Exactly one year ago, I made myself a promise: I could not, and would not, postpone my dream to travel the world any longer. It had to be done. Fast-forward to today, and I find myself writing this article while at a meditation retreat in the Nepalese mountains. In the
My first day in Dubrovnik, Croatia, was a traveler’s nightmare: I was running on three hours of sleep, had been traveling half the day since 5 a.m., and, for the first time since I set off to circumnavigate the globe by couch-surfing through my social network, I could not find