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“Sometimes You Just Have to Ask” | A Story About French Traveler Guillaume

It begins where most great friendships do: online."Can you give me some tips on visiting Silicon Valley?" he asks me on Twitter.I have no idea who he is, what he looks like, or even what his real name is. His Twitter name is "Geek World Tour," and his profile photo shows a cartoon bunny with a Mario Brothers-style mustache.I ask a few more questions and find out his name is Guillaume, and he's a French traveler who quit his job…

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Guest Post: Quitting My Job to Travel the World Solo

I had such an overwhelmingly positive response to the first guest post in the “Dream, Dare, Go” series, a string of guest posts from people who overcame their fears to pursue their travel dream (find us on Twitter at #DreamDareGo). It really struck a chord with many of you, and I hope it inspires you to overcome your travel fears. The first post “I Left My Job to Be an Au Pair in Spain” was by Kaycee Lagarde.  This second post…

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Guest Post: I Left My Job to Be an Au Pair in Spain

I’m starting a series of guest posts on my blog called “Dream, Dare, Go” (find us on Twitter at #dreamdarego). It’s a set of posts from people who overcame their fears to pursue a daring travel dream. The goal is to inspire you–yes YOU–to get out there and travel (IF it’s what you WANT to do), no more excuses. I’m hoping if you see that others have done it, you’ll start to believe you can do it too.  The Wherever…

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