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Things You Learn from Travel

43 Things Travel Teaches You (From the Random to the Life-Changing)

I recently wrapped up a long trip around the world in which I visited 43 countries in a single year. It was easily the most incredible year in my life, and no amount of words can convey the experiences you have while traveling that far (though I’ve try to do it through pictures in my […]

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Fishermen posing on Lake Inle, Myanmar

I Visited 43 Countries In A Year: Here’s My Favorite Photo From Each

From September, 2016 to September, 2017, I spent a crazy but amazing year traveling to 43 countries across six continents around the globe. And, if you can believe it, I originally planned to take the entire trip without a proper camera! Thankfully, my uncle convinced me to buy one the day before I left. I’m […]

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Love Travel

21 People Describe the Moment They Fell in Love With Travel

What was the exact moment you came to love travel? For everyone, it’s a bit different. Some people get bitten by the travel bug at a young age, while others don’t discover their love of travel until much later in life. But, no matter how you fall for travel, it has you hooked for life […]

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Resist Travel FOMO

Don’t Catch a Case of Travel FOMO

Travel FOMO – or “fear of missing out” – is a mindset that easily takes hold in today’s social-media driven environment. A case of travel FOMO can lead to your travel choices being dictated by what you think you are supposed to do, or what you see others doing. FOMO is a very real thing […]

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FIghting Ebola in Sierra Leone

I Went to Sierra Leone to Fight Ebola: Here’s What it Was Like

In this guest post, Emily from Two Dusty Travelers, tells us what it was like to work as a nurse fighting the horrific ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone:  When I decided to travel to Sierra Leone to help fight the unprecedented Ebola outbreak, people told me I was insane. I told them I was comfortable […]

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4 Signs It's Time to Head Home from Travel

4 Signs It’s Time to Go Home From Travel

I’ve been traveling the world for over ten months straight now, notching a dizzying 41 countries over six continents during that time. This big trip has been a blast — the most fun year of my life, by a wide margin. But I’m finally starting to feel like the signs are telling me it’s time […]

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