Tag Archives: travel

Hamlet, A Tale of the Road Less Traveled

A mid-40s couple restores a tiny canned-ham trailer, leaves their mundane careers, and takes off on a journey across the continent.  Sounds pretty good to me. When it comes to making enough money to get by, the two have a … Continue reading

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Another Look

Here’s another look at an image I posted quite a while ago.  I really like this photo.  These Scottish Travellers give a glimpse of some less-than-stereotypical living waggons (sic).  Very few wanderers could afford the classic Dunton Reading wagon but … Continue reading

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Another Early Camper

Here’s a very early camper vehicle.  Side boxes for storage, slide out drawer for a work surface, kitchen, and table.  Simple framing holds up mosquito netting and closes down with roll-up canvas walls.

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Grow in the Open Air

“Here is the test of wisdom, Wisdom is not finally tested in schools, Wisdom cannot be pass’d from one having it to another not having it, Wisdom is of the soul, is not susceptible of proof, is its own proof, … Continue reading

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How to Build a Vardo

In under ten minutes!  Well, watch it being done anyway.  Here’s a well-edited and excellent overview building a vardo from the ground up.  I don’t know this guy at all but I love the video.  I think it’s Canadian (for … Continue reading

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