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How Sailing Prepared Me for Sheltering in Place

While a sailing trip is undoubtedly less stressful than the current times, crossing the Atlantic with three other people taught me some important lessons for lockdown

Lauren Sloss
Mar 29, 2020

How I Manage My Anxiety While Traveling

Anxiety, hypochondria, OCD, and travel might sound like a recipe for disaster. But I've seen the world despite my mental health. Here's how I manage my mind on the road.

Gilad Gamliel
Feb 10, 2020

Blood. Bruises. Cow Pies. Our Anniversary on the "Divorce River"

The author, a proud son of Nebraska, and his wife were in a funk after a move from the soothing heartland to the noisy canyons of Chicago. What better cure than a trip down a short, muddy stream that's often interrupted by dead trees and barbwire fences?

Carson Vaughan
Jan 27, 2020

Travel Is Worth the Carbon Footprint

There have been countless reports denouncing travel in the fight against climate change. This environmentalist thinks you should consider the bigger picture.

Cassidy Randall
Jan 11, 2020
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