“The passion for travelling is, I believe, instinctive in some natures. We have seen men persevere in their enterprises against the most formidable obstacles; and, without means or friends, and even ignorant of the languages of the various countries through which they passed, pursue their perilous journeys into remote places, until, like the knight in the Arabian tale, they succeeded in snatching a memorial from every shrine they visited.”
― James Holman
All of us have a little bit of the adventurous spirit….if you don’t, take a good long hard look in the mirror and ask you if you’re satisfied with status quo, with your life.
Are you a free spirit? Not afraid to test life’s boundaries?
Looking back on my life’s adventures I realize that I have a bit of the vagabond deep within me. Despite my commonplace beginnings I was most fortunate in my fortitude to have tasted the sweet sublime of international travel.
It’s been a glorious 45 years, meeting people from South Korea, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Canada, Puerto Rico, Mexico, and even here in the US of A. Wonderful memories.
I feel that itch again…wanting to pack up my bags and not look back once into my rearview mirror——heading into the sunset, parts unknown. What an intriguing thought…………………..