I had no idea that it would be the beauty of your people that would really overwhelm me.
“Those who do not know the Chilean forests, do not know this planet. From those lands, from that soil, from that stillness…”
A 20-something girl set out to defy societal expectations… at 34, I feel ready to shed her skin and find new unknowns to tread.
The first rays of sunlight penetrated the darkness outside my window, revealing layers of dramatic, snow-dusted, desolate mountains.
In the midst of this storm, I’ve been learning to readjust my sails.
Is Bhutan really the happiest country in the world, I found myself wondering.
“We caught them in a net and twisted their necks.”
Responsible travel is important than ever. After all, nature might have wrecked havoc on us to remind humans of the havoc we’ve been wrecking on her.
With its awe-inspiring mountainous landscapes, warm-hearted people and “off the beaten path” status, Tajikistan beckons.
If you pick only one international travel destination this year, pick Iran.