“It all started out with an idea, about 6 months ago, nothing more, just an idea. We tried to put it out of our heads, but it wouldn’t go away and once we were committed, we were committed.”

Val and Tim have a big passion for the great outdoors – from the snow topped mountains in the Alps to the beaches of Northern Spain – and they yearned for a way to help others share their love of Europe’s beautiful landscapes.

The answer was the Nomads Bus – an eco-friendly hostel on wheels that brings together like-minded people on unique trips that they’ll remember forever.

Photographer: Federico Caimei for the Guardian.

The Nomads Bus
The Nomads Bus