Posts tagged "road"

Meet the Road-trippers: Arizona Innovation Roadtrip

When people think of "startups," many minds travel straight to Silicon Valley—either the city itself, or the equally amazing TV show. But as access to tech education and capital spreads, the barrier to entry for startups across the country has been lowered, and as a result, there's been explosive growth in areas that aren't San Francisco, CA. One such area? Arizona, a state whose commitment to entrepreneurship and innovation has attracted tons of new startups,...

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Moments from the Road, by the Roadtrip Nation Crew

Today we're rolling out another webisode special from Beyond the Dream, our upcoming documentary about three young adult immigrants—who have only temporary protection from deportation—as they navigate the uncertainty of their twenties…and of their legal status. The newest mini-episode is about a very important—and very messy—part of the Dream Team's daily life on the road: dumping the RV's sewage tanks. To show solidarity, we asked the crew here at Roadtrip Nation to share some of their greatest, weirdest, or...

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Living the Dream: Working From Anywhere in a Vanagon Named Boscha

Two years ago, Emily and Corey set out from New England in their 1987 Vanagon named Boscha to roam the country and live a more simple life while working from the road. First inspired by a man in a van they met on a trip to South America, their idea was to merge the adventure of nomadic life with a traditional job--just one that could be done from anywhere. There...

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Jad Abumrad’s Roadmap

People will tell you to choose a path and stick to it—stay on course—look for a secure career container and hold onto it like it's a life preserver and you're on the Titanic. But they're ignoring the reality of how the world works—and the reality of how you can navigate it in a unique, personal way and thrive like never before. Jad Abumrad, co-host and producer of Radiolab, is a perfect example...

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Roadie Blog: Updates from the Road

Hello World!   This is Roadie Jenny (or J-Dog as my fellow Roadies call me). I'll be keeping you in the loop from the road for the 2014 Roadie Fall Tour! We're ecstatic to embark on this journey and can't wait to bring you along with us. But first...   Let us take a selfie!   Monday night we head out (not too far from home) to sunny San Diego,...

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Throwback Thursday: Snapshots from the 2006 Roadtrip

Happy Throwback Thursday! This week for #TBT we've selected some snazzy snapshots from our 2006 Roadtrip. Do you want a chance to drive the Green RV this summer? The keys could be yours...but the application deadline is approaching quickly, so don't delay:

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Roadie Tour: Week 1 Recap!

Roadie Emmercelle here, giving you a Roadie tour week 1 recap! I'll be blogging from the road, and keeping you updated on all things Fall Tour!   On Friday afternoon we finally hit the road!   <!-more Read More →->   We got kind of a late start, but we made it out to Kingman, Arizona. At our first stop on the way there, Conner had his first EVER taste of...

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Hannah Here, Saying “Hey!”

Hey blogosphere! My name is Hannah and I’m the new social media intern here at Roadtrip Nation. As a bit of an introduction, I'd like to tell you all about the things that make me tick. Firstly, I love to dance, and have been groovin' since the age of five. Additionally, I'm a big fan of travel. This summer I spent my time wandering around Asia, and as a junior...

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Our Roadtrippers finished their Roadtrip!

Our Roadtripper completed their Roadtrip last week, their last stop was San Francisco! Here is a look at the past seven weeks on the Road! Thank you to everyone who made this possible!  

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Our Social Media Director Hitches a Ride to SXSW with KrochetKids!

  When you wake up in the morning and it’s still dark out, and you’ve got a bag of family-sized pretzels and an iPod with hours’ worth of music, you know it means you’re about to go on a really long Roadtrip adventure! Well, it does for me! Today, I hitched a ride to South by Southwest with the wonderful Krochet Kids Int., a fellow non-profit based out of Costa...

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