Travel is so rewarding that it should take precedence over other things younger people spend money on.

while i think this is true for all ages, not just youth, i am a firm believer that exposure to other environments and cultures when you are in your late teens/early twenties (when you can really begin to appreciate it) has the potential to be life-changing. the same can’t be said for a new pair of shoes or a flashy car.

New York Times: Advice on Finishing With No Regrets


(via gtrot)



Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you have traveled.


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