In a recent post of mine, I wrote about the benefits of solo travel. Why solo travel is nothing less than liberating After speaking with many fellow travelers, they have expressed both the ups and downs of solo travel and one of those downs included feelings of loneliness on the road. I've researched and tried … Continue reading How to meet people while traveling
Throughout my travels, I’ve had the opportunity to travel with others and I had the opportunity to travel alone. I found my solo trips to be quite liberating in more ways than one. Many people are afraid to travel alone, but I am here to tell you how it can be good for the soul. … Continue reading Why solo travel is nothing less than liberating
“Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you traveled.” – Mohammed I have that piece of paper that proves I have a degree. But I couldn’t tell you that I remember half the things I learned in college. I read about history, I studied different cultures, I wrote endless papers … Continue reading 5 reasons travel is the best education you will ever receive
I began my solo travels back in November of 2015, after a year of debating back and forth of whether I could actually do this, alone. But no matter how many people I spoke to, I felt there was a desire to travel but unwillingness to leave certain comfort zones. The endless restlessness of wanderlust … Continue reading If I waited for someone to come with me, I wasn’t going to go anywhere.”
This topic comes up in discussion quite often for me, when I explain that I moved to Europe and started my travels with nothing more than a carry on suitcase. “What did you do with all your things?” people ask me. I sold them. I threw them away. I got rid of all my … Continue reading Why I chose a life of experiences over things
. I have been living in Madrid for the past year, and it has now become my second home. If you choose to you move to another country be prepared to have an open mind and adapt to the culture, you may learn a thing or two about yourself along the way. Here are some … Continue reading 5 things I learned about life, while living in Spain
I may get some critics for this post. But I’m going to post it anyway. I never have or never will believe in the concept “The American Dream.” The American dream is redefined by people over the years but here are the common definitions of the American Dream: -a life of personal happiness and material … Continue reading Why I don’t believe in the American Dream.
The cost of flights often holds people back from traveling. And sometimes, it takes quite a bit of research to find a good deal. When I worked for my design company in NYC, I was in charge of booking travel for our team of designers. This included both international and domestic travel. I have used … Continue reading How to find ridiculously cheap flights.
I often get asked the same question, time and time again. When I tell people that I spent a year traveling to 20 different countries.... family, friends from back home, and even strangers look at me with wide eyes for they are curious to know – “How do you afford to travel?” The truth is, … Continue reading Travel isn’t expensive, it’s your idea of travel that is.