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I Travel the Road Less Traveled

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    Stay Out Of The Tall Grass!

    A relevant Jurassic park 2 reference. win. Anyway, I was out walking through the woods and fields with my friend the other week. I was walking in front of her, on the path that had been worn out by people over the years. There was a second path through all the undergrowth...
    Emptysoul30 Emptysoul30 22-25, M Oct 29, 2009

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    &isn't It Ironic?

    Would be ironic if this group managed to get a lot of people... :P
    bathanie bathanie 16-17, F Apr 12, 2010

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    The Road Less Traveled

    I am on the less traveled path in life. At first I think I was in a marathon, chasing after wherever everybody else was goin. i think I think i tried to take a shortcut somewhere along the way which actually wasnt a shortcut. i can tell im on the road less traveled because there...
    autumnvibe autumnvibe 22-25, M Jul 21, 2012

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    Robert Frost

    The old poet always reminds me of the reason I took a different route apart from many around me. I was not the same and I knew it; therefore, I also knew that taking the same path was not for me. I continue down that path to this very day.
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M 1 Response May 12, 2013

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    Oops!

    If I had known this group existed I might have put my "road less traveled" experience here. Instead it's at EP Link http://missdaphne.wordpress.com/
    MissDaphne05EV MissDaphne05EV 36-40, F Aug 11, 2010

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    The Road Of Life Is An Adventure.

    Being Old has many rewards, I have traveled down many roads. I have always tried to expericence life by doing things many others would have passed on. Life has been a wonderful trip, and pray the trip continues for a long time. I try and tell everyone younger than me that life...
    Jones47 Jones47 61-65, M Jul 1, 2010

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    Have You Ever Heard Of A Cigartainer?

    When I meet people on a plane or at a party and they get around to asking 'what do you do,' they are usually confused when I tell them I am a Cigartainer.'Just exactly what is that?' they inquire.  I chuckle as I tell them how I travel around the country teaching people at...
    cigartainer cigartainer 61-65, M Jan 20, 2010

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    Because That Is Where Adventures Are Found

    I've been known to get in ruts.they can take many forms,beware. when I depart from my comfort zone,I'm allowing myself to be open to new experiences,the consequences may be potentially shocking,but ultimately thought-provoking and life-enhancing. a few past favorites:destroying...
    dubkebab dubkebab 36-40, M 3 Responses Sep 7, 2009

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    Meadow

    I always follow my own path, rarely sticking with the crowd.  I'm not much like them anyway, so there is no need to follow.  I found this one quote a long time ago.... My entire life has had me feeling my way through the meadows while everyone else plowed through hallways and...
    Lucidblue Lucidblue 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 29, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    "And I took the one less traveled by and that has made all the difference". Robert Frost I have always loved this poem, especially this line. It is my favorite and I will always...
    katzlaw katzlaw 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    I'm on one right now, we left almost 2 weeks ago to help a family friends who is displaced from their house due to flooding of their house and yard... So, we went on a road trip...
    4NeonFun 4NeonFun 16-17, F 22 hrs ago

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    Hotels are distinguished by the number of rooms as well as the companies they provide and the selection around Nerja is enough to fit all budgets. Many hotels can be found Along...
    Jenipe Jenipe 31-35, M 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    This is still my lofelong dream. My family and I used to go every summer in the beach and spend our overnights swimming, grilling bbqs, and road tripping. I would say our dad has...
    BakerQueen14 BakerQueen14 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 25

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    Just an article I came across, worth a read : The Huffington Post 6 Lessons Travel Teaches You That College Never Will Ryan O'Rourke06/23/14 03:31 PM ET 6 Lessons Travel Teaches...
    atikin atikin 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 27

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    There was once a movie, The Grand Tour, where a group of travelers could take voyages back in time to witness natural disasters and horrors for a fee for enjoyment. The question...
    Moca2014 Moca2014 26-30 1 hr ago

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    I travel the world all the time and I love to and I want a friend who does the same (the cover photo is of the Swiss alps while I was there)
    daisyjane17 daisyjane17 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    So the beginning of my summer I traveled to Europe. I went to Italy and Greece. Both were very pretty and had so many amazing sites. In Italy I visited : Rome, Florence, Naples...
    chrissyboo123 chrissyboo123 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 27

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    i would love to travel alone, i just dont have the courage to do so.. lol
    mstud17 mstud17 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    I have travelled to North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia, just missing Antarctica ! Would be willing to go but it is very far away and hard to get to...
    tomkojohn tomkojohn 51-55, M 1 Response Jun 30

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    I have traveled a fair amount in the United States, but I'd love to visit other countries and experience other cultures. Mostly, I'd love to see animals in their natural...
    RaverFan RaverFan 41-45 2 Responses Jul 2

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    I wish that there was a real time machine invented that can take me a hundred or a thousand years into the future and I want to see what technology is going to look like and how...
    babybinky15 babybinky15 13-15, M 6 days ago

