Category Travel Extracts

10 Life Lessons I’ve Learned While Traveling With Very Little Money

[Article extracted from Thought Catalog, by J Zaide] My friend and I went to Scandinavia recently. Despite my friend losing all her money to pickpockets and us scrimping on the money I have with me, I would still say that it was my most enjoyable and relaxing trip that has taught me valuable lessons in […]

10 Reasons Why Traveling Makes You A Better Person

I usually try not to post Travel Extracts so often and I tend to keep articles till what I deem as an appropriate time in between my entries. BUT I can’t resist posting this article from Thought Catalogu immediately!! [Article extracted from Thought Catalog, By Scott Percelay.] If you have the opportunity to pack your […]

8 Unexpected Things I Learned During A Year Of Travel

[Article extracted from Thought Catalog, By Stephanie Yoder.] In 2009 I got really fed up with my 9-5 job and decided to quite and spend a year backpacking around Asia. It took a year of living with my Mom, saving every dime and basically driving everyone in my life crazy, but I finally actually did […]

What a Life of Travel Does to You

[Article extracted from Thought Catalog, By Alex Brueckner.] A life of travel is a good thing to have. But once you start off on it, there’s no looking back. What traveling does do to you is work its way inside of you, changing you completely as it finds a seat deep within you. It’s a […]