This weekend I’m doing something a little out of the ordinary — for my first time, I am taking an international extended weekend. While I’m always excited to go on an adventure, this trip is extra special for me because of the destination — Amsterdam. The first (and last) time I was in Amsterdam was
Category Archives: Fear
I’m walking through the Milano train station trying to find the ticket agent. Everything is normal. I have a plan, and everything is going according to that plan. I look around and see people going about their business — professionals, families, backpackers… I am aware of my surroundings, and nothing is out of the ordinary.
Sometimes I tell travel stories and sometimes I offer travel tips. Other times, I tell stories about life and love, pursuing your dreams, and getting your heart broken. Today, it feels as though I am doing a little of all of that… On my first day in Rome, I went on a walking tour with
I went on a date last week. He wasn’t a traveler, and as I shared my travel adventures with him, his facial expressions told me that he not only couldn’t relate to me but could not understand me at all. “You do all this by yourself?” he asked. “Aren’t you scared?” “But how do you