It’s okay to want nothing more than to rewind time and go back to the good old days. But by missing something, we are living in our past, instead of embracing our present.
Who am I really when you strip away my cool clothes, my native language, my home country, my acquaintances, my friends, frenemies, lovers, family, my comfortable home where I can hide away?
When I’m alone, all I want to go is where you are, but I feel so listless and lost.
Decisions are just thoughts until they are put into action. Even the tiniest step toward a goal is progress, so someone taking action toward a decision made is actually a huge step.
Here are a few examples of the hospitality and warmth we’ve been shown by strangers (now friends) along the way, and the unique experiences and perspectives we’ve gained through Couchsurfing.
You can start fresh. When you leave everything behind, you also leave the old version of yourself in the past. You have the opportunity to start all over again and live your life differently.
Determine the difference between what you need, and what you want.
For those considering the big move, or just curious about a way to travel while making regular income, here is some advice based directly on my experience
To have fun overseas while my family is hard at work. It’s the kind of homesickness that doesn’t leave after a good Skype session. It only makes you want to go home and hug everyone very, very tightly.
I know only one thing – If I do not do it now, I will have regrets for sure.