The open road, scenic routes, and the freedom to travel wherever the heart desires — van life has steadily become the emblem of a nomadic lifestyle for many. Yet, for all its freedom, living in a van has its challenges, one of the most significant being personal hygiene. How does one maintain cleanliness when living on wheels? The solution is surprisingly straightforward: portable showers.
When I was in California at Christmastime, a friend and I spent an afternoon visiting a few locations in Pasadena when you can see the Rose Parade floats in the process of being built. That was really fun and totally recommended! At one location, they also had booths set up where you could buy overpriced Rose Parade and Rose Bowl swag, and that’s where I saw this Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Van!