I saw this quote on Pinterest, and I immediately gagged. This is, haha, a complete over-reaction, but loving to travel is one of the ways I identify myself (see my header above), so quotes like this feel like a personal attack. Unfairly so, since I have never met Seth Godin. BUT. I hate what this quote implies.
Sure, sometimes traveling is about escape. And yes, if you are constantly leaving a place because you hate your life, then OBVIOUSLY, do something to change it!
But I would argue that most people aren’t traveling to escape. Or if they are, that it is a different kind of escape. Continue reading