vagabond

  1. DoctorZ

    The Night I Brought Home A Homeless Stranger....

    The Night I Brought Home A Homeless Stranger (A Squat The Planet Exclusive Adventure!) I had just started my Sunday night shift as a city bus driver in St. Paul, MN. It was a cold January night in the New Year 2020 with some snow flurries falling. The night was a little busier than usual...
  2. almondmilkboy

    Photos The Green Anarchists take on a bomb cyclone.

    So me and @Des and flowerbomb (the writer) and another traveling buddy took on a bomb cyclone as we rode through northern Cali/ Southern Oregon, we woke up to rain that eventually turned into light snow and then we read on the radar while we we’re on seperate pig’s w/ wings that there will be -3...
  3. cool ancom cat

    A Small Introduction

    Dear People of StP, Howdy! My name's Aidan, and I'm new in town. On a more serious note, it really is a pleasure to be a part of the forum. I was looking around for stuff about squatting, and I happened to stumble upon this website. The resources section led me to r/vagabond as well...
  4. BirdDaddy

    Agreement reached on possession of Bus!!!!

    After a long couple of months, the ex-girlfriend has finally decided to let me keep Finch. Finch being the first bus we purchased together and converted into a home. It’s named after my best friend Cody John Finch Kandler who originally inspired me to live the lifestyle of a vagabond . Finch...
  5. Matt Derrick

    News & Blogs The hobo inspiring a new generation of restless spirits

    After leaving his small town as a teen, 'Huck' hit the road to hitchhike, hop trains and live by his own rules. Now he’s helping other vagabonds navigate a society they see no future in. You don’t choose your name as a hobo. You earn it. Steven Boutwell gained his while working with another...
  6. Matt Derrick

    News & Blogs Hitchhiking across Russia

    saw this post on reddit's /r/vagabond today and thought it might be worth reposting here for anyone that was interested: Hitchhiking across Russia (self.vagabond) submitted 23 hours ago by lonelyhoncho I’m about to go on a gap year and am thinking about hitchhiking across the whole of Russia...
  7. shea

    This reckless spirit of mine

    I want to dive head first into the volcano that is my fucked up head. Im on the 2 months work 2 months play life style. I think im addicted to it. Part of me wants to be a contributing, decent member of society, but eventually greed takes control. My desire for freedom consumes me. I can blame...
  8. trickdaley

    Video Good Morning Vietnam - A Journey Out of Thailand (WITH PRICES)

    Hello my beloved Squatters, Here is a fun video detailing my journey out of Thailand after living there illegally and being forced to pay a huge fine. I've included prices of everything I purchased in the native currency. Let me know what you think ! If you dig the video, give it a thumbs up!
  9. MormonWanders

    Finally got a Van!

    About a week ago I bought a 1985 Chevy G20 Tahoe on Craigslist for about 1600. It's got 113k on the odometer, but the engine and tranny only has 15k, not in the best condition otherwise, but I bought something that needs work so I can gain the mechanical experience. Things I need to fix are...
  10. RileyOwl

    Info about me, and I'm looking for some fellow Vagabonds!

    Hey StP community! I'm Riley, and I'm super excited to be posting this cause it means I'm about to start my travels again. I'm leaving home and going on an "endless" adventure, to not have a plan is the plan, and I'm generally starting around the Olympic Peninsula and working my way down...
  11. warlo

    r/vagabond Admins censoring at their own will

    I imagine that some people who check this place also check www.reddit.com/r/vagabond. I have been around there for a while, didn't had a user until a few days ago. I thought it was a good place to comment every now and then so I created one. I had read that people complained a lot about the...
  12. loathsomeginger

    How to be a "hobby hobo" without being an oogle?

    I've read a lot of comments lately about what a true hobo/vagabond is or isn't on StP and r/vagabond lately, which I completely understand. However, with that said, I think there's a way for people who hop freights, hitchhike, etc. to coexist in a way that respects one another. Personally, when...
  13. Tude

    News & Blogs Photos Video The Vagabonds - Henry Ford, Thomas Edison and more

    Just saw an excerpt on TV about this - thought it was interesting - so I went searching... Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, Harvey Firestone and John Burroughs (naturalist and activist for conservation movement) and other notables of the era had Summer traveling/camping trips from 1915 to 1924...