Author Archives: Maren Wittmann

Ole Böhrensen: A joiner’s journey.

A man and a dog posing between wooden boards and machines in a workshop

Ole is a passionate joiner and maintains the traditions of his trade – including his time travelling as a journeyman. He also travels to his own section of forest in his Sprinter to search for the perfect wood.

Ole is a passionate joiner and maintains the traditions of his trade – including his time travelling as a journeyman. He also travels to his own section of forest in his Sprinter to search for the perfect wood.

Home is where your van is parked.

Ein roter Mercedes-Benz 613 D steht am Strand unter Palmen

The travel bug made a Dutch couple emigrate to Sweden in the first place and then caused them not to settle down there permanently either.

The travel bug made a Dutch couple emigrate to Sweden in the first place and then caused them not to settle down there permanently either.

The successful van emission-free for the first time: Welcome, eSprinter!

A blue Mercedes-Benz Sprinter drives on a road lined with trees

After the eVito, the eSprinter is the next Mercedes-Benz van with battery electric drive. Various adaptation options make it a real alternative for urban use.

After the eVito, the eSprinter is the next Mercedes-Benz van with battery electric drive. Various adaptation options make it a real alternative for urban use.

Winter camping – even without a parking heater.

A black Mercedes-Benz van drives through a snowy valley

The feeling of sunshine on your skin, the smell of sunscreen and the sound of waves in the background: memories that burst like a soap bubble the moment you look out the window. Outside, the world is a dismal scene shrouded beneath a cold grey-white veil. The last summer trip in the van feels like it was an eternity ago. That is why we have put together a few tips for camping in the cold for those eager for adventure before the warmer weather comes. Don’t let the lack of a parking heater keep you from your next van adventure!

The feeling of sunshine on your skin, the smell of sunscreen and the sound of waves in the background: memories that burst like a soap bubble the moment you look out the window. Outside, the world is a dismal scene shrouded beneath a cold grey-white veil. The last summer trip in the van feels like it was an eternity ago. That is why we have put together a few tips for camping in the cold for those eager for adventure before the warmer weather comes. Don’t let the lack of a parking heater keep you from your next van adventure!

A journey into the unknown: travelling through the North American winter with the Sprinter.

A white Mercedes-Benz Sprinter parked in the snowy landscape

The filmmaker and photographer, Hayden Griffith, set out on a voyage of discovery through North America’s snowy landscapes with a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter from VanCraft.

The filmmaker and photographer, Hayden Griffith, set out on a voyage of discovery through North America’s snowy landscapes with a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter from VanCraft.

The basics of starting your own business.

Three young men are standing in front of a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

Being successful as a founder? MYVAN asked innovative company founders for information and has assembled the best tips for you.

Being successful as a founder? MYVAN asked innovative company founders for information and has assembled the best tips for you.

Anton Gerner: Exquisite designer furniture from Melbourne.

A man with his arms crossed in front of him leans against a white Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

Vehicles, a beautifully presented meal and architectural details: the master joiner and furniture designer, Anton Gerner, often draws his inspiration from everyday life. He transports his creations around Melbourne in his Sprinter.

Vehicles, a beautifully presented meal and architectural details: the master joiner and furniture designer, Anton Gerner, often draws his inspiration from everyday life. He transports his creations around Melbourne in his Sprinter.

Marzipan, macaroons, meringue: visiting the traditional Confiserie Namur.

A Sprinter with a refrigerated body is parking in front of the Confiserie Namur in the City of Luxembourg

For 155 years now, the Confiserie Namur has been enticing Luxembourgers to indulge their sweet tooth. Then and now, the secret of the company’s success – today managed by sixth-generation family members – lies in its skilful craftsmanship.

For 155 years now, the Confiserie Namur has been enticing Luxembourgers to indulge their sweet tooth. Then and now, the secret of the company’s success – today managed by sixth-generation family members – lies in its skilful craftsmanship.

On your bike – vanlife with Sprinter, racing and mountain bikes.

A Mercedes-Benz Sprinter standing in a parking space in Australia

The Australians Britt and Nathan are former cycling professionals. That's why there's room for two racing bikes and two mountain bikes in their newly converted Sprinter.

The Australians Britt and Nathan are former cycling professionals. That’s why there’s room for two racing bikes and two mountain bikes in their newly converted Sprinter.

A Michelin star chef with his own character.

A man leans against a wall in a restaurant

Dominik Käppeler’s restaurant “Showroom” is one of the top addresses in Munich’s gastronomy scene. Yet the Michelin star chef’s recipe for success includes more ingredients than just great cuisine.

Dominik Käppeler’s restaurant “Showroom” is one of the top addresses in Munich’s gastronomy scene. Yet the Michelin star chef’s recipe for success includes more ingredients than just great cuisine.