Kevin Kess

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Pop-top camper van fits in your garage and sleeps a family

A camper and a daily driver in one<p>If there’s one thing the U.S. camper market is missing, it’s a compact camper that fits in your garage, can function as a daily driver, and still sleep a family for short weekend camping trips. We need a modern-day Volkswagen Westphalia or possibly for Volkswagen …

RVs

The Best (Free) Road Trip Apps

My boyfriend (now husband) and I once circled America in our Sprinter van. We learned a lot in that yearlong road trip: how to find ideal urban camping spots (hint: it involves Zillow and tall hedges), how to pee in a bucket in a moving vehicle, and how to make 27 different one-pan stir-fries. But …

A Harvard Doctor Has Made A Definitive List of The Best Workouts. Full Stop.

Dr I-Min Lee has made it simple for you<p>There’s a lot of information out there about exercise - be it how to lose weight, what’s best for anxiety or how to get a rock hard bum. Thankfully, a super clever person from one of the best Universities in the world has broken it down for us in the simplest …

DIY camper van cost just $18K to build

How one couple is living the #VanLife dream<p>It’s a story that’s engrained in #VanLife lore: Dreaming of something different, an outdoorsy couple quits two successful engineering jobs and sells their house—with nearly everything in it. They build their own DIY camper van and embark on a non-stop …

Campervans

Taking a Train Through the Great Smoky Mountains Needs to Be on Your Bucket List

If you've never been to the most visited national park in the U.S., you should make a train trip through the Great Smoky Mountains a priority.<p>The …

This 8-Minute HIIT Tabata Routine Gets You Toned in No Time

SWEAT trainer Kelsey Wells shows us her go-to Tabata routine that gets the job done in just eight minutes.<p>For anyone who’s looking to get fit fast, …

How to Choose a Smart Home Hub

Breaking Down the Smart Hub<p>There are plenty of exciting new smart home products on the market that can transform everyday living and how your run …

Home Automation

This Ridiculously Beautiful Resort Is the Best in Jamaica

And it's reasonably priced, too.<p>Considered one of the top resort hotels in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas, Jamaica’s legendary Rockhouse …

Caribbean

Google Earth Just Launched This Enthralling Virtual Travel Tool

Whether you’d rather dive into shark-filled waters off the coast of Fiji or hover above the frigid Mirny Airport in Siberia, Google Earth’s new …

Google Earth

11 Amazing Trips You Need to Take As Soon As You Retire

You've got all the time in the world and all the world to see. Start planning.<p>No more waiting for your annual vacation and then filling it end-to-end …

National Parks

8 most romantic camping destinations in America

The most romantic camping destinations in the US are all about sharing the love of the outdoors with someone special!<p>As long as your love’s idea of …

Camping

You Can See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

Trains

10 breathtaking Airbnb homes to book if you love the outdoors

If you’re a hardcore nature lover, your ideal day would look like this: waking up to the sound of bird calls on a serene mountain top, a session of …

This Map Reveals the Ultimate Cross-U.S. Train Trip for Under $250

Travel across the U.S. in style.<p>Want to see the sights of the continental United States, but don’t want to pay an arm and a leg to do it? You’re in …

Trains

This 30-Day Fitness Challenge Will Make You Feel Like A Badass

Exercise four times per week, feel amazing, become a total boss.<p>View this post on Facebook

How to Use A National Parks Pass

For the traveler who can’t get enough of our nation’s natural beauty.<p>You could spend a lifetime trying to cover all of America’s remarkable national …

Duffy Foldable Shelter Acts as Camping Trailer

Duffy mobile shelter is foldable for easy transport, and it can be easily customized into a camping trailer by users. Like the flexible design? Let’s …

Furniture

7 Google Flights Tricks That Are Better Than Any Travel Agent

And cheaper, too!<p>Chances are you’re familiar with Google Flights. The travel search engine does everything you assume it would, like locate flights based on your ideal outbound time, inbound time and number of stops. After all, it’s the same technology that powers both KAYAK and Orbitz.<p>The site …

Orton Transit Van

ORTON TRANSIT TRAVEL VAN<p>This Transit Van conversion is not yet complete-- this site will be updated as the build progresses. Grey buttons do not have …

Black Friday 2018: When is Black Friday? | Trusted Reviews

<b>Black Friday Deals 2018: Here’s everything you need to know about the year’s big shopping extravaganza.</b><p>Black Friday has become a bargain hunters …

Grand Velas Gives All-Inclusive the 5-Star Treatment

Before you even reach the lobby of Grand Velas Riviera Maya, you are met by large, striking white walls on either side of a check-in booth. Fronted …

Luxury All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico With Seriously Good Food

All inclusive resorts are a staple of Mexican vacations but, let’s be honest, the food is often not nearly as great as the views. Luckily, more and …

Riviera Maya

People are camping inside these pods in the desert

Tucked into the rocky surrounds of the Californian desert, are these little ‘wagons’ that can be booked for artists, writers, thinkers, hikers and …

Camping

America’s Favorite Cities for Affordable Getaways

The Windy City comes in as number 15 on this year’s list of America’s favorite cities for affordable attractions, thanks largely to its collection of …

15 Amazingly Romantic Mini-Moon Getaways For Newlyweds

Enjoy a little getaway after the big day.<p>Jetting off on your honeymoon the night of your wedding is a romantic notion that has become a bit …

New York State

Base Camp customizable trailer supplies a rugged box of adventure

At first glance, the Base Camp looks quite simple: a 16-gauge steel body atop a steel tube frame with 15-in wheels cushioned by leaf springs. …

Bivak camper turns a pickup truck into a capable expedition vehicle

BundutecUSA is an interesting cross-Atlantic business specializing in truck campers, trailers and other vehicular camping equipment. After …