It’s no secret that travel can change you, or that it can make wonderful and unexpected things happen. Traveling pushes you to learn about new cultures and ways of life. It helps you to grasp at different ways of thinking and doing things. It allows you to meet new people from around the globe, to shed your comfort zone, and to see unimaginable beauty in foreign cities, towns, and natural areas.
Perhaps most impressively, travel can allow someone to fall head over heels in love with a place that’s not home. I’ve traveled to plenty of countries that I’ve liked and enjoyed…but only a select few that I can truly say I genuinely fell in love with.
…And Nicaragua tops the list. [Read more…]