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    One Year

    At this time last year, I set foot on American soil for the first time in six months. (Well, not really. I did visit an embassy while abroad, ...

    On June 2, 2016 / By
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    The Best Travel Songs

    There are certain songs that inspire a sense of longing in us. These songs open our ears to the calling of the open road, igniting a wanderlust you ...

    On November 30, 2015 / By
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    It’s nearing October. It’s been almost four months since I returned from my travels. I’ve spent my time reading, catching up on television, video games, and more. I ...

    On September 25, 2015 / By
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    Coming Home

    On June 2, my flight touched down in Atlanta. For the first time in six months, I was home. It’s been a bit over a month since then. ...

    On July 6, 2015 / By
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    On Walking City Streets at Night

    Superstitious cultures once believed the night to be a portal to another world, a time when the walls between places were thinner and anything could happen. They weren’t ...

    On May 28, 2015 / By
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    My Business in a Backpack

    One of my primary concerns when I began to form the idea of a lifestyle on the road was money. “How can I earn money while still traveling ...

    On May 17, 2015 / By
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    Cycling from Ibusuki to Sata-Misaki, Part Two

    This is the second part of a multi-post series. Find part one here. Edwin and I set out from Ibusuki the next morning, rising with the dawn to ...

    On May 11, 2015 / By
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    10 Useful Tagalog Phrases to Know Before Visiting Manila

    While English is widely spoken throughout the Philippines, it is still the secondary language of the country. Tagalog is the primarily spoken language, and despite its appearance, is ...

    On May 9, 2015 / By
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    Notes On Leaving and Landing

    “You get a strange feeling when you’re about to leave a place; like you’ll not miss the people you love, but you’ll miss the person you are now ...

    On May 7, 2015 / By
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    Absorbing Akihabara

    Many people who have never been to Tokyo often think of it as a single city. In truth, Tokyo is a megalopolis — a conglomeration of cities that ...

    On May 1, 2015 / By