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February 8th, 2016 by MichiganLiving 75 Year Old Man and Family Travels World with An Incredible House Truck

If you are into tiny homes and mobile living, you will surely love this!

John Incredible House Truck

The video below shows John and his very own House Truck. John retired from the construction industry at age 45 to pursue his dream of nomadic lifestyle. Now age 75, he and his family (wife and two kids) still enjoys travelling almost around the globe with his very own tiny house truck.

John House Truck

Outside and Inside John’s Incredible House Truck

John’s house truck have two water tanks, an outdoor shower, solar panels, propane appliances and ample storage.

John is no stranger to building tiny homes, house trucks, expedition vehicles and DIY campers. In fact, he has designed and built twelve mobile alternative dwellings in the last 35 years!

For more of John and his tiny homes and house trucks, visit the following posts.

75 Year Old Man Travels World in Incredible House Truck
75-Year-Old And His Wife Travel The World Over In Their House Truck


36 responses to “75 Year Old Man and Family Travels World with An Incredible House Truck”

  1. I absolutely adore John’s tiny house truck ! Small, but excellent use of space inside and outside for everything one needs.

  2. Anosa says:

    Oh wow now that’s epic, he is still living the dream.

  3. Robin Rue (@massholemommy) says:

    That’s one way to do it. Good for them 🙂

  4. The woodwork inside there looks lovely from the pictures. It always surprises me a little how much can be packed into a small space like that.

  5. Alli says:

    I can’t get enough of these tiny houses. This is a first seeing a tiny house truck. It’s amazing what they can do with such tiny, unique spaces. It would be too closed in for me, but I love the concept and how cute tiny houses are.

  6. Jeanette says:

    I would love to do this! I am all over travel! I think it is one of the best educations a kid can have! I wish I had the guts he did to do this!

  7. Chris Lewis says:

    Awesome home and it is beautiful on the inside too. Love the idea and the ability to really go where you want to go!

  8. That is such a cool truck! I can’t believe how much stuff they are able to fit in that truck! That would definitely be an interesting experience, riding in that thing!

  9. Jaime Nicole says:

    I wonder if he needs or would accept an intern? My husband would gladly switch to that mode of living if he could talk me into doing so – not sure where the kids and pets would go 🙂

  10. Kelly R says:

    I love the House Truck! One day we want to travel all over and are thinking about buying an RV.

  11. Liz Mays says:

    This is really cool. He really did a lot with a small amount of space and it actually looks comfortable.

  12. Becki says:

    How fascinating! And the woodwork looks beautiful!

  13. Chris says:

    Wow! that is really amazing, the advantage of that house truck is you can travel anywhere together your house.

  14. Rachel says:

    That is so cool. I have friends who live in a mobile home and travel the US.

  15. Elizabeth O. says:

    That’s just pure awesome. I’m not into house trucks or mobile homes but it sure is nice to have one and just go whenever! I admire him for doing that.

  16. LyndaS says:

    I love to watch Tiny House Nation and the other shows about tiny homes. His house looks pretty nice. Hard to believe that he is 75 and living tiny like that.

  17. Bree says:

    This is really cool. I am obsessed with the tiny house movement and this feeds into that perfectly.

  18. shalama says:

    That’s kind of cool. It is a way to be able to see the country if you wanted to.

  19. Angela says:

    That is so awesome. How resourceful!

  20. victoria says:

    Such an amazing story. I wish i could see this in live. He is really a cool traveller

  21. Rebecca Swenor says:

    This is a truck house I could live in for sure. It has everything you need and you can travel anywhere you want in this house. Kudos to him and his little house. Well done indeed.

  22. Carmela says:

    This is really incredible, the man is very smart and he is lucky to have that awesome truck house.

  23. crystal says:

    That is so cool. I love when people are living out their dreams!

  24. This is pretty incredible! I would totally do this. That is an awesome house/truck.

  25. Jeanine says:

    Wow that is really cool. My husband has a huge fascination with tiny houses, so this is SO something he would love to do!

  26. Kendra says:

    This is pretty cool! I would love to travel like that with my family, especially after retiring at 45!

  27. Melissa Bernardo says:

    If I show this to my husband he will probably sell the house and buy a truck like this! Very cool. Thank you for sharing!

  28. Ashleigh says:

    That is so interesting! I know that a town close to me was featured on Tiny Homes and it was fun to watch them build it. I’m not one for small spaces so these wouldn’t be for me.

  29. Incredible! it’s actually pretty inside!

  30. This is a fantastic idea. I am not sure if i could live in one but it certainly has everything you would need.

  31. nikki says:

    How cool is this. My family would loves to travel. I love to see it in person

  32. I love the House Truck! The woodwork looks so beautiful.

  33. This is so awesome! People come up with the most ingenious solutions to problems, don’t they? Such an efficient way to live.

  34. michele d says:

    That totally is awesome. I see tiny houses making a huge comeback. I think it’s great and I bet it saves so much money too.

  35. Amy says:

    Wow absolutely amazing, this journey looks exciting! It’s nice to see someone embark in travels!! And that Mobil house is awesome!

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