They say travel teaches us that people are the same wherever you go. But I love learning how we're all different. How cultures and customs evolved, how environment shapes a society, how a few hours on a plane can take you to a place so unfamiliar that you can't help but wonder why it is so.
Have you ever gone on a perfectly amazing trip, then had such a frustrating experience returning home that those amazing vibes are fully extinguished by the time your suitcase has been shoved across the threshold of your front door as you collapse in exhaustion, barely managing to brush your teeth before passing out in your […]More
How quickly I lost my man at an international Santa Claus convention. One moment, we were strolling along the Copenhagen waterfront on a quiet Monday in July, making our way to the Little Mermaid statue. The next, we were suddenly surrounded by a flock of Saint Nicks. Overwhelmed by their vibrant red coats and cacophony of cheers that […]More