Tagged: journey

Trains over Planes: Rediscover the Art of Travel

In 2012 I had the opportunity to take the Venice Simplon Orient Express Train from Venice, Italy to London, England. We spent two days and one night aboard the historical train as it trudged through Northeastern Italy, Austria, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, and...

Reading in Halong Bay, Vietnam

Top 19 Travel Books to Read in 2015

1. Wild – Cheryl Strayed (recommended by: Nicola, editor of www.anewtraveller.com) “Simultaneously a physical and an emotional journey, this autobiography traces each painful, liberating step the author takes hiking the Pacific Crest Trail to find herself again after a series...

Expanding the Self through Travel

You are hiking through the Caucasus Mountains in northern Georgia and would like to venture to a nearby village for a warm drink and some lunch. But your map doesn’t seem to match your surroundings and the only other person on the trail...

My Great Escape: Forging a New Path in Paris

I recently came across an article titled “Staying is Settling: Why You Need to Move At Least 5 Times In Your Life.” The article began like this: Turn around, look at your life and decide right now if this moment,...