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lifestyle:faq_instagram [2017/06/24 14:39]
frater_secessus created
lifestyle:faq_instagram [2018/01/01 09:57] (current)
frater_secessus [Will vandwelling be just like Instagram?]
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 Short answer: ​ No. Short answer: ​ No.
  
-Longer answer: ​ No.  Instagram is full of skilled photographers and photogenic people monetizing their social media. ​ Most of us none of this.  ​+Longer answer: ​ No.  Instagram is full of skilled photographers and photogenic people monetizing their social media. ​ Most of us are none of these things.  ​
  
-There are many challenges in van life that are not pretty enough for Instagram: ​ living in a small space, getting rid of excess stuff, fuel costs, rain, breakdowns, finding camping spots, etc.+There are many challenges in van life that are not pretty enough for Instagram: ​ living in a small space, getting rid of excess stuff, fuel costs, rain, breakdowns, finding camping spots, dumping gray/black tanks, etc.
  
 The rewards of vanlife don't photograph well:  solitude, frugality, mobility, freedom. The rewards of vanlife don't photograph well:  solitude, frugality, mobility, freedom.
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 Yes.  Yes it is. Yes.  Yes it is.
  
 +===== annoyances and challenges =====
  
 +  * set-up and take-down of [rv] camp, especially leveling the camper((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​showthread.php?​tid=26975&​pid=338637#​pid338637))
 +  * being able to turn around [a 30' travel trailer] has been rough in a few spots((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​showthread.php?​tid=26975&​pid=338649#​pid338649))
 +  * fuel costs((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​showthread.php?​tid=26975&​pid=338649#​pid338649))
 +  * Routine activities just take longer -- cooking, bathroom/​hygiene,​ dressing((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​showthread.php?​tid=26975&​pid=339013#​pid339013))
 +  * here's a lot of "​finding"​ -- a place to do laundry, to shower, shop, get cash, to park/sleep, to disperse camp on public land, the good weather, and the best backroads route to get there((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​showthread.php?​tid=26975&​pid=339013#​pid339013))
 +  * downsizing (getting rid of stuff)((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​showthread.php?​tid=26975&​pid=339013#​pid339013))
 +  * The bloody stuff problem. Every time I need something, it's buried. Then I dig to find it.((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​showthread.php?​tid=26975&​pid=342321#​pid342321))
 +  * Search for place to sleep at night can be depressing((http://​www.cheaprvliving.com/​forums/​showthread.php?​tid=26975&​pid=345484#​pid345484))
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