Will Yoga Help Me Overcome My Fear?
Guest Post / Healing / Meditation / Personal Growth / Spiritual Teachings / Travel Stories / Yoga

Will Yoga Help Me Overcome My Fear?

The following post is written by Amanda Erin Miller, author of One Breath, Then Another: A Memoir. I met Amanda at an open mic in Brooklyn. We quickly bonded over both being writers, travelers, yoga teachers and massage therapists. She gave me a copy of the memoir she wrote about traveling to India to study … Continue reading

Good Hippie, Bad Hippie: Finding Peace and Self Acceptance at an Eco-Community Project in Nisa, Portugal
Guest Post / Personal Growth / Travel Stories

Good Hippie, Bad Hippie: Finding Peace and Self Acceptance at an Eco-Community Project in Nisa, Portugal

Written by Zoë Ryan Shipley “Tribodar,” in Portuguese, means “sharing tribe”. Located in Nisa, Portugal, this tribe is the place I have made my home for the last three weeks. When I first arrived, I must admit, I was a bit taken aback – having recently spent time at a well-established and beautifully located ashram … Continue reading

Ski, Stray, Love: A College Grad’s Search Across the U.S.A.
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Ski, Stray, Love: A College Grad’s Search Across the U.S.A.

Written by Sara Sweeney Retrospect is a funny thing. Time and change are fluid concepts that never allow us to comprehend an experience in any single way.  As I accumulate new experiences, I often look back on the past and realize I now see things in a completely different way.  Nevertheless, looking back on something … Continue reading

How I Learned to Travel Amazingly Adventurously For Free
Social Change / Travel Advice / Travel Stories

How I Learned to Travel Amazingly Adventurously For Free

by Emily Sussell In my seven months abroad the single most interesting thing I encountered was a thirty-nine page zine entitled “How to Live An Amazingly Adventurous Life For Zero Dollars a Day.” I found this brilliant work on the bookshelf of my second Couchsurfing.com host, Kim, in Adelaide, South Australia. Kim, a permaculture activist, conveniently … Continue reading

Homeless in Heaven
Travel Stories

Homeless in Heaven

by Emily Sussell After road tripping through Australia’s outback with four complete strangers (found on Gumtree.com, Australia’s Craigslist equivalent) I arrived in Darwin, Northern Territory with as much of a life plan as a goldfish. My new friends (two French, one German and one Japanese) and I were all enamored with the road trip lifestyle. … Continue reading