Best Reads: April 2014

Best Reads: April 2014

Once a month, we pick our favourite posts from other travel blogs from the last month, and tell you why they’re worth reading or why we connected with them in particular; our best reads of the month!

Enjoy!

Why I Deleted My Couchsurfing Account from Waegook Tom

This is something I’ve been thinking about for a while, given how much this organisation has changed recently, and Tom puts his own well thought out reasons in to words very well.

5 Reasons to Embrace Change from Young Adventuress

Liz, self-confessed scaredy cat, explains why, like most people, she fears change but realises that it’s an essential component to her day-to-day happiness.

Have I Made a Deal With the Devil? from Be My Travel Muse

Are long term travellers destined to never find satisfaction from their travels? Kristin ponders this, inspired by the story of Faust by Goethe.

Why It’s OK To Be Scared To Travel from Discovering Ice

There are lots of reasons travelling can be scary. Steph reminds us it’s not a problem to experience that, and that indeed stagnating may be even scarier.

My “Secret” and How It Affects My Life Abroad from Estrella Explores

Estrella explains how her debt has shaped her current life and attitudes towards travelling in spite of it.