Hawaiian Islands: Do You Want Vacation in Maui?

For me, the magic of Hawaii comes from the stillness, the sea, the stars.  –Joanne Harris Recently, I read a travel guide about Maui, Hawaii from Travel+Leisure magazine. It doesn’t matter if you’re a seasoned traveler or embarking on your first Hawaiian... READ MORE

10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Travel

Do you want to see the world? Or are you traveling because of your husband, wife, boyfriend, or girlfriend makes you? Maybe they say something like, “If you love me, you’ll travel with me.” That’s called manipulation, and you may want to reevaluate your relationship... READ MORE

Are You Ready to Solo Travel to Edinburgh, Scotland?

In August 2007, I wrote the following article (updated) about my solo travel to Edinburgh, Scotland to experience the International Fringe Festival. Remember, you can choose to feel the fear of solo travel and do it anyway. Why? Because the opportunity can benefit you... READ MORE

Want to Start Traveling? Explore Your Own Backyard

Want to Start Traveling? Explore Your Own Backyard

When you think of traveling, you probably have visions of exotic countries dancing in your head.

Maybe you see India, or perhaps Cambodia.

You may imagine yourself on a Kenyan safari where you see lions, elephants, zebras, and other magnificent wildlife against the incredible backdrop of the African sky. The sounds and sights penetrate your body, mind and soul.

Travel has no limit. After all, there are several continents to explore and experience, each with a unique culture and history that has had a hand in shaping the world today.

And yet, you still haven’t begun to travel. Why not? Maybe you believe you have to jet off to a faraway country in order to gain your traveler’s legs or even be considered a legitimate traveler. Think again.

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