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8 Lessons Learned While Traveling The World

Joanna Riquett | Posted 03.23.2014 | Travel
Joanna Riquett

Before I continue with the stories of the places I've traveled to, I wanted to share with you some things I learned during these travels, and the process of understanding each city, culture and people. And food.

The Return: What Happens When You Revisit a Memorable Place?

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 08.28.2013 | Travel
National Trust for Historic Preservation

Returning to a place you've already visited can mean more than just seeing the things you missed. For me, it means exploring with 15 more years of life experience, including the ability to see nuance and transformation where I normally would have just been awestruck.

We're Only Ever Being Walked Home, an Unexpected Journey from Head to Heart

Shayne Traviss | Posted 07.16.2013 | Impact
Shayne Traviss

As we moved across the corral towards the children I briefly looked around to see which child I wanted to work with and was quickly reminded of my intent, "let go" and when I did the child chose me.

30 Things Traveling Has Taught Me About Life as I Turn 30

Adam Pervez | Posted 02.15.2013 | Travel
Adam Pervez

Having had the opportunity to visit 65 countries in the past eight years, I feel very lucky to have had the opportunity to travel so much. The people in each place have taught me so much about love, happiness, generosity and life.

In Bangkok, Learning To Be 'An Idiot Abroad'

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 01.01.2013 | Travel
Tarun Sakhrani

Since I have moved to Asia, I have had the opportunity and been lucky enough to carry on a trend of expanding my horizons and broadening my mindset, visiting different parts of the world. Since I moved to Singapore three months ago, my travels have taken me to Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines. Not only have these travels given me an education, but they've also made me realize that Karl Pilkington wasn't the only Idiot Abroad.

Adrift, Not Unlike an Ash Cloud

Amelia Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Amelia Smith

Day Three of our Singapore sojourn, courtesy of the unpronounceable volcano. Both of us wake up with a plan. Mine: find a cheap vacation rental befor...