I went to a party one night to do my usual networking. I loved meeting other like-minded business people because it brought about intelligent conversations about the companies we run and the ability to get to know and support one another. At this particular party, I met quite a few people who I had not met before. I met Ian Filippini halfway through the night, and he was someone I had heard about from time to time in business conversations. We hit it off immediately and had a nice discussion. I told him that I had gotten to the point where I would like to start doing some traveling, and he pointed out that he has a travel blog. It was his blog that got me interested in doing some exploring again.
I had been working so hard for the past 10 years, that traveling had fallen by the wayside. (more…)