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    I traveled a lot, London, Dubai, India, Singapore and a lot of states in the us. I'm just amazed by the cities :)))
    ThatGuyMTL ThatGuyMTL 16-17, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I've never even anywhere other than where I live but if I ever get the chance to go out and enjoy the different landscapes and cultures I'd be so happy. I've been dying to travel...
    lonelygypsy lonelygypsy 13-15, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I'm excited to go to California to finally meet my godmother too in person. I bet we'll have so much fun and we're both excited. She's already planned where we'll go. I just love...
    lilacgalaxy lilacgalaxy 16-17, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I plan on traveling to as many places as I can. I want to see different cultures and the way people live, I think that'd be interesting
    katelynnn11 katelynnn11 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I cant wait to go on another road trip. I have not been on one in years. The smell of mountain fresh air. The open roads and rain or shine. It is just a great feeling when taking a...
    Workoutguy720 Workoutguy720 26-30, M Jul 14

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    "This was a long awaited vacation that didn’t happen." Man Sues Airline After Landing in Grenada Rather Than Granada t was a booking mistake off by one letter but nearly 4,000...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 24

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    So I have always enjoyed driving ever since I was a kid. I used to cruise all over (gas was cheaper then) and knew all the main drags in the towns near me. I live in Nebraska and...
    srfchopper srfchopper 56-60, M 2 Responses Jun 24

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    I'm leaving for a month to wander across the northern USA from California to the Great Lakes and back starting on 5th. I tried to find a traveling companion, but it seems this trip...
    anyoldrobert anyoldrobert 51-55, M 4 Responses Jun 26

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    The only one that I have ever known Don't know where it goes But it's home to me and I walk alone In my opinion we all walk our own lonely road. Some are close with others so we...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 28

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    Hi,friends. This is paige from China. I got 10days off from work next month,from 16th to 26th,July.I want to travel abroad. I am looking for travel partner ,local travel guide...
    paige1000 paige1000 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Going to New York in less than two hours! Better get Frank Sinatra ready to go :D
    gingerwhovian gingerwhovian 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    don't know when yet or where to ... but i think its gonna be in two months or less
    imrichhhh imrichhhh 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 8

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    I admit that I feel very lucky for being born in Europe. After speaking with people from different continents I realize how easy it is for Europeans to travel while countries are...
    AlexandraWard AlexandraWard 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 15

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    I love other cultures and I always wanted to travel a lot. Earlier this year I was able to visit France and Spain because of a school trip! It was great! I didn't really like to...
    faithandfree faithandfree 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    Wish I could travel while I'm young but my parents expect me to finish school in time and not take a gap year, or even a half of one. Also can't even save up for Europe because I'm...
    kbeary kbeary 18-21, F Jul 11

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    I love to travel. I can travel alone anywhere in the world. What i do normally is get in my car and travel to unknown places. I love to explore haunted places as well
    jasonjohn88 jasonjohn88 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 14

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    The more I travel, the more I want to travel. Traveling makes you truly appreciate our earth, and just how much home means to you.
    Naturalsimple Naturalsimple 22-25, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I love to travel often. I spend four weeks a year for travel. This year my husband and I are going to Europe for a month. We are looking forward to visiting many countries again...
    americanmarriedmom americanmarriedmom 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    I really want to, but because of immigration complications (I am not illegal or anything) I cannot go out of the country for 4 years... All my friends travel abroad a lot but I...
    ramyawave ramyawave 22-25, F Jun 29

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    There are so many places i would love to travel, both in the U.S. and other countries. So far my favorite places have been Raleigh, NC and Minneapolis. I would love to have the...
    Christy922 Christy922 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 30

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    I have been to a few places in my 16 years, I'm from New Zealand travelled around America twice, Bali and Rarotonga. My dream is to travel Europe and visit my best friend in...
    Daisymay77 Daisymay77 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 2

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    I've always had dreams of going traveling, just getting on a boat and exploring all different countries taking in all different cultures and learning new stiff about them countries...
    Vik91 Vik91 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 2

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    I've always wanted to go on a road trip, preferably in America 'cause it's big but it just sounds like so much fun, road tripping with friends
    SarahBBZ SarahBBZ 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 8

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    So I went out to do a couple things for my mum earlier, was driving along, passed two cyclists, the road was wide enough for me to go past without overtaking or anything. Got to a...
    moonziggy moonziggy 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    its not the place i travel to but the mix of place people n food tha makes the travel or visit to the place an amazing experience
    jayreuters jayreuters 31-35, M Jul 10

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    I love to travel, don't do it as much as when my luck was down, makes you wonder about being successful. When things are going well you have to stay put and build a future or...
    subsumedpat subsumedpat 36-40, M Jul 14

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    When I was younger, I felt that the only way I could have ever lived a full and accomplished life is if I had seen and been to every single part of the world. It didn't matter how...
    Affley Affley 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 14