I love to travel. Who doesn’t, right? I love it so much that I want to make it my job and a huge part of my everyday life. And what’s more, I want to help and inspire others to seek meaningful travel experiences. But what is travel anyway?
I think that foremost it is a state of being. It is a place I reach where I’m my best, where I am truly alive and ready to experience the extraordinary. It is like falling in love with a place and with life itself. When I travel, everything is new – and so am I. I feel new because I can look at my life from a different perspective and I can reflect on what I appreciate and what I don’t appreciate. And I can see what I want to change. Beyond that, traveling has provided me with the most exciting experiences of my life.
What a gift travel is. And it is something that everyone can do.
I discovered travel when I was 18. My boyfriend at the time invited me to Italy during the summer before college. I felt like the luckiest girl in the world. (Continue reading…)