It's not gradual...I don't care what people say...It's like you're standing outside yourself on the tracks watching a freight train slam into your body and still feeling each rail wheel thump over your corpse...This is exactly what it feels like for a traveler, after being so elated during travels, to return to "real life." Well...maybe [...]
First off, I travel on a budget. If I wanted to drop a couple grand on a fancy/schmancy all-inclusive then I better have already been to and explored that country. When you're stuck in a resort you're really not experiencing culture...you're just being a fucking American, in a posh setting, pretending to be something/someone you're [...]
"Desire" gets you love. "Need" gets you crazy.
So I'm currently sitting in the Houston airport prepping to hop another across-the-pond trip. I've made this trip COUNTLESS of times ... but this time is for me... not work...and it's not a piggy-back from work so I'm stoked. This will be the first time in years that I'm literally leaving it all behind. No [...]