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These Japanese Micro-Kitchens Make Me Want A Tiny Home

Yowza. Take all my square feet.<p>We live in the era of tiny homes and micro-apartments, a global trend that’s only growing in urban areas as we all search for affordable housing. In turn, the American kitchen as we know it is poised for a makeover–from the giant, steel-clad, HGTV-approved wonderlands …

Kitchens

Airstream Nest

Airstream trailers are immediately recognizable thanks to their trademark sleek aluminum exterior, now the brand have officially introduced the Nest, …

RVs

A Better Rooftop Tent That's a Camper, Too

Rooftop tents look really neat on Instagram, but prove disappointing in real-world use. Campers are extremely heavy, yet weak, limiting your capability off-road.<p>Now, a new company in Bozeman, Montana, is combining the best parts of both to make a rooftop-tent-cum-camper that doesn’t suck. Meet Go …

Campers

12 Great Beaches Where You Can Pitch a Tent or Park an RV

Bahia Honda State Park, Florida<p>If you’re heading down to Key West, at mile marker 36.8 you’ll find Bahia Honda Island. The entire island is one of …

RVs

Meet Leentu, the 150-Pound Pop-Up Camper

Move over Sprinter Van, there’s a new adventure-mobile in town. The Leentu pop-up camper will transform your truck into a road trip machine.Photos …

Off-roading

Want to Build Out Your Van in 1 Hour? Try a Conversion Kit | Adventure Sports Network

For those of us without the time, or skill, to build out a van, an outfitter specializing in conversion could be the perfect solution.<p><i>Photos by Erin</i> …

Rove Adventure Trailer Rentals

If you´re an avid outdoorsman and have a passion for exploring, you´ll surely know that high-end car camping gear is very expensive. Rove Rentals is …

Apache Trail: Scenic Drive

Driving the Apache Trail<p>A drive on the Apache Trail is one of the most scenic drives near the Phoenix area. This well-traveled road affords visitors …

Hiking

Sometimes the best plan is to not have one…

<i>Update 4/26/16:</i> Justin here, thought I would provide a brief update on why this project has ended up relatively quiet two years on. We made an …

Graduate School

Trump turning US into 'world champion of extreme inequality', UN envoy warns

Special rapporteur Philip Alston, fresh from fact-finding tour, issues devastating critique of US society and condemns ‘private wealth and public squalor’<p>The United Nations monitor on poverty and human rights has issued a devastating report on the condition of America, accusing Donald Trump and the …

Human Rights

There’s no such thing as “minor design changes”

Sharing a quick story I found on Intercom’s blog about how there’s no such thing as a small change in a product.At some point Intercom’s team decided …

UX Design

Recon NV200 Camper

Jules Verne | Westfalia Mobil GmbH

Wheelbase<p>3.200 mm<p>Length<p>5.140 mm<p>Width<p>1.929 mm<p>Height<p>1.990 mm<p>Freshwater<p>50 l and 19 l Toilette<p>Wastewater<p>36 l<p>Gas bottle capacity<p>2,75 kg<p>Battery<p>100 …

‘AirbRV’: Rent Someone’s Camper, Earn Money with Yours

Why leave your RV, van, or pull-behind in the driveway? Somebody probably wants to rent your camper, and you want some extra cash. Enter the Airbnb …

5 sweet camper vans you can buy right now

RVs that make motorhomes cool again<p>Whether you’re looking to run away to the beach or would rather stake out a secluded campsite high in the hills, there are plenty of trailers and even tiny homes to help you go off-grid.<p>Love campers, vans, and RVs?<p>Compare notes with other adventurers in our …

RVs

10 gifts camping enthusiasts have probably never seen before

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>Camping is by nature a reductive experience; you leave behind most of the trappings of daily life — from the flatscreen TV to the …

Outdoors Gear

Best Car Camping Gear for Any Season

Van life is all the rage these days. The concept is nothing new, of course, but the latest wave of modern car camping gadgetry certainly is. Here is …

Outdoors Gear

Hitch-Mountable: ‘Rooftop’ Tents, Down To Earth

Coming soon, the Hitch n’ Pitch moves the rooftop tent off the roof and onto a trailer hitch.<b>Rooftop tents are a burgeoning trend in camping</b>. But …

RVs

Camper vans for rent: 11 companies that let you try van life on for size

It’s camping, made easy<p>If you’ve been itchin’ to try out #VanLife but don’t want to spend big bucks buying a van of your own, you might consider renting one. A new group of companies rent ready-to-camp, converted vans with everything you need to get outside, explore, and sleep.<p>Predominantly located …

Expedition Portal Classifieds: Hemi XV-JP – Expedition Portal

Solar-powered wooden trailer is like a tiny home for your campsite

The classic teardrop trailer gets a makeover<p>If you’re looking to camp with the whole family but don’t want to shell out serious cash for the largest luxury RV, consider a simpler solution like this wooden trailer from Homegrown Trailers.<p>We first reported on Homegrown Trailers back in 2016 when they …

Camping

Off-grid camping just got so much better with these solar-powered teardrop trailers

Explorers could venture way off the grid thanks to a new collaboration between teardrop trailer maker Vistabule and solar power company Sunflare. …

Off-grid

Shoal Tent

Even if you've camped out under the stars hundreds of times, chances are you haven't taken your tent out onto the water overnight. The Shoal Tent …

Mattresses

The Best Camper Van Rentals in North America

We know, you know: Camper vans are everywhere these days. You could argue that two-door campers are the new Subaru Outback, representing an …

Spearfish Canyon, Black Hills National Forest, South Dakota

Location<br>Spearfish Canyon in the northern Black Hills of western South Dakota is located just off of I-90 and close to the town of Spearfish. The U.S. …

Save big on this affordable camping gear for the modern outdoorsmen

Spring is finally here, and now is a great time to score some deals on camping essentials in preparation for the warmer weather. Before you head into …

Outdoors Gear

Tigermoth Camper Trailer - Made for Camping & Adventure

Overview<p>Meet the Tigermoth Camp<p>Lightweight and rugged, Tigermoth is towable by almost all four-cylinder engines. Tigermoth has sleeping room for two …

Taxonomy

Getaway, A Service That Rents Tiny Houses In the Woods to Make Camping More Comfortable

Getaway is a venture-backed company developed in coordination with the Millennial Housing Lab and Harvard Innovation Lab, that brings the concept of …

Self-sufficiency

Wayfarer kit turns Ram cargo van into customizable camper van

Wayfarer Vans' camper kit turns Promaster into pro camper, complete with flooring and insulated wall panels. When the camping trip or season is over, …

5 of the Best Beaches to Camp in the USA

Beaches and camping go hand-in-hand, especially in the summertime. Enjoy a night under the stars and days filled with sun, sand, and surf.<p>Camping is one of America's favorite pastimes. So is sunbathing along gorgeous coastlines. Combine the two and what do you get? An amazing time. Here are our …

Hiking