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Truck Campers vs. Camper Vans: Perspectives Outside of North America

Overland

“Which is better; truck campers or camper vans?” This seemingly straightforward question sparked a thought-provoking exchange between YouTuber Joe Russo and Truck Camper Magazine (TCM), each offering their perspective. However, we noted that both responses were undeniably U.S.-centric. While their perspectives are sensible and well contemplated from experience, it leaves out the needs of travelers who are not roaming the well-trod roads of the US or Canada. With our experiences traveling across South...

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Economical Escape: Tips for an Affordable Galapagos Experience

Ecuador

The allure of the Galapagos islands, renowned for their unique flora and fauna, is undeniable and a dream destination for many travelers. Realizing that dream comes with a hefty price tag, particularly for those journeying from outside of Ecuador’s borders. The cost of such a trip can be intimidating. However, fear not! Our smart-spending guide will make your Galapagos adventure both unforgettable and budget conscious. Here are a few tips to maximize your experience without...

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Laguna Route Survival Guide

Bolivia

If you’re overlanding South America, you’ve heard of it: the famed Laguna Route through Eduardo Avaroa National Reserve, tucked in Bolivia’s remote, southwest corner. It’s legendary within the community for good reason: the high altitude, alien landscapes painted with salt flats and lakes, volcanoes, geysers, and desert; the hardy fauna adapted for the extreme climate; and of course, the vehicle-crippling conditions within the park.

If you have yet to be deterred by the tales of...