Spring in Florida is a lot like summer in other places and so the gear we’ll be bringing will be a LOT different than what we hauled with us on our last road trip. We’ve also learned a good bit about our travel habits and needs since then and will be bringing less stuff. Goodbye, kitchen sink! If you’re heading out on the road … Read More Van Life: Spring Road Trip Packing Guide
The Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor is a 12 mile linear park along the Oregon Coast. Just north of the California border and along Route 101, it is easily one of the most beautiful places we’ve ever been to and one of the highlights of our cross country road trip. Oh, and guess what, it’s completely free. Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor … Read More The Oregon Coast
We sometimes get questions about the kinds of photography equipment we use to create our images. We also briefly touched on this topic in the Adventure Photography class that we recently taught at the REI in Asheville. As a result we decided to create a post that we can point people to! The following is all about equipment in an effort to answer the … Read More Photography Gear: What Camera, Lenses and Accessories Do We Use?
The Best Things of 2017 We’re taking a minute to look back over the things that happened to us in 2017. Most of it was great, some of it was awesome and some of it was pretty awful. Luckily the positive outweighs the negative and for that we are grateful! Below, our year in review. Tiny House Dreams Become Reality! Right before we left … Read More Our Year in Review
One of the reasons we love to travel is because we get to see street art! Sometimes we’ve heard of a particular piece because we’ve seen it on Instagram and actually make an effort to seek it out. But a lot of times we “find” a mural just by walking around and exploring. Listed below are our top picks for Best Street Art Cities. … Read More Best Street Art Cities
A couple months ago we had the chance to teach a class at the REI in Asheville with two of our friends, Kim Wishcamper and Elissa Ribant. The topic? How to Take Better Adventure Photos. We spent a majority of the session in a classroom setting and the last 20 minutes or so outside putting our teachings into practice. It was a great opportunity to … Read More How to Take Better Adventure Photos
Our post on Phoenix, Arizona just went live on the blog dapperQ! In this post we outline our favorite things to see, do and eat in Phoenix, Arizona! For example, riding Segways in the desert. Have you been to Phoenix? We will definitely be returning. What should we do next time we’re in town?! Like this? Come check out our other dapperQ pieces! 48 … Read More Phoenix!
Are you ready for a road trip?! So you’ve decided you want to go cross country, eh? Maybe you even took our Road Trip Quiz! Well we’ve assembled some tips for road tripping in the United States. Our hope is that you can learn from our mistake and maximize your fun. 10 Tips for Travel Success 1. Figure out how far you want to drive … Read More Tips for Road Tripping in the United States
Located on San Juan Island off the Washington Coast is a place called Aurora Farms. We recently went there to field scout for Hipcamp and had a blast! There’s a yurt on the property, a succulent garden, an Airstream, a house with a living roof and even a farm store. Scroll down to see what we saw! You know how we love yurts … … Read More Aurora Farms on San Juan Island
There is so much to see, do and eat in Seattle! This is by no means a comprehensive list, we’ve only just scratched the surface of all the fun experiences a person can have in this city. Below is a snapshot of what our time exploring Seattle. Best things to do in Seattle! Pike Place Market Pike Place Market It’s more than just the … Read More Exploring Seattle!