Top 10 Things I Miss About Traveling (But Hated at the Time)

Brave New Traveler has just published an article of mine in which I describe the attitude shifts one must come to terms with after embracing a vagabond lifestyle:

When you travel for more than a few months at a
stretch, it becomes a job. A job you don’t really like all the time. A
job you start to complain about.

I should know - while skipping around the world
for a year, I did a lot less skipping than I did budgeting, reading
transportation timetables, and gesturing wildly to unsympathetic street
vendors.

But eventually the journey ends, you return to your normal life, and
something magical happens: you find yourself wanting that old job back,
warts and all.

Here are ten things I couldn’t stand then, but am pining for now.

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