My Travel Timeline

One major flaw of mine is that I compare myself to others – I can’t be happy and reach my full potential if this nasty habit continues…

Loved ones around me are “progressing at faster rates”: moving into new places, getting engaged/married, are more financially stable than me…

Rather than getting bitter, I want to get better!

And let’s face facts here: I wouldn’t be who I am today if I hadn’t traveled and seen the incredible things that I’ve seen!  So what if I’m carrying a bit more student loan debt because of study abroad?  Who cares that I’m not living with my boyfriend at the moment?  I knew that travel would alter my life’s course, and that’s fine.  Why do I care what others around me (family, “friends”…) think?!?!

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In honor of my choices, that I am VERY proud of, here’s my travel timeline:

Canada (as a baby several times and again in 2011)

*no photo from Canada unfortunately…*

Germany (2012 – one month)

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France (2014 – two months)

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England (2014 and again in 2016)

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Italy (2014 and again in 2016)

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The Netherlands (2014)

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Iceland (2014 and again in 2016, also visiting again May 2018)

*no saved photos of Iceland unfortunately…more to come this spring!!!*

Denmark (a few times in 2016)

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Sweden (2016 – five months)

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Czech Republic (2016)

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Norway (2016)

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Estonia (2016)

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Russia (2016)

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Finland (2016)

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Ireland (2016)

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Scotland (2016)

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Hungary (2016)

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Spain (2016)

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Thailand (2017 – one month)

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Macau (2017)

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I hope this inspires you to live your OWN life!

“Do your thing and don’t care if they like it,” – Tina Fey

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4 thoughts on “My Travel Timeline

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  1. This post resonated a lot with me. It seems everyone is moving forward faster right now – moving in and getting engaged/married/having 1 year wedding anniversaries etc.! But…there is a lot I am thankful for – travel being one of them! Thanks for the reminder. All in our own time 🙂

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  2. First, I wanted to say that you’re pretty. I just love that fighting spirit inside you. Despite your flaws, you still got the courage to travel around the world. You’ve been in so many places and because of that I envy you and for sure I am not the only who feels the same. With your travel timeline, please continue to inspire and let the people know about the world. Good luck

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    1. Thank you SO much! Your words mean a lot to me. It is easy to become caught up in the negativity that life throws our way, and your words this morning truly made my day! I hope to inspire others and I hope that you continue writing and blogging as well. You have a way with words and your comment moved me today. Thank you, and I hope you enjoy your week 🙂

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