Archive | March 2012

Falling in love vs Being in Love: What You Gain from Traveling to the Same Place More than Once

There are an almost unlimited number of amazing places to see and explore.  Your list of spots to go grows daily.  But unfortunately your travel resources don’t.  You have limited time, money and energy for traveling.  So why bother traveling to the same place more than once?

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When Travel Won’t Cooperate

It’s here.  After your weeks, months or years of planning and saving it’s time to travel.  Your ticket’s booked.  Your bag is packed.  You’re ready to reward all your hard work with the trip of a life time.  Problem is Travel has a mind of its own.  And while Travel is often beautiful and accommodating, sometimes it just won’t cooperate.

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Go Travel: Cape Town Wine Farms

Who likes wine?  Who likes stunning scenery, friendly service and deep fried olives (really)?  Alright then, here’s a tip.  Go visit Vrede en Lust wine farm in Franschhoek, South Africa.

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Overcome Your Fear of the Unknown

Traveling is wonderful.  It’s fun.  It’s exciting.  It breaks your routine and may even help you grow as a person.  But it’s also scary.  The unknown is equal parts electrifying and intimidating.  And traveling requires a whole slew of unknowns; unknown places, unknown people, unknown languages, foods, accommodation and transportation.  The good news is that fear of the unknown can be overcome.  You can come to love travel just by recognizing your own fear and facing it. You can transform your waah waah wanting into real, live doing.

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