While this book is for solo travelers in a van, it easily translates into a useful manual for couples in tents or other such camping facilities using the tips for kits delineated in this book.
Author: Vernelle J. Judy
Tripping on a Shoestring is a practical how-to written with humor and verve to encourage the single wanna-be adventurer to step out of their box and go tripping. Ms. Judy clearly illustrates her points with photos, checklists, additional web resources and step-by-step instructions on how to set up camp and explore the surrounding countryside on a limited budget. "With little more than what you currently own" she says, "you can gear-up a minivan or similar vehicle for delightful, soul-restoring getaways. You'll be charmed and encouraged by the gem-gathering stories--drawn from her personal "Memory Treasure Chest"--that describe some of her own enchanted forays into the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Whether still working or retired and looking for adventure Vernelle Judy's practical guidelines will help the beginning adventurer get set up and ready to go Tripping On a Shoestring. Her resounding message to the reader is to go out and make some memories. "Don't hesitate another minute" Judy urges, "you can't get it back. So grab each minute and wring the joy out of it." You only get to do this day once, this is the time to "get out of jail free" and see what the world has to offer. While this book is for solo travelers in a van, it easily translates into a useful manual for couples in tents or other such camping facilities using the tips for kits delineated in this book. It is primarily a tool to get you out and enjoying your surroundings in a safe, economical and comfortable way. Let's GO EXPLORE!