Roadtripper Profiles

We've updated how we do profiles! Are you looking for your old profile? You can find your old profile here. If you'd like to update your old profile to our new profile setup (and get featured on the home page) create a profile here.



What type of car are you driving?: 
Chevy Camper Van G20
Summarize your trip in a couple of sentences: 

We left Vancouver (Canada) on January 2016, through USA west coast, Mexico, and all the countries in Central America to our destination in Panama on June 2016 in our '83 Chevy Camper Van G20.

Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?: 
DO IT! We just started, but already loving it.
What type of car are you driving?: 
Honda Element 2005
Summarize your trip in a couple of sentences: 

Drive from LA to Patagonia

Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?: 
Do IT
What type of car are you driving?: 
4x4 Diesel Isuzu elf (hopefully)
Summarize your trip in a couple of sentences: 

First, a flight to Columbia from Canada In Feb 2016. We will backpack around Columbia & Ecuador looking for adventure sports and catching up with friends who live there. Eventually (End of March) we will make our way to Panama and purchase a truck, plus out fit it to accomodate an extensive road trip. We will  then venture north, driving through each central american country, Mexico, USA to our homeland - hopefully ending up with a successfully imported diesel truck back in Canada. 

Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?: 
Not yet, hopefully we learn something eventually.
What type of car are you driving?: 
1990 Brazilian VW Kombi
Summarize your trip in a couple of sentences: 

Moved from Brooklyn down to SA and we're living out of our brazilian 1990 VW kombi.

Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?: 
Just do it. Also, kombis are great and the community is awesome down here.
What type of car are you driving?: 
Toyota Tundra 2001
Summarize your trip in a couple of sentences: 

We flew from Berlin, Germany to Los Angeles and bought a car and a camper. We are driving down Baja and taking the ferry to go to the main land. We are planing to go all the way down south. If you want to have a closer look were we are check out www.vagabonding.co

Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?: 
Overcome your fears
What type of car are you driving?: 
Fully self contained 19ft / 2WD / Ford E350 Motorhome. Year of make 2010
Summarize your trip in a couple of sentences: 

Fron California to Patagonia in 7 Months in the relative luxary of a 19 ft Motorhome . We are a couple worked in corporate environment for last 20 years, decided to take a brake from the rat race.

Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?: 
Do it and please keep up the good information flowing to other fellow traveller. We know without it we would have not committed to our trip.
What type of car are you driving?: 
2006 Toyota Tundra with a Four Wheel Camper (FWC)
Summarize your trip in a couple of sentences: 

We quit our jobs and sold everything to drive from D.C. to Ushuaia, Argentina.  Join us as we hike, camp, eat, drink, learn, argue, go-for-broke, and drive through Central and South America.

Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?: 
Living on the road has given us a sense of freedom that we've never experienced before. Start making small decisions and choices towards your goal and suddenly you'll be living it! Seems like yesterday that our trip was a crazy conversation over a bottle of wine...
What type of car are you driving?: 
Toyota hiace 1990 The best of the best!
Summarize your trip in a couple of sentences: 

Well its been over a year now. I start from Squamish, British Colombia in Canada, and I'm now in Chile. I'm solo and been writing a book all along where I could find free and quiet spot to write for few days up to 10 days on the best spot. I never paid a single penny to park and sleep for the entire trip. And most of the time I was away of the tourist track. Just use my intuition or ask locals where I could find a nice spot. It was a wonderful experience, but looking forward to settle for few month on the final goal of my trip. Which is too climb the Pantagonia of Argentina. 

 

Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?: 
Learn Spanish as best and as soon as you can. First because you will get less scam, but mainly because it allow us to connect with locals in a much deeper way then just being a tourist with tones of money that want to only see the big highlight of their country.
What type of car are you driving?: 
F-250 4X4 extended cab with a Palomino S-550 Pop-Up Camper
Summarize your trip in a couple of sentences: 

Leaving 01/02/15 from Houston, TX on a F-250 4x4 extended cab and a Palomino S-550 camper.

Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?: 
DO IT NOW! it's never late to do it, and you think it's so expensive.. well think again! Plan, save and get moving.
What type of car are you driving?: 
Harley Davidson's
Summarize your trip in a couple of sentences: 

We rode Harley Davidson's from the tip of South America (Ushuaia Argentina) back to the USA, and then on to the Arctic Circle (Alaska). We did the South & Central America portion of the trip as a charity fundraiser and raised $500,000 for several charities. The first half of the trip took a little over 2 months from Ushuaia Argentina back to Kansas City. And then last year (2014) we rode on to the Arctic Circle, north of Fairbanks, which took about 2 weeks. www.MilesWithAMission.org

Do you have any advice for others who may be considering driving the Americas?: 
Go for it. It's a trip of a lifetime.