Adventure, General

5 places I’ve never been (and want to go to now)

How many countries have you been to? 5? 50? 100? Do you count? I don’t. The only number I know by heart is that last year on our trip around the world we hit 29 countries on six continents. I know this because Ish told me so. I’m sure I could sit down and figure  out how many others I could add to that list after more than 10 years of traveling but to be honest I’ve never really wanted to do that. I think if you set out to hit a milestone number of countries, the chances that you’re going to lose focus on why you’re traveling is greater. My goal has never been to brag about how many places I’ve been to; for me it has always been the experience that matters. Of course, this also means that I’ll probably never make the 100-country club but that’s ok. I’d probably be too busy heading to the next destination to receive the letter anyway. ;) But when The Traveling Brown Girls asked me to participate in a blog carnival sharing some of the places that remain high on my list of “must see,” that was something I could get…

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