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We all have those moments of wanderlust — especially when summer comes around — but very few of us get to act on it. Just when we think a life on the road is a total pipe dream, though, we meet Emily Harteau.
The former Project Runway contestant has been traveling with her husband, Adam, and daughter, Colette, since October 2012. They had a one-year plan to drive from California to Tierra del Fuego in South America in their tricked-out Volkswagen Westfalia Camper, but five months in, decided to turn it into an extended journey.
Now, Harteau is giving us an exclusive look at the latest pics from her journey and the best travel tips she's learned on the road. From the Teva shoes she never leaves her van without to the essentials she stows away when backpacking, read on for an exclusive peek into this on-the-fringe life.