There was a time when travel meant discovery, adventure and the shock of the new. But the modern travel industry serves to keep people apart as much as it does to bring them together. People may travel more now than they ever have, but they’ve lost touch with the journey.
What would life be like if you were always on vacation? Josh and Jessa Works wanted to break free from their static existence. So they did something that many people just dream: They walked away from it all and created their own adventure. Loading their son Jack into a restored Airstream trailer, they launched into an exploration and rediscovery of America, creating a new kind of home out of wandering.
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