April 17, 2015

Vagabonding Case Study: Tracey Mansted

Tracey Mansted unnamed

 

hungryheads.org

Age: Tracey – 50
Mike (husband – 47)
Imogen (10)
Indira (9)

Hometown: Rainforest near Byron Bay, NSW Australia

Quote: Albert Einstein said “If at first an idea does not sound absurd, there is no hope for it”  – which I think equally applies to thinking and learning about new things as well as to taking huge leaps of faith like traveling long term with your kids. As a family we like the idea of “feel the fear and do it anyway”.

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April 3, 2015

Vagabonding Case Study: Nicole Brewer

 

Nicole Brewer unnamed


iluv2globetrot.com

Age: 33

Hometown: Detroit, MI

Quote: “I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move”.

Robert Louis Stevenson

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March 20, 2015

Vagabonding Case Study: Nellie Huang

Nellie Huang unnamed    

wildjunket.com

Age: 32

Hometown: Singapore

Quote: Wherever you go, go with all your heart. – Confucius

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March 6, 2015

Vagabonding Case Study: Anne Lowrey

Anne Lowrey unnamed

parttimetraveler.com

Age: 28

Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Quote: “Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.” — Miriam Beard

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February 20, 2015

Vagabonding Case Study: Marco Buch

Marco BuchMarco Buch Gravatar

life-is-a-trip.com

 

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February 11, 2015

Vagabonding Case Study: Marysia Maciocha

Marysia Maciocha unnamed

 

mytravelaffairs.com

Age: 30

Hometown: I come from an average size city in Northern Poland. Name won’t ring a bell to anybody.

Quote: “Traveling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, ‘I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station.” – Lisa St Aubin de Teran

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February 6, 2015

Vagabonding Case Study: Jessica Festa

Jessica Festa

 

jessieonajourney.com and epicureandculture.com  me23

 

Age: 27

 

Hometown: Farmingville, New York on Long Island

 

Quote: You may say I’m a dreamer, But I’m not the only one, I hope someday you will join us, And the world will be as one – John Lennon (Imagine)

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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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