Hey there! My name is Bert, and I live in beautiful Southern California and travel almost full-time in my self-built Ford Transit 250 van named Ernie. Like most van lifers, I got tired of the 9-5 lifestyle and decided to hit the road to see what the country had to offer. I’ve traveled mostly up and down the west coast from Canada to Baja and had wonderful adventures along the way while meeting some of the most amazing people on the road. I’m using SoCalVanLife.com to document my adventures and help fellow van lifers and travelers find the best adventures in Southern California and throughout our spectacular nation.
The Antelope Valley is a wild desert oasis with fascinating wildlife, ancient artifacts, landscape, and aerospace history. It is the location where Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier and where
What are the Top 5 best beaches in SoCal for anyone traveling in their van or RV to learn to surf? Answer: There are many amazing beaches in Southern California,