Category: Lessons learned

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I want to see every country in the world!

I have never been one to travel in a rush or travel just to tick off a box next to… read more I want to see every country in the world!

Posted in Lessons learned what truly matters

Safety tips for the Solo Woman Traveler

According to Phocuswire.com solo travel has grown in popularity and it now makes up about 18% of global bookings. What… read more Safety tips for the Solo Woman Traveler

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My two years around the world- how I prepared

HOW DID I PREPARE TO LEAVE EVERYTHING AND GO ON A TRIP AROUND THE WORLD?  HOW MUCH DID IT COST… read more My two years around the world- how I prepared

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Back from two years around the world, now what?!

I can’t believe it has already been three months since I came back to LA.  I found myself almost out… read more Back from two years around the world, now what?!

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Lessons from two years around the world

So much has happened in two years of travel that it is hard to give one good summary.  Here is… read more Lessons from two years around the world

Posted in Coming home Departure Lessons learned

The freedom of not having much

Having just emptied out my apartment¬†to get it ready for the ceiling removal, laying sick on my inflatable mattress, staring… read more The freedom of not having much

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Taking that first step

This part really resonated with me (from nomadicmatt.com), or rather reminded me of how it all got started for me:… read more Taking that first step

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Travel is not all Fun and Games

As I travel I like to post photos and a few words about my experiences. It warms my heart to… read more Travel is not all Fun and Games

Posted in China Lessons learned

Learning Kung Fu

KUNG FU & ZEN, two words that I never thought could go together but now I believe they should never be… read more Learning Kung Fu

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Travel fatigue…? me?!!!

It finally kicks in!¬†after 13 months on the road… travel fatigue! I was just stepping out of the hotel for… read more Travel fatigue…? me?!!!