Time: 3:07pm Date: March 12th, 2014 Place: Paris, France Background: It’s been 12 months since I quit my job to travel the world. I’ve just arrived back in France after spending five…
I confess I am a “take everything but the kitchen sink” type of traveler. The first time I visited Europe I brought a huge duffel bag with wheels in addition to a large backpack. After three and a half weeks of lugging my belongings up spiral hostel staircases and down narrow cobblestone streets I realized I never wanted to travel this way again.