Daily Mail: Family of nine travels America in converted bus

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Meet the Lawsons, a family of nine who packed up their entire lives in order to travel across the United States in a self-converted bus, the Daily Mail reported.

Michelle and Steve Lawson, from Fort Lauderdale, Fla. love traveling with their seven children: Caleb, 16, Jacob, 13, Joshua 10, Matthew, six, Liam, aged five, Charlotte aged two and and nine-month-old Owen.

They decided to buy a school bus for $14,000 and spend $17,000 and six months converting it into their home before hitting the road on their first trip.

“‘We love to travel with our kids, and since we home school and own our own photography business, it was usually very doable for us,” said Steve.

The full story and lots of pictures can be found at dailymail.co.uk.

Greg Gerber

Greg Gerber

A journalist who has covered the recreation vehicle industry since January 2000, Greg Gerber founded RV Daily Report on April Fool's Day in 2009. He also serves as the editor of the publication and website. As an Eagle Scout, he has enjoyed camping for decades and has visited every state except Hawaii. A DODO -- Dad of Daughters Only -- to three young women, he has two grandchildren as well. He currently splits his time between Wisconsin, Texas and Arizona. Greg can be reached at editor@rvdailyreport.com.

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