Friday, July 25, 2008

If Only More People Understood

I am getting ready to make a significant trip to another country. I love traveling outside of the US. I love traveling anywhere. My comfort zones are shaken out like an old rug, dust aflying, left ont he line to air. My perception sharpened and cleansed. As a photographer, I am refreshed, renewed, a student again.

Everyone should travel to a place where English is not the predominant language. Every Caucasian should travel to a place where their skin color affords them no privilege.

Check out these sites...
http://collazoprojects.com/2008/07/19/a-few-books-american-expats-in-mexico-should-read/
http://www.bravenewtraveler.com/

When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you. -Lao Tsu


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