January 23, 2015

Vagabonding Case Study: The Wagoners

Alan (Dad), Heidi (Mom), and Lars and Anya (Kids) Wagoner

Wagoners Abroad  Wagoners Abroad Sunparks De Haan Belgium

Age: 45, 49, 12, and 10, respectively

Hometown:  I grew up in Nevada, Heidi grew up in California, and we started our family in Apex, North Carolina, so I guess I’ll use that as the “Family Hometown”.

Quote:
“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” – Saint Augustine

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January 21, 2015

Vagabonding Case Study: Behan Gifford

Behan Gifford

SailingTotem.com Behan Gifford - Indonesia 2013

Age: 44

Hometown: Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA

Quote: At sea, I learned how little a person needs, not how much. -Robin Lee Graham

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January 17, 2015

Vagabonding Case Study: Jarryd Salem

 Jarryd Salem

nomadasaurus.com Jarryd Salem Portugal Cabo Da Roca Vagabonding

Age: 27
Hometown: Sydney, Australia
Quote: “Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.” – Robert Frost

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December 20, 2014

Vagabonding Case Study: Kristin Addis

Kristin Addis

bemytravelmuse.com DSC_5809

Age: 28

Hometown: Los Angeles, California

Quote: “People think it’s an obsession. A compulsion. As if there were an irresistible impulse to act. It’s never been like that. I chose this life. I know what I’m doing. And on any given day, I could stop doing it. Today, however, isn’t that day. And tomorrow won’t be either.” (Batman Identity Crisis)

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December 17, 2014

Vagabonding Case Study: Jennifer Doré Dallas

Jennifer Doré Dallas

moimessouliers.org 928695_713539605393571_1821986446_n

Age:  30

Hometown: Montreal

Quote: Listen to your gut. Go!

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December 5, 2014

Vagabonding Case Study: Jason Jones

Jason Jones

Hiatus4Life.com Helsinki_Island(1)

Age: 29

Hometown: Sarasota, FL – USA

Quote: “If it weren’t for the last minute, a lot of things wouldn’t get done.” -Michael S. Traylor

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November 21, 2014

Vagabonding Case Study: Raymond Walsh

Raymond Walsh Raymond Walsh from Man On The Lam in Mazatlan, Mexico

Man On The Lam

Age: 45

Hometown: St. John’s, Newfoundland, CANADA

Quote: “Cover the earth before it covers you.”

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November 20, 2014

Vagabonding Case Study: Rease Kirchner

Rease Kirchner  IMG_1341

IndecisiveTraveler.com

Age:  27

Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri USA

Quote: “[Her] goal in life was to be an echo

Riding alone, town after town, toll after toll….Remember to remember me

Standing still, in your past

Floating fast like a hummingbird.” – Wilco “Hummingbird”

(I even got a tattoo to honor it – http://indecisivetraveler.com/remember-to-remember-me)

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November 19, 2014

Vagabonding Case Study: Elizabeth Kelsey Bradley

Elizabeth Kelsey Bradley 094

ekbradley.net

Age: 31

Hometown: Antibes, France and Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin

Quote: “We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize truth at least the truth that is given us to understand” Picasso

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October 31, 2014

Vagabonding Case Study: Ellen & Elmar van Drunen

Ellen van Drunen & Elmar van Drunen fietsjunks-3 (1)

fietsjunks.nl & traveltheworldbybicycle.com

Age: 39 and 40

Hometown: Ridderkerk, The Netherlands (small town near Rotterdam)

Quote:  “Live the life you love, love the life you live!”

“Stay hungry, stay foolish.” – Steve Jobs

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” –
Steve Jobs

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