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...