Inspirational

How I Went from a Hopeful Millennial to a Jaded Nomad

Cardboard rocketships, home-made science projects, and hunting for artifacts Indiana Jones-style filled my afternoons growing up. So naturally, when the…
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The Letter That Made Me Decide to Live in a Van

To move into a van is to give up space, comforts, and solid ground. I assume people choose this life…
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How Backpacking Through Asia Cured My Trumpitus

At the risk of sounding dramatic- November 8th, 2016 changed my life. It's not like everything was perfect and overnight…
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Turning Lemons into Piña Coladas

I peeled my eyelids open to find a 6'6" man towering over me with a look of concern in his…
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15 Emotional Stages of Your First Solo Trip

Each endeavor evokes a plethora of emotions in a nomad, but the first time you take the leap alone, it…
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38 Reasons Why Traveling Made Me Love the World

In 2015, BBC posted an article listing 50 Reasons to ‪#‎LoveTheWorld. Over the past 27 years, I've been fortunate enough to…
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An Ode to Traveling

Open your eyes and the world surrounds you. The ground beneath your feet feels big, but you know you are…
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How I learned to Create My Own Happiness

The morning my life changed began like any other, with the same responsibilities, and with nothing significant making it stand…
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