Travel Inspiration

I can remember the feeling so vividly. Being held under that wave, unable to breath. The will of nature pushing me down as pain explodes into my spine. What seems like a lifetime ago, I decided to go surfing, head-butt the ocean floor, land on my...

Life is full of excuses. "I forgot.” "I'll do it later.” "The dog ate my homework.” You all know the most common ones. But people also make excuses when it comes to traveling. Or, more precisely, when it comes to NOT traveling. Simply put, though, these excuses...

I've been backpacking for a long time now and I was reflecting upon my very first day. What if it had gone differently?
I'm on the edge. My heart beats harshly against my chest as adrenaline surges through my body. Not even my pride can stop me from admitting that I am petrified. Fear grips me and I am immobilised. Unable to do anything. What the hell am I doing?

People the world over draw their inspiration from many different sources. I know from talking to a variety travellers there are many things that inspired them to travel. A picture, a video or a friend but one of the most powerful tools is the written...