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The Icefields Parkway in Alberta is known as one of the top road trips in Canada!

Van life has become a cool new trend for people seeking adventure and freedom, but the truth about living in a van may surprise you!

Known for its Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, Prince Edward County is slowly but surely solidifying itself as one of the best wine regions in Canada

If you’re wondering how to be more eco friendly in your home, here are our best eco-tips that will help you live a more environmentally healthy life. 

About Us

We are   Oksana & Max,
An ordinary couple with an extraordinary lifestyle!

We are inspired by the world, fueled by curiosity, a sense of adventure, and a desire to make a positive impact on the destinations and communities we visit.

In 2015, we quit our jobs, sold our possessions and left the 9-5 life behind to embark on the biggest adventure of our lives. We’ve been traveling full time since!

Today, we split our time between Australia, our tiny home on wheels in Canada,  and our favourite holiday destination –  Costa Rica!

Van Life

In 2020, when international travel came to a halt, we bought a used cargo van and converted it into a luxury tiny home on wheels suitable for full-time van life!

Today, our 70 sq ft Sprinter van, Benji, is our home and our gateway to exploring our own backyard…near and far!

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Meet Benjamin Green, or Benji for short, our 170 WB 2008 Dodge Sprinter. It’s time to open our doors and invite you in for a little tour.

2020 may have been a crazy year for all! But despite all the challenges, for us, it was a year full of adventures.

After 3 months of building Benji, the van, we managed to squeeze in 3 months road tripping across Canada: from Ontario to British Columbia.

We’ve put together a video highlighting all the destinations we visited on that epic trip! When it comes to living the dream of van life – THIS IS IT! 

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Top 50 Sustainable Destinations

We have scoured the world to compile our list of the Most Sustainable Destinations in the World. 

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Our Hotel

Drift Away Eco Lodge

In 2018, we took our passion for sustainable travel to another level! We purchased an old hotel in Costa Rica and renovated it into a beautiful eco-lodge! 

The lodge, located in Playa Avellanas in Guanacaste province offers guests simple luxuries while following many of our own sustainable practices. 


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