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Van Life Guide for Beginners: Traveling Around the United States in a Campervan

The best way to see North America is on a road trip. Whether you’re planning a road trip and plan to rent a campervan or RV or you’re considering becoming a full-time van lifer, we have you covered. We’ve put together a full guide covering do’s and don’ts, great tips, and expert recommendations for traveling around the United States by road.

Here’s what you can find in this Guide:

1. Best Campervan Rentals

  • Minivans
  • Campervans

2. Tips for Campervan Travel 

  • Plan Out Your Route
  • Be Prepared On the Road
  • Must-Have Travel Apps
  • Campervan/Minivan Maintenance
  • Campfires
  • Cooking
  • Campervanning = Minimalism so Pack Smart

3. Budget Travel Tips to Save Money on Your Campervan Trip

4. Campervan Travel Guide – Road Trips To Consider

5. Best Campsites or RV Parks to Visit in the US

6. Van Life Tips – Best Places to…?

  • Take Selfies
  • Go Stargazing
  • Watch the Sunsets

Campervan driving along a road in Yosemite National Park

Best Campervan Rentals

Fridge vs. no fridge – lots of space vs. not so much space – proper campervan vs. minivan … decisions decisions decisions.

Renting a car or campervan for the first time can be pretty daunting, and with so many options out there, it can be hard to decide on what’s the best van is for you. Read on for top tips and expert advice on how to find the right vehicle for you.