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Não! Não é desse tipo de simpatia que vamos falar! (Risos) Essa publicação, curtinha até, tem o interesse de compartilhar situações surpreendentes e inesquecíveis vividas com pessoas desconhecidas e, também dizer para aqueles que ainda pensam que fazer viagem sozinho é chato e entediante, que você pode tornar sua viagem cheia de boas memórias que vão além de fotografias. Basicamente neste blog eu vou escrever sobre minhas experiências de viagens mas nada impede que eventualmente a gente publique textos sobre outros assuntos. Continue reading Deixando a timidez de lado para retribuir e distribuir “simpatia”!
“You’re SO lucky that you get to travel the world!”
“Not everyone can just drop what they’re doing and hop on a plane like you do.”
“I want to some day, but I haven’t had the chance to travel.”
If I got a dollar for every time I heard these sayings in one form or another, I’d have a plane ticket to Bora Bora bought and paid for!
Everyone has an excuse for not traveling. Many even have animosity towards me for doing all of the traveling that I do. I sense the negative vibe in their tone and how they say things like, “We all aren’t you, Will. We cannot just up and leave.”
Well guess what? YOU CHOOSE TO NOT BE LIKE ME! There, I said it! Better yet,
It was the summer of 2009. I was 28 years old. I had traveled some around the USA and had moved from Michigan to Arkansas. Growing up in Michigan, it was common place to shoot over to Canada every once in a while. I never really considered going to Canada “going to another country,” since it was a 30 minute trip. Plus, they spoke English and there was no culture shock. So I considered myself not much of a traveler.
I studied German in high school and college and I also studied Spanish in college. I had friends that were different nationalities, so I was exposed to other cultures frequently. I was always the type of person who wanted to now more about a different culture and was not afraid to ask questions to find out more. Continue reading That Infectious Travel Bug: How It Got Me