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My Amazingly Unforgettable Cargo Ship Cruise 4: The Journey To Freedom

When I boarded the Elisabeth-S on May 4, 2016, a cargo ship headed to South America, I was overstressed, out of shape and desperate for a new way to live. I was moving to a country I had never set foot in be...

My Amazingly Unforgettable Cargo Ship Cruise 3: The Panama Canal

Did you know that in 1928 some nutty fella named Richard Halliburton swam the length of the Panama canal for shits and giggles? He paid a whopping, weight-based 36 cent toll and swam his little heart out. I ...

My Amazingly Unforgettable Cargo Ship Cruise 2: First Stop Cartagena

Remember in the movie Romancing the Stone when, romance writer, Joan Wilder went to Cartagena to save her sister and ended up going on a wild adventure for most of the movie?

Well, shockingly, my fi...

My Amazingly Unforgettable Cargo Ship Cruise 1: Sailing Away

On May 4, 2016, I boarded the MV Elisabeth-S headed to my new home in South America. After booking the trip, I counted the days to my escape. It felt like forever and too fast all at the same time.

A week be...

The Surprisingly Simple 12-Step Full-Time Adventure Travel Cycle

Picture it… You’re sitting at your ugly old desk at work wishing you’d called in sick. You’d wracked your brain before you got out of bed this morning trying to figure out a way to take yet another...
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