One of my favourite Ben Rector songs has the lyrics “Cause life is not the mountaintops; it’s the walking in between.”
We were in a cafe in Derry–cityside, on the main street that slanted sharply upwards and where the rainwater was running down as we sat inside, looking out the main window of the cafe. Both me and my best friend had our laptops, we had plans to work on essays as we tried not to get too distracted by photo editing and talking about our ...
Traveling is falling in love with different parts of the world. When I travel, I fall in love first with the idea; the planning stage, researching art museums and hostels and restaurants, and then secondly with the place itself. It’s amazing to arrive somewhere and see the places that were just dots on a map morph into living, breathing things.