Travel Essays

Meaningful travel: what the heck is it?

The commodification of travel

The expat and the art of minimalist living

13 things mentally strong travelers shouldn’t do in 2018

Traveling with a passport from a country no one’s heard of

100 movies that will inspire you to travel the world

Home sweet home: dealing with reverse culture shock

A day in the life of an ALT in Japan

5 reasons why some souvenirs are a waste of time

An introvert’s approach to travel

What it’s really like to live in Japan

Spending Christmas abroad