Travel inspiration comes in all shapes and forms. With the advance of technology, many RVers are using social media to share their epic road trip adventures, RV remodel projects, tips for living on the road and dozens of other RV related topics across Instagram, Facebook, and their personal travel blogs. After diving into the depths of the internet, we’ve discovered five amazing female RVers who are undeniably inspiring road life culture and paving the way for the modern RVer. In honor of all the women out there exploring, here’s a list of who you need to be following!
Alexandrea | And They Travel
RV: ProMaster Camper Van
RVing Since: 2017
Follow Along: @andtheytravel
The Details: This adventurous woman is on the road with her partner David and together, they share detailed travel tips and guides as they explore North America in their van. They are on a tour to explore all the United States National Parks and are on number 26 out of 61. If you’ve ever thought about taking your Class B to Alaska, follow Alexandrea for unbelievable views and tips to making your way to this uncharted territory.
Kait | We’re the Russos
RVs: Class A Newmar Bay Star 2903, Hymer Aktiv 2.0
RVing Since: September 2015
Follow Along: We’re the Russos
The Details: Kait and her husband Joe decided to quit their jobs, got rid of most of their possessions and hit the open road in 2015. If you’re looking for first hand information on living out of a Class A and B (Kait has done both) this blog is for you. The site is full of road recipes, travel guides, tips and tricks, suggestions on RV accessories, camping reviews and bonus Vlog . It’s really a one stop shop for any and everything you could possible be looking for pertaining to RV travel. The couple is currently test driving Storyteller Overland’s Sprinter 4×4 while looking for their next home on wheels. Check out their Instagram to stay up to date on their search.
Marlene | Ali Mish
RVs: 10 years in a 2007 Airstream | 2019 – Present in a self-built Sprinter 4×4
RVing Since: 2008
Follow Along: @mali.mish
The Details: In 2008 Marlene set out with her husband and 9-month old daughter to explore the United States in their newly purchased Airstream. Over the last 11 years their family has grown three to five, they’ve traveled across the US twice, spent a summer in Alaska, made their way through Canada and into Mexico and just this year set out for their biggest adventure yet – a European tour. They are currently in Croatia, after having made their way across Belgium, Montenegro, Albania, Turkey, Greece, Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia, Poland, Lithuania, Estonia, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany and Austria with no signs of slowing down, this is the ultimate RVing family! Follow their epic journey for updates on where to next.
Lindsay | Follow Your Detour
RVs: 2005 Forest River Rockwood Fifth Wheel | Present: Winnebago Navion
RVing Since: April 2017
Follow along: Follow Your Detour
After a series of unexpected and life-altering events, Lindsay and her husband Dan agreed the challenges they were facing were merely ‘detours’ and decided to switch life gears. They purchased a motorhome to travel the U.S with no end date in mind. Their blog offers great resources on how to finance your own detour, the ins and outs of being a full-time RVer, travel destinations, guides, tips and tricks on RVing fulltime and so much more.
RV: Toyota Bandit
Traveling Since: August 2013
Follow Along: @joie_de_vieve
The Details: Originally from Florida but born with a burning desire to travel, Genevieve decided to quit her marketing job and take to the road. She made a six month plan that outlined her way to freedom. It included details on working to save, extensive RV research, remodeling, selling everything and driving off into the sunset (with her fluffy companion, Sailor). By meeting other inspiring folks over years of travel, Genevieve created Lady Adventures, a lifestyle brand for women who are passionate about exploring nature and taking road trips. Her site is ideal for those looking for detailed information on how to make money while living on the road.
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