On to the next

It was our last day in Orlando – We said goodbye to some of the new friends we made in the past couple weeks and now we’re finally headed south. It feels like we’ve been hanging around in Central Florida for a while now, almost too long, but we were able to see and do some...

Sears to the rescue

So since we’ve had a bit of a quiet day we wanted to write a post about our experience with Sears as we’ve been really impressed with them on a number of occasions. On two previous trips to the USA (before the firebus), we had a much more problematic car which always seemed to...

Vansanity

So, sometimes living in a van can make you do some wacky things. Like purchase mini bananas, for example. Though, when you try eating said bananas, you find they’re still not even the slightest bit ripe (even though it’s the third day you’ve tried one and they’ve...

The road to the Big ...

Well the first day on the road was a little bit of a blur – we did head off late (only at about 12:30 pm) but after being delayed by 2 days past than our original start date we were just ready to get on the road!  We started off by hitting traffic, which makes you even more determined...

Finally on the road!

Happy to report that we finally made it on the road.  We figured taking a two week test run would be the best way to make sure that our Firebus can make the trip and it will also allow us to work out any kinks in terms of packing ect. Getting ready for this trip has been a lot more work then...