Fears

Break My Boredom

“If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness, and fears.” — Glenn Clark

In preparation for my trip, I did as much research as any first time lone traveler would do. I researched everything from budget friendly accommodations, tips on how to stay on budget, what to pack, and how to stay safe when traveling alone.

Some might say that too much preparation in advance can take away from the experience. I say, if it’s your first time traveling alone – your best bet is to research and prepare as much as you can until you’re satisfied with your decisions. There is no harm in surfing the travel forums for the best deals and tips to get you over any anxiety and fears you may be feeling.

Personally, I wasn’t concerned about getting the best deals, or getting lost in transit, or mugged, or anything close…

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4 thoughts on “Fears”

  1. I enjoyed reading about your leap of faith and just feeling apprehensive about traveling alone but doing the research to prepare yourself and then doing it! Good for you! It fits into a short blog post I wrote titled, “Feel The Fear and Do It Anyway”. This is the title of a great book I read, BTW. https://savvygrams.wordpress.com/2015/03/22/do-it-anyway/
    I don’t think you were overly cautious or paranoid in checking out what you needed to know about your travels either. Whatever you needed to do to feel good about it all and then do it! Nice blog!

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