Talking With Your Family About Travel

Talking With Your Family About Travel

Today, we’re going to cover the right way to approach talking with your family about travel. Extensive world travel is one of the fastest ways to achieve personal growth. That said, unfortunately, someone always gets left behind. Some of these loved ones and closest...
How to Beat Travel Stress on a First Trip

How to Beat Travel Stress on a First Trip

I learned about travel stress on a first trip the hard way. My first solo vagabonding trip (and first time out of the United States) in 2006 started with a one-way flight to Bangkok. I didn’t have a plan, smartphone, or guidebook. As a complete newbie, I thought the...
How Travel Affects Self-Efficacy and Locus of Control

How Travel Affects Self-Efficacy and Locus of Control

I am the master of my fate.I am the captain of my soul. British poet William Ernest Henley is a good example of self-efficacy and locus of control (internal). He penned the words above in 1875 as the close to his poem Invictus. Henley had lost a leg at age 16 after...
Traveling During an Economic Downturn

Traveling During an Economic Downturn

Many times throughout the history of humanity, the darkest hours were followed by triumph and rebuilding. An Economic Downturn Spurs Travel   Traveling during an economic downturn is easier and more common than you may think. If you were planning to quit your job...