19 Jul 2019 | Cherry Cai
Van life is a movement where people are letting go of the trappings of modern life and hitting the road. Vanlife Diaries by Kathleen Morton, Jonny Dustow and Jared Melrose interview and feature a range of people who did exactly that. Through stunning visuals, narrative captions and interviews, Vanlife Diaries celebrates the beauty of the nomadic lifestyle and the vanlifer community. It seeks to inspire and open a window into the ‘why’s and ‘how’s of living and working on the road.We’ve provided sneak peeks into the Vanlife Diaries that show the format of the beautiful book and the kinds of stunning visuals that you can expect. This book is perfect for the modern gypsy who dream of taking their own life on the road, or those who want a different perspective and some inspiration to chase their dreams, and a new kind of work-life balance that can only be achieved in this modern day and age.
The book is divided into sections on reasons for living a van life, we've given you pages from three of these sections.
The Badger Family believes that "Adventure comes when you stretch yourself beyond what you ever though possible, look over to new horizons, and take a little leap of faith." - pp. 26
Kate and Ellen started The Modern Caravan as a business borne out of their love story. Pictured: Kate at her beautifully designed kitchen in a 1994 Airstream Classic. -Kate and Ellen's story is from pp.42-53
One of the major reasons for living the van life is to get closer to nature. Living in a moving vehicle means that it can quite literally take you to places that you wouldn't otherwise go. -For Nature from pp. 74-108