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Campervan bathroom (part 1) Shower tray made of stainless steel
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Campervan bathroom (part 1) Shower tray made of stainless steel

When we chose our vehicle, it was pretty clear that to be autarkic we need a small bathroom or a wetroom in our campervan. Part 1 – our shower tray made of stainless steel! One of the ...
Installing lashing tracks to our Camper
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Installing lashing tracks to our Camper

To expand storage and save room inside of the vehicle, we want to fasten equipment e.g. sand ladders and canisters on the outside. The required brackets are called lashing tracks which we ...
Installing new LED-working headlights after removing rust
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Installing new LED-working headlights after removing rust

We just wanted to maintain our working headlights because they were randomly screwed and glued to the roof. After removing the silicone we found a big, rusty hole! We had to find a solution ...
Our conversion plan of procedure – step by step
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Our conversion plan of procedure – step by step

We planned our layout and now we have to realize the build – but in what order? Here is our step-by-step plan. We have the vehicle and we have the windows - what’s next? Roughly speaking, ...
Applying for a US B-2 Visa
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Applying for a US B-2 Visa

Before traveling to the land of opportunity, quite some formalities have to be taken care of. We are applying for a US-Visa - because not matter for how long or what purpose, to travel to ...
Installing Dometic Seitz S4 windows, Midi Heki roof window & Fan Tastic Vent 2250
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Installing Dometic Seitz S4 windows, Midi Heki roof window & Fan Tastic Vent 2250

But we did not quite dare to drill and cut holes in our Sprinter all by ourselves. When it comes to the conversion of the Sprinter, Jan is the expert. He already spent countless hours ...
Traveling to the United States – ESTA or Visa
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Traveling to the United States – ESTA or Visa

If you’re a non-US citizen and want to travel to the United States, you have to apply for some sort of travel authorization before arrival; but the final decision of entry is still made by ...
Conversion plan and starting condition of our Sprinter
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Conversion plan and starting condition of our Sprinter

May we introduce – our travel companion, our new home, our Sprinter! At first sight, it is just a used cargo van, but to us it is the base for our overland camper. Let us show you the layout ...
Vehicle registration and insurance
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Vehicle registration and insurance

You know Murphy’s Law “Everything that can go wrong will go wrong” – at a short notice we had to manage quite some difficulties. Maybe you read about our first obstacle with the insurance ...
Passport for frequent travellers
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Passport for frequent travellers

One of the most important documents that will accompany us and document our travels – getting our new passports! Another thing on our to-do-list was to have our pictures taken, not the ...
Our amateur tips on how to buy a used car
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Our amateur tips on how to buy a used car

…that worked well for us while buying our Sprinter. This is the result of our research about what to pay attention to when you want to buy a used car, but you are literally a ...
We got our Sprinter!!
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We got our Sprinter!!

After one year of planning, thinking and dreaming this one day pretty much changed our lives and paved the road to our future. We spontaneously drove to Bavaria to look at a Sprinter, and ...
Thoughts about possible vehicles
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Thoughts about possible vehicles

Thinking about making this trip on the Pan-American Highway and finally deciding to really go ahead and do it, took us quite some time. But as soon as the decision was made we had to ask ...
Why „Overlandys“?
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Why „Overlandys“?

We wanted to give our project a name and a logo! It should imply what we are doing, how we are doing it and where this is going to take us. Overlandys goes back to the word overlander – ...
The world’s longest road – traveling the Pan-American Highway from Alaska to Tierra del Fuego
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The world’s longest road – traveling the Pan-American Highway from Alaska to Tierra del Fuego

The ultimate road trip-adventure, the trip of trips, the most diverse route of the world – we want to travel this dream road, the Pan-American Highway! The Pan-American Highway is so much ...
Who are we and what are we doing here?
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Who are we and what are we doing here?

We are Ines & Jan and we want to live a “different” life, that’s why we choose to live in a van and travel the Pan-American Highway, from the northernmost point of North America to the ...