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Can a Life of Travel Truly Be a Reality?

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Sometimes I stand on a sea-worn lonely pier that stretches into a smoldering horizon, or in a groaning green forest as the leaves whisper to the wind, or in some ancient ruin of a once-upon-a-time civilization with my hands tracing the veins of centuries in the cracks, and I wonder to myself — …

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Are Hostels Safe? My First Time in a Hostel and I Found a Naked Lifeless Body in My Bed

In All Topics, First Time Traveler, Mis-Adventures, New Zealand, Travel Firsts by Ryan8 Comments

When you first start to travel, so many fears can pop into your head from getting robbed to missing flights to running out of money. And thanks to Hollywood horror films, hostels have been added to a list of things encouraged to fear, and for some, evoke images of kidnapping and torture. In …