Rethinking Traditional Travel: 7 Tips to Break the Mold

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If you’ve ever felt like your trips are starting to feel a bit too alike, you might be interested in Lauren Quinn’s advice for changing things up, inspired by an unexpected source.

Connect With Locals and Enhance Your Experience Abroad

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Enhance your experience abroad by connecting with locals. Isabel Eva Bohrer gives tips on how best to do it.

Is Constant Connection Ruining Travel?

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We live in a world of constant connectivity. While technology has made it much easier to travel, has it also hindered our ability to be truly present? Jenni Mahnaz explores the idea of being too connected while on the road.

Travel is Not a Contest (& Other Reasons to Embrace Slow Travel)

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Planning to cram three countries and five cities into your two week vacation? Stop right there. Jennifer Miller shares five very good reasons to resist the urge to “see it all” in favor of developing a depth of experience that just might change your life.

Honoring the Lessons Travel Teaches

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The things we learn about who we are, who we were, who we are becoming, and how that fits with who we thought we were when we started our journey are some of the most profound realizations a traveler comes to on the road. The difficult part, of course, is what happens when we come home

How to Build a Passion Driven Life

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Tired of living the status quo? Tired of doing the “next thing?” Wish you were living your dreams instead of plodding through your realities? Jenn Miller breaks it down for you and asks a few questions that will help you define your passions and let them fuel your life!

How and Why to Learn a Foreign Language

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There is no doubt that we travelers have a deeper experience of the place we are traveling when we are fluent in the local language. Without this fluency, much of what we experience in a foreign land is mysterious or misinterpreted. Thus, unless we learn the local language, we will continue comprehending only a small margin of what we could be, and our interpretations are bound to be distorted.

10 Things I’ve Learned From Life And Travel

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Travel is an infamous teacher and Life a merciless school mistress. Jennifer MIller shares ten lessons gleaned from a gypsy life and asks, “What’s the road teaching you?”

For Women, Staying Home is as Dangerous as Traveling

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It isn’t travel that’s unsafe for women, it’s breathing. Jenn Miller addresses the statistics related to safety for women and children, at home and abroad.

Top 10 Reasons to Take a Career Break… and Travel

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If you are sitting in your cubicle daydreaming about escaping and traveling the world, then read these 10 reasons why you should put down your briefcase and pick up a backpack.