blog: Episode 4: Mexico!
- brought to you by Vueltamerica
¡Bienvenidos a México! Welcome to the land of street tacos, white-sand beaches, and joyful festivals marching through colorful little towns. After a few days in San Diego with friends and family, we crossed south to Tijuana, and headed down the famous Baja California Peninsula, where hot desert and pacific paradise meet. After miles of hot desert, we turned the bend to find this small pristine beach, Playa Santispac, and dipped our toes in crystal clear water.
After two full years of saving and planning, the day had finally come, October 9th, 2017, our take off date. We installed the Skycamp just 5 days prior, before really having a chance to test it out, but we didn’t want to wait any longer. We had vacated the apartment, left our jobs, and said our goodbyes. We started living off our savings and the clock started ticking. We scheduled visits with friends and family along the way, stopping at Nashville, Huntsville, Kansas City, Denver, camping in National Parks in Utah, then more family/friend visits in LA and San Diego. Read More
A traveler we met once told us: “Your journey started when you started preparing for it.” Now we would like to take a step back and talk a bit about how to prepare for a trip across the continent. The planning stage was such a big portion of our experience, as it spanned 3 years leading up to the departure date. Read More
This post is the first in a blog series showing #ikampercrew members on an adventure with the Skycamp. Enjoy! Meet: Vueltamerica, a couple who left their jobs in Ohio, got in their Toyota4Runner and iKamper Skycamp, and are currently driving down to the end of the world, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina. ‘vuelta’ in Spanish Read More