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Vans got Soul is Now called Explorer Buddies

Vans got Soul is Now called Explorer Buddies

When we first set up our website, we named it Vans Got Soul. However we realised that a lot of what we plan to share will be more than just vans. We love hiking, road trips, visiting old ruins, mountaineering, the list goes on, the […]

Florences New Craquelure Dashboard Tutorial (with pictures)

Florences New Craquelure Dashboard Tutorial (with pictures)

With Florence looking all pretty, I kept finding myself looking behind me when on a journey for a glimpse, the dashboard in front of me was disappointing in comparison and now completely out of place. The brown plastic faded from its years of sun exposure. […]

FAQ-Can you really fit in that bed?

FAQ-Can you really fit in that bed?

So a FAQ, can you really fit in that bed?! A Talbot express is exactly 6ft wide just above the wheel arches, the body curves out at this point, then back in a bit further up. We designed our bed frame to sit on top […]

Fully transformed Camper Van for only £1000-Budget Breakdown #vanlife

Fully transformed Camper Van for only £1000-Budget Breakdown #vanlife

WHEN THE MORGANS SET OUT ON THEIR VAN CONVERSION, THEY HAD NO IDEA WHAT THEY WERE TAKING ON. WITH NO RELEVANT SKILLS, THEY SET THEMSELVES THE ARDUOUS TASK OF COMPLETELY REFITTING THE INTERIOR OF THEIR 1990 FIAT DUCATO CAMPER VAN, IN JUST 6 WEEKS, WITH AN IMPOSSIBLE BUDGET OF ONLY £1000!

Welcome to Explorer Buddies by Florence and the Morgans

Welcome to Explorer Buddies by Florence and the Morgans

When we set out to rebuild the interior of Florence our Camper Van in just 6 weeks on a ridiculous budget of just £1000, we had no idea how much of an impact the whole experience would have on our lives. We have been overwhelmed […]

What they achieved in just 6 weeks with only £1000 is unbelievable! #VanLife

What they achieved in just 6 weeks with only £1000 is unbelievable! #VanLife

From a dated 80’s factory fit interior, to a beautiful and cosy home from home. Meet Florence and the Morgans When the Morgans set out on their van conversion, they had no idea what they were taking on. With no relevant skills, they set themselves […]

Fully transformed Camper Van for only £1000-Budget Breakdown

Fully transformed Camper Van for only £1000-Budget Breakdown

We hadn’t planned to refit Florence when we started, it was something we wanted to do, one day when we could afford it. But Florence needed welding, it couldn’t wait, she was rotting away and wouldn’t last another season. Due to fire risk we had […]

Weekend Warriors

Weekend Warriors

the world was never on my radar, as I had never spent any time in it Travelling was never on my radar when I was younger, it just didn’t interest me. We never did family holidays as a child, there was never enough money for […]

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