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Tourism is ruining the world and I’m part of the problem

I am about to a become part of the problem associated with the tourism boom of the last decade. I am currently reading "Do Travel Writers Go to Hell" as recommended by Nomadic Matt's Book Club. It makes for a depressing read about traveling and backpacking culture. When I was in South East Asia 4… Continue reading Tourism is ruining the world and I’m part of the problem

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Valdaolid and the Chichen Itza

Cancun to Valladolid I took a 2-hour ride from Cancun to Valladolid and it was a little bit uncomfortable. I know that some level of harassment is to be expected but I was annoyed by a man the entire trip. He moved seats to sit beside me and wouldn't stop staring at me. I ignored… Continue reading Valdaolid and the Chichen Itza

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Stupidity and Arrival in Cancun

The last few days in Cayman were stressful. I got waterboarded with Tequila at my "surprise leaving party". I didn't want a leaving party because when I'm stressed I will drink myself stupid and am a liability- which is exactly what happened! I don't know how this happened. I really don't. I had beenĀ putting off… Continue reading Stupidity and Arrival in Cancun