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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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    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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    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 46-50, M 3 Responses Sep 7, 2009

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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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    You may find that the things of value

    and importance to you aren't really of value and importance to anyone else. No point in repeatedly banging your head against a brick wall. I take the path that I believe is best suited for me.
    KlaraVoyet KlaraVoyet 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2014

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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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    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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    &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 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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    Related Experiences

    I really want to go to Europe, travel around, and eat cuisine from all over the place.
    Debro85 Debro85 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    I most definitely want to travel to Santorini, Greece one day.
    myramay13 myramay13 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I remember when I was on a college road trip and it was my first time in New York. We were split up in groups and I left my group and went on an adventure. I met new people, took...
    ErraticPredictions ErraticPredictions 18-21, M 6 hrs ago

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    I really just want to travel and explore the world with about 3-4 other people and have fun lol
    nickfio nickfio 16-17, M 11 hrs ago

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    Hi guys, im traveling yo Schengen countries and i would love to visit some countries in winter which have snow . Could you please suggest some countries that have snow in October...
    NgocHanh NgocHanh 22-25, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    My mother got a job at an airline a few months ago, so I can fly free until I'm 24, and after that I can get highly discounted flights. What's also really exciting about this is...
    kberry95 kberry95 18-21, F 11 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    This is close to what the streets around my place look like right now. It can be such a pain to take detours and go far out of my way just to get to work. I realize the roads need...
    satnlacy satnlacy 22-25, T 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    I've had times where I woke up one day and was like I want to go somewhere tomorrow. I spent the entire day just searching and planning and the next day I was gone. I shouldn't...
    RastaGotSoul RastaGotSoul 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    The idea of travelling the world has always excited me, maybe because the possibility has always been out of reach. I haven't grown up in a wealthy family or anything, so...
    Ariawilliams Ariawilliams 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I grew up in a family of people who enjoyed travelling. Every October, from the ages of 5 to 15, my Mother would take my little sister and I to the little islands of St. Martin...
    awakenstarchild awakenstarchild 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Travel runs in the family and the road calls my name. He knows me by my blood and welcomes me when I set foot upon him. The road has carried me to forty eight states, nine...
    pcflvly pcflvly 51-55, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I started travelling since I was 5. I have travelled many places all around the world and am very fond of it. Many nations like China, India, Spain, Russia, Ukraine, US, Canada...
    TheNavelGuy22 TheNavelGuy22 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I decided I needed a road trip for the long holiday weekend. The start of a new tradition since my divorce. I'll load my bike in the Bug and hit the road. I plan to self-reflect...
    PinkJeanie1970 PinkJeanie1970 41-45, F 10 Responses 2 days ago

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    Road, subway restrictions listed online Some areas of Beijing, including several subway stations, will be restricted this week ahead of Thursday's big parade marking victory in...
    decantercentrifuge decantercentrifuge 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    You only live once. As such, I recommend traveling at any chance you get because it's such an enriching experience for all individuals whether you see a different part of your home...
    kevking22 kevking22 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Last June, My cousin on my Mother's side of the family got married, so I went with my family out to Chicago for the wedding. On the way there, my parents and I each took turns...
    GoldXilla GoldXilla 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I traveled to Germany and I got to know how Germans live and how kind they are. Because there was a myth about the Germans from where I am coming from but I really love the Germans...
    lexboray lexboray 26-30, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I used to have wonderlust. I used to want to see the world, talk to everyone. I'm still travelling actually. But I've lost that sense of wonder. Everywhere I go now looks the same...
    Radomguy1000 Radomguy1000 22-25, M 4 Responses a week ago

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    Being able to afford it... This is really the number one reason a lot of people don't travel. But it's worth it if you can save up and make a few trips. Go with people you enjoy...
    INFJguytwin1 INFJguytwin1 22-25, M Aug 25

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    Up until 5 years ago, I'd always travelled, seeing new sights, and the experience of new countries. My wife's illnesses have prevented us from travelling abroad these last 5 years...
    NottsProfGent NottsProfGent 46-50, M Aug 24

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    What is the craziest place you've ever traveled to? For me- it was Iceland. It was just hubby and I and we snorkeled over the tectonic fissure. (One of only two places in the world...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 23

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    oh but tonight's travel was scary. everytime my best friend get together. lucy and ethel strike again. lol
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 23

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    Need travel buddies! I like to travel with friends, I think it's cheaper to share the hotel than to travel yourself.
    jondeguzman jondeguzman 41-45, M Aug 21

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    I certainly hope you find this to be a helpful tip. There is no reason why anyone should be saying, "I love to travel but I can't afford it, unless they want to pay full price for...
    Evabeth Evabeth 26-30, F Aug 21

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    I just drove from Melbourne, Australia to Sydney, Australia and return in three days, loved being on the open road, able to clear my head, best thing about Sydney is Hume Freeway...
    SeptGurl2015 SeptGurl2015 46-50, T 3 Responses Aug 20

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    man, insane, all of this astral travel talk, all last night was a giant astral travel concept dream lol literaly just all night my subconscious wanting to try astral travel xD talk...
    lordjetzel lordjetzel 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    As almost everyone, my wanting to travel started when I was very young. I'd always fall in love with adventure movies and books. I often dream of going somewhere. It might not be a...
    alashfaaq alashfaaq 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    Seeing how everyone wants to travel makes me feel lucky that with my job I get to travel to many places. I may not get to enjoy them a whole lot but and some are not the nicest...
    AwesomeRugbyCoach AwesomeRugbyCoach 18-21, M Aug 20

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    why is everyone trying to enter the astral plain, its not even that hard to get the sleep paralysis in the first place and its even less hard to hear the vibration, like I said I...
    lordjetzel lordjetzel 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 20

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    does anyone believe you can die in the astral plain, when I was around 6-7 is when I first started lucid dreaming and astral projection, now I only remeber bits and peices of my...
    lordjetzel lordjetzel 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 20

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    I would love to travel all over the world! I would try to learn more about the places culture and just enjoy myself in a whole new place! Hopefully I won't be traveling alone when...
    gabs4help gabs4help 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 20

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    I want to travel again. My last trip was in June and I'm already getting restless. I want to travel again, but I have bills and money is tight. I've been in 3 different countries...
    Kriekki Kriekki 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 17