Backpacks and Road Maps Blog
Before planning your trip, be sure to check out our helpful USA travel tips, a detailed guide on what to see and do all across the United States.
Look no further for your ultimate South Dakota travel guide. Western South Dakota has so much to offer and we’ve put together all the best things to see and do while you’re there. From the eclectic Wall Drug to national parks and monuments—this area has something everyone will love!
Find all the best things to do in Chicago with our Top 6 list. The Windy City has so much to offer and this list will help guide your way. Video guide included!
In the middle of the New Mexico high desert sits 27 giant radio telescopes aimed at the stars. Black holes? Pulsars? Quasars? Aliens? They research them all here.
Only have a limited amount of time to explore cliff dwellings? This is the ultimate guide on how to spend a day in Bandelier National Monument.
Tiffany and John stop at Robert Is Here. It’s a fruit stand in south Florida. Thankfully, Robert WAS there and tropical fruits were in abundance.
We swam with some manatees, saw some monkeys running wild, and John nearly sank a kayak. Nothing unusual here.
Our Great Aunt Ann is a wonderful woman, a fantastic host, and a much-loved family member.
Santa Fe, New Mexico has a ton of great things to offer. Here are our Top 7 Things To Do in Santa Fe.
We moved into our van one month ago. Here are some of the most important things we’ve learned.
Imagine the trippiest dream you’ve ever had. What would happen if it came to life? It would be Meow Wolf’s House of Eternal Return in Santa Fe.
The Shed in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is one of the best restaurants in town. Check out our visit to The Shed right here.
This is the Ultimate Guide to visiting the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park in Winter.
Visiting Dinosaur National Monument is a must if you’re ever in eastern Utah or western Colorado.
USA Road Trip: Here is our plan for the van
Updated October, 2019! We’ve done all the research so you don’t have to. Here are our top picks for essential travel gear for van life, car camping, or an extended road trip. We use all of these items EVERYDAY, so we know they stack up! #roadtrip #carcamping #vanlife #travel #travelgear #outdoorgear #camping #campinggear #vanlifegear
We are moving into a van to hit the road full-time. Check out our latest YouTube video to see more.
Tiffany and I are moving. Into a van. Here is how and why we decided to uproot our lives and hit the road.