space and head room :) K9 Adventure Time #KombiLife

From Vancouver Island Grant begins the next stage …

From Vancouver Island Grant begins the next stage of his adventure, he is hitting the open road alone. He said he "feels like a kid at Christmas!" You'll begin to notice subtle changes on the Kombi, see that DIY Solar Shower.... Expect a "How to Build a Rack Mounted DYI Off Grid Solar shower) video with Grant coming to a YouTube channel near you soon. Subscribe for more awesomeness (it's free) https://www.youtube.com/user/Kombilife?sub_confirmation=1?&ab_channel=KombiLife #KombiLife

We walked a very long way on a hot summer day...

We walked a very long way on a hot summer day with all our camera gear to meet up with Julian and chat about van life in Vancouver, and it was totally worth it!! His van is almost identical to ours except that his has a pop top and we were curious to see what it would be like to stand up in "our" van. Conclusion: it's pretty great. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TJVQsPxV_Zo

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