Pulling Off a Spontaneous Adventure

Spontaneity doesn’t have to be what everyone tells you it is

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Departing JFK — my favorite sight in the world

1. It’s Too Expensive

2. I don’t have time

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A quick stop at the Hanoi Social Club for a cappuccino during my 8-hour layover en route to Taipei

3. I Already Have Travel Plans

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An overnight layover in Beijing is merely a reason to stay in one of the city’s classic hutongs. I stay at the Leo Hostel near Tiananmen Square, and although the beds are rather hard it doesn’t matter because I’m exhausted by the time I get there.

4. I’ll Do it Eventually

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Journalist, entrepreneur and student - Boston College, University of Otago. Buddhist. Expert adventurer and consultant for conducting business in Asia.

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