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Vanagon Cost of Ownership

What does it cost to keep a Volkswagen Vanagon running?

Finding Scenic Routes For Your Next Road Trip [updated]

Road Trips aren’t about getting from point A to B the fastest.

Vanagon Fuel Tank + Reseal Kit Research

JUST LOGGING MY RESEARCH HERE FOR ANYONE WHO MAY BE DOING A SIMILAR PROJECT.



2015 Family Camping Gift Guide

Here are some ideas for the camping/outdoorsy people on your Christmas list.

Keeping Cool in the Vanagon

Replacing the stock sliding window with the older jalousie windows is highly recommended if you want to stay cool while sleeping in the Vanagon.



Vanagon + Sewfine Upholstery Project

As with most Vanagon-related projects, the upholstery project didn’t go entirely according to plan but as usual we came away grateful for the Vanagon community and more confident in our ability to take care of our family’s freedom vessel.



Buying a Vanagon

If you’re new to Volkswagen campers or are just starting to look for one, here is how we decided on a budget and which year, model and type best matched our family’s needs.



WE GO TOGETHER

We love our Vanagon and our Xtracycle and it got us thinking just how much they have in common as methods of transportation.



TRACKING ROAD TRIP FUEL COSTS

The Road Trip iPhone app makes it easy to track your mileage, expenses and other road trip data.