Comfort in exchange for experience: the couple from Florida sold everything and went traveling on the vanPictolic
The young couple claim to have achieved his dream when he sold the house and moved into a van converted into a school bus. 32-year-old Gianna and Jake Backowski (Gianna and Jake Bachowski) left a promising job in real estate and hotel business, to transform life into an exciting journey. They romp through the USA with two small children and surprise followers on Instagram new discoveries in different States. Find out why the family decided to abandon the stability and comfort in favor of adventure, from our material.Couple from Sarasota, Florida, was eager to discover the world, when in one of the communities in social networks I read about families living in vans. They soon bought an old bus and started converting it into a motorhome. At the end of 2018, Gianna, Jake and their four-year-old daughter, Luna went into an endless journey, sold the house, cars and all the other things. In July 2020, the couple had baby Capri.
The family maintains a blog on Instagram and inspire subscribers to make the dream. On page Buckovski signed 52 000 users.
Jake and Gianna met in 2013, and married in 2016. They claim that I chose the perfect lifestyle, because now they can spend time much more productively. The decision to abandon the stable operation and comfort in favor of adventure and travel, in their opinion, was the best choice.
Parents-travelers believe that the experience that their children receive during travel, much more useful and better than the mountains of toys at home.
After Backowski left Florida, they visited Tennessee, Arkansas, Colorado, Utah and California. First, Jake and Gianna lived on the money that remained from the sale of real estate. And in June of last year they started to earn by providing online advice and tips about life in constant travel.
In 2019, Gianna became pregnant with a second child. Before the birth of the baby, the couple decided to return to Florida. In connection with the completion of the family they decided to buy a bigger van. Bus rates were steep, so the family bought an old school bus at a cost of 4 $ 800 (about 360 000). Americans have parked it in the yard friends and started to transform it into a cozy home on wheels.
Almost all the transformations on the bus Jake and Gianna did with his hands. Now the van has a bed, shower, toilet, stove, oven, heating and solar panels. Until the end of summer, the caravan was ready.
Wife Backowski your endless journey has inspired thousands of followers on Instagram. People ask them all sorts of questions about the peculiarities of life on the road — from the Parking lot to sex.
When girls grow up, the parents are planning to buy a plot of land and lead a sedentary life. But to travel in the van they did not intend. And Jake and Gianna dream to open a farm, where they will take on the night by other travellers.
The couple will try to my daughter has seen as many different cultures, and got acquainted with foreign languages and other religions. They want the girls learned how to respect other people and kindly attitude to all others. And though some believe that the family Baczkowski lives in isolation from society, the husband and wife say they have many friends and associates among such as "burgandinov".
During the quarantine, the British also turned an ordinary beads in a cozy home. The updated car bought a lottery company and now spends his rally.