Everything You’re Curious To Know

Joshua Smith | Updated March 2024

Author and Van Life Enthusiast

This is the ultimate guide on Travel Beans for 2024.

Over the last 2 years, I have watched almost 15 hours of YouTube videos created by Travel Beans. They have truly inspired me!

If you’re curious about:

👉 How Travel Beans afforded their van

👉 How they make their money today (including YouTube income stats)

👉 Where they have traveled to

👉 What issues and controversies they have handled

👉 How you can live van life within the next 90 days

Then you’ve definitely come to the right website.

Before we begin, a quick intro from the Van Life Freedom author…

The Van Life Freedom Author

Hello there fellow van life enthusiast. I’m Joshua.

I’ve discovered the ultimate business model for remote workers.

With this business model, I’m able to:

👉 Own my own van completely debt-free

👉 Survive for several days without wifi

👉 Create semi-passive income online

👉 Run my business from any parking lot

But hey, let’s talk about that later. Back to Travel Beans…

Travel Beans FAQs (March 2024)

Van Name

Their van doesn’t have a name, while their previous van was called Frank (the one that caught fire) and the one before was Virgil.


Alex Collis (age 33)

Emma Cox (age 34)

Both have been together for years and make for the perfect couple!

The Van

Travel Beans has a 1997 Dodge Wide Body Coach House Camper Van

They have VW Transporter that lives in the UK that their family uses while they’re away.


They have upgraded their van with more

Affording It

They have never had any rich parents or handouts. Like many tra

Making Money

As travel vloggers, Travel Beans makes approximately $7,300/month which is enough to sustain their wanderlust!

Their income sources include:

👉 Affiliate links to their camera equipment

👉 Brand sponsorships and shoutouts

👉 Patreon and GoFundMe subscribers

👉 Travel ads that play during their videos

This brings their net worth to approximately $440,000 US dollars.


Their best collab was with Raya and Louis!


They are currently located in Michigan, USA.

Past Travels

While they have traveled through most of the world, their vanlife adventures have predomianntly been in the United States.

Big Moments

Their biggest (and scariest) moment is their new campervan catching fire:

Future Plans

Where to next? Pregnancy? Kids? Who knows, but they’re definitely living in the moment.

Key Lessons

What can we learn from this beautiful couple?

👉 You can rise from adversity

👉 Find the right van for your needs

👉 …and a partner that supports you

And most importantly – life is too short!


I have really enjoyed their travel vlogs, even before they shifted towards van life. I can’t wait until the day when they’re crossing countries in a 4×4!

Working Remotely With Van Life

Hey! 😃 It’s Joshua again from Van Life Freedom.

Clearly I’ve been hugely inspired by Travel Beans and their story.

It’s clear that they’re living the dream because they have online income.

Earlier I mentioned my excitement towards a specific business model

It’s an exciting opportunity that allows you to:

🔥 Work from your van from anywhere in the world

🔥 Share your passion and enthusiasm with others

🔥 Start your own business or simply work remotely

🔥 Create a schedule that represents more freedom

Curious to discover more? Attend the free training right now! 🤩