You may have heard that the nomadic life is simple. You may also have heard that it is easy. The truth is that the nomadic life, at least for boondockers in vans or RVs, is simple, but it is definitely not easy.Read more
Which battery booster, portable solar panel, and air compressor should you buy for your travel adventures? We talk about this and more in this podcast episode.
This episode is slightly different from most in that I skipped the normal content topic in favor of three Nomad News stories and a bunch of great listener questions. I hope you enjoy the podcast.Read more
Do you have enough solar power on your van or RV now that we are coming into the winter season? In this episode we will consider why you might need more solar or a generator.
The shorter days of winter with the sun lower in the horizon mean your solar electric system will not be performing as well as it did during the summer months. This is the time of year when you may start noticing less available power each day.Read more
You’ve probably heard that the nomadic lifestyle is cheaper than living traditionally in a “sticks and bricks” residence. Is this true – or is it just hype?Read more
Are nomads homeless, or are we within our rights to instead call ourselves happily, voluntarily houseless?
The answer to this question likely depends on who you ask. Despite most nomads considering themselves to be houseless – but not homeless, the government often has a different perspective.Read more
Extreme weather and natural disasters are of concern to everyone, but especially to nomads. The reason for this is that nomads tend to live closer to the land or nature and are inherently more vulnerable to extreme weather events.Read more
The nomadic lifestyle can be a pretty incredible experience for many people, but nearly everything is different from living traditionally – which can create stress. How do you minimize that stress so that you can enjoy life as a nomad? We’ll talk about my top 10 tips for nomads and more in this episode!Read more
Is your van or RV too old for full-timing? How old is too old for a van or RV?
This is a question that I am asked frequently. It is a good question too since vans, RVs, and truck/trailer combinations are expensive.
Older vehicles are usually cheaper to purchase, but at what point does a rig become too old? I share my thoughts about this important topic in this episode.Read more
What are the best fall foliage destinations? How do you go about planning for a long road trip? I talk about these questions and more in this inaugural episode of my new podcast, The Robert Witham Show.