Last week, our boat was broken into while in storage 'on the hard'. We're currently nearly a 1000 miles away from the boat, traveling by van and staying with family in the St. Louis area. As we were settling in for the evening to watch a cop show (ironically), we got a … [Read more...] about INTRUDER ALERT – Important Tip Learned For Reaching 911 When You’re Not Local
The past couple of months have kept us super busy - between getting the boat in storage to get to my mom in Florida for her surgery, then a hurricane evacuation... then deciding to just transition back to RV life for several months since the boat was already hauled. We … [Read more...] about Transitioning to Van RV Life from Boat Life: 7 knots to 70 mph
As technomads - our mobile electrical systems are the lifeblood of our various nomadic homes. After all - we need to keep all this technology powered up somehow. And while stock RV and boat electrical systems are often perfectly useable (if somewhat limited) - whenever we … [Read more...] about Tour of our Boat’s Electrical System – Solar, Lithium & Inverters!
Probably one of the most frequent questions we've gotten over the years is just how do we afford our lifestyle of constant million dollar views by RV and boat? We've gotten this question pretty much from the time we hit the road back in 2006. Assumptions range from … [Read more...] about How Do We Afford Full Time Travel by RV and Boat?
Back in May, we serendipitously purchased a camper van - a 2016 Winnebago Travato 59K we've named Coopernicus. Quick recap: We wanted a van to replace our Mini Cooper, which we had towed behind our 1961 vintage bus conversion since 2011 - and now used to hopscotch between … [Read more...] about First Impressions of our 2016 Winnebago Travato 59G Camper Van
For those who have been following along here for a while - you might remember that we launched our first app State Lines way back on May 17th, 2010. Wow - it'll be 10 years next year! This was back in the day of the iPhone 3GS and iOS 3.0! It is amazing how much mobile … [Read more...] about Nearly Ten Years in the App Store – An Update on the Technomadia App Collection