Van Life Wannabe

Van Life Wannabe 29 | There I Was…In The Jungle

I made a huge coffee mistake.

Atchalafalaya Welcome Center, Louisiana.

Free coffee if you can wait until 8:30!

Turning on the Mr. Heater Portable Buddy propane heater from bed.
(My vent was open!)

Cozy Sleeping Bag:

Propane Heater:

Dual Fuel Portable Stove:

Stovetop Percolator:


Taking coffee matters into my own hands.

Window van vs. windowless van. The case for windows.

A lot of van life forum posters recommend a windowless van. I completely disagree. But it depends on what type of van life appeals to you.

Enjoy the beauty/scenery
Security/be aware of your surroundings

Windowless –
Urban camping privacy

Jungle Gardens, Avery Island, Louisiana.

Dang, I really want to see an alligator today.

Okay, that’s enough.

Wow, is this place beautiful!

I highly recommend Jungle Gardens.

TABASCO Factory Tour.  Eh.

Off to another beach campground, even though I’m still shell-shocked after my last beach camping experience.

See my last beach camping experience:
Part 1:
Part 2:

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