As dawn broke on this year, I was excited for a fresh start. Last year, I dealt with panic attacks and anxiety from taking on too many projects, a breakup that left me heartbroken, and a mini-identity crisis from settling down. But that “greatest worst year of my life” set the stage for a year […]
There always seems to be something bad in the news. If it bleeds, it leads right? Even if it doesn’t bleed, it is still there. And all that bad news seems to dampen the world’s spirit. The economy, climate change, politics, pollution, terrorism, nationalism, poverty, disease – the list of challenges and things to worry about […]
Two years ago I started FLYTE, a charity designed to help students from underserved communities see the world. Since then, we have raised over $100,000 and sent three classes on trips around the world. Here are updates on the organization.
Travel teaches us and changes us in ways we never really realize. And, after a conversation, I realized the one thing I can say I only learned from traveling. Yes, I have learned other life skills but this one thing came solely from my travels.
This site exists to help the world travel better, cheaper and longer. To do that, I need to hear from you! I’ve created a short survey so that you can share your suggestions, criticisms, and any other feedback you have with me. The survey is completely anonymous and will help me improve the blog so that I can better help you get out the door and into your next adventure!
Coming home from a trip around the world can be a real culture shock and sometimes the initial excitement wears away quickly to the reality that you are no longer traveling. It can be a hard transition to deal with. You go from something new every day to the same thing every day. It’s not an […]