This Traveling Cat Lives The Life You Wish You Could

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Want to know what it feels like to drop life and travel to all of America’s National Parks? Now you don’t have to, because Vladimir the cat has done it for you, and chronicled his adventures for his Insta followers!

Meet #VladimirKitten: part adventure cat who thinks he's a dog, part straight up 😈 #Caturday

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His parents, Cees Cornelieus and Madison Elizabeth took 10 months in 2016 to travel to all of the National Parks as a way to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. Thousands of followers have joined the journey, via the picturesque posts on Instagram showing Vladimir enjoying each leg of the trip.

The couple has a family website, Our Vie, and said that Vladimir is a special soul who redefines the term adventure cat. Vladimir loves the great outdoors and delights in traveling with his family, which now includes a baby son the couple welcomed earlier this year.

The Rio brings out the chill in all of us 👌🏼 happy #Caturday

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The trek included biking, hiking and kayaking, all in their adorable red RV. Vladimir was fearless as he conquered glaciers and mountain peaks, often on his parents’ shoulders so he could be right in the mix. They were able to visit all 59 of the nation’s parks, and though they are now living a more ‘normal’ life, they love living life on the go so much they’ve decided to continue hitting the road!

Rainbow suit and rainbow kitty pouch for ultimate skiing powers… I think our year is off to a good start 🤘🏼

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