(pics updated Oct 1, 2013)
I wanted to travel but didn't want to spend the money on lodging. A years worth of staying in the shittiest hotels is roughly $20,000. So I brainstormed some ideas and came to conclusion that an RV might be suitable. But then I learned it would get at most 4-6 miles to the gallon of gas. And you can't park it where-ever you want. So I came up with the idea to convert an extended cargo van into a camper / motor home. And here is my progress.