With every passing day of this global lockdown, I can’t help but think about the future of travel blogging. If there’s no travel, there’s no travel blogging, right?
Is boycotting a country for its politics the answer? Or is it fair to travel to a country and ignore its politics?
It’s not always the big decisions that shape our lives. It’s often the stupid, tiny, laughable ones.
You CAN grow on Instagram organically, without gaming the system, plastering your gallery with perfect bikini shots and editing the hell out of your photos.
Nearly 5 years ago, I gave up my home and most possessions to embrace a digital nomad lifestyle.
Candid freelancing and travel blogging tips – based on my journey as a digital nomad.
Maybe this is the travel blogger’s version of a mid-life crisis.
Doesn’t it beat the impulsive, unpredictable, imperfect charm of life on the road?
It all comes down to priorities.
Feliz Año Nuevo! Lounging in the shadow of Volcano Mombacho in Nicaragua, 2014 feels like a gust of wind that blew away too quickly. That I have journeyed through countless countries this year is humbling. That my book is somewhat taking shape is thrilling. That I’m winding down my startup is downright heartbreaking. But such is life. Sometimes you’re left with with no choice but to let go off one dream in pursuit of another. Shivya NathWelcome to my blog, The Shooting Star. I’ve been called a storyteller, writer, photographer, digital nomad, “sustainability influencer,” social entrepreneur, solo traveller, vegan, sustainable tourism consultant and environmentalist. But in my heart, I’m just a girl who believes that travel – if done right – has the power to change us and the world we live in.