The American road trip is far from dead. It might just look a little different than it did before.
Eschewing gas-guzzling RVs but still looking for road trips that don’t involve roadside motels, travelers both young and old are reviving the camper van, new-and-improved for the digital era as #vanlife. The Foster Huntington-inspired vancation movement has spawned tens of thousands of social media posts, so many that insurance company Budget Direct looked at them all to see which destinations were the most popular for van lifers. Below you’ll find their favorites, as well as some of our suggestions for road trips to take when you’re there.