Category Archives: Our Excellent Adventures

It should be more than drive, sleep, drive, sleep

I know the tendency is to see how far you can go when you’ve got a few free days. But really the miles you cover make up the whole picture so have fun all along the way. Yes, we occasionally … Continue reading

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Thinking small

One of the best things about the *Big Bus like we have is the relative small size. Nose to tail we are just and inch or two longer than a Ford or Toyota and even including our spare on the back we are … Continue reading

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Is it safe to get back on the road

17,000 bridges in the US have not been inspected for over 2 years. That means someone physically goes and looks for cracked steel, missing bolts, deteriorating concrete, etc. Should this alarm you? It does alarm me even though I can … Continue reading

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Uses for the big bus

How many of you just use your camper for camping? I think the lucky among us who don’t have to winterize and can use their vehicle year round end up using it for a multitude of projects. Since mine is … Continue reading

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Avoid Pt. Reyes

I used to line up in the early mornings with friends to dive here. Now I am advising to avoid the area entirely. Hunting Group Continues Killing Deer At Pt. Reyes I don’t know about you, but “shooting the deer in … Continue reading

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Building your own RV

For years we drove various VW Eurovans and on all of them I made modifications to make camping easier. Now we are moving to a slightly larger Sprinter and “building our own” has been made a lot easier. We are … Continue reading

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