1. I will miss my friends and family
2. I am giving up a cool apartment in the most beautiful place on earth
3. I am leaving a great job
4. Coming back will be weird
5. I will get lonely
6. I will get dirty
7. I will probably learn things I don’t want to know
8. I don’t know how to say “I have been throwing up for two days” in any language except English
9. The word for “vegan” in Slovakia is, well, there isn’t one
10. I am a size XXL in Viet Nam
On the list of places to go so far — Spain, Hungary, Slovakia, Poland, Greece, Egypt, Thailand, Cambodia. But trying not to plan!
17 days to blast off!
“Next time you go to India, tell me you are going to Paris.” My Mom
“The real voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.” Marcel Proust