Interviews + Features
Video Interview – Couple Spends 5 Years Living in a Van
Youtube documentarist Dylan Magaster interviews us about our fifth year on the road.
Learn about how we Fund our Life on the Road.
Business Insider “Couple has been Road Tripping Across the US for 3 Years”
Business Insider shares the chronological story of our three years on the road.
A travel collective interviews us about life in a bus.
When The Road Is Home “Peach Harvest”
A photo journalistic project about “Roadsteaders,” featuring our gig picking peaches
Tiny House, Tiny Footprint “Roll with Rachel and James in a VW Bus”
We talk about Sharing 80 square feet of Living Space
Native Eyewear “Natives Know: Idle Theory Bus: Everywhere USA”
Our friends at Native Eyewear ask us what it’s like to be a Road Native
Street Patina – ELLE EST PAS BELLE
An article on a Pairs based VW Blog. In french for those of you who can understand.
The Outdoor Gear company ranked our account third.
Naples Daily News “Astronauts of the Wild”
A Sunday print feature in our hometown paper.
She-Explores.com “Women on the Road: Rachel”
Our favorite women’s travel website asks Rachel her perspective of vanlife.
In good company, we guess.
Look for us at number 11. 😉
Snap Wire “Instagram Nomads”
This photography community features our backstory and Instagram account.
House of Bean “The Off-Grid Nomads”
Interview with a British DIY + handmade blog.
Bus Junkies “Sunshine: The Idle Theory Bus”
A website for VW enthusiasts features our adventure-mobile, Sunshine.
We are adventure.us “Look at this Bus”
A blog dedicated to exploration and travel reviews our blog.
Rebel on a Rainbow “Idle Theory Bus: James & Rachel”
This Australian network of artists and makers shoots us some questions.
The Adventure Handbook “Idle Theory Bus“
A film exploration and honest first person narrative about moving onto the road
Cycked!.org “Finding Your Pace”
An article by Rachel about finding a flow during our 500 mile hike on the Oregon PCT.
Wolf Tree Magazine “The Oldest Things We Still Remember”
A short essay about our journey through Utah’s dusty Cottonwood Road.
The Outbound Collective “Home, Home on the Road”
An article detailing our life on the North American Road.
She Explores “Living in the Elements”
An article with photos and illustrations about the inclement nature of living outside.
The Outbound Collective “Green Creek Backpack”
We guide you through a three day backpacking trip to this gorgeous High Sierra Lake.
Camp Trend “Modoc Forest Spotlight”
In this short story, we find a camp spot just in the nick of time.
The Outbound Collective “Soak in the Sierras”
This travel guide takes you to beautiful, thermal Travertine Hot Springs.
The Outbound Collective “Drive into a Rainbow”
A mile by mile travel guide of Death Valley’s best backroad, Titus Canyon.