Why Travel is Permanent

“Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.”

People often ask me if I plan to travel forever. If I want to completely forgo the nine-to-five job, the house and accompanying mortgage, and the sedentary sort of lifestyle that most people live. Though I do plan to travel somewhat permanently throughout the next decade or so, and will continue to travel and adventure throughout my whole life, I do indeed someday want a house (or yurt!) to call home and a community to call my own. Though Kevin and I both love this lifestyle and will miss it someday I’m sure, we both know that raising children, holding jobs, and making a home are in our distant somewhat sedentary future as well. But that doesn’t mean our journey will be over, it just means that, when the time is right, a new one will begin.

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