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Why Do We Travel?

Palace of Versailles, Paris, France

When you look at travel photos posted by friends on Facebook or Twitter or Instagram or Pinterest, everything looks so beautiful, joyous and fun.

Reality doesn’t quite work that way.  In fact, travel travails often have you wondering why you even bother to leave home!

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Travel Thoughts & Life’s Purpose

Zurich to Innsbruck

We were on the superfast RailJet from Salzburg, Austria to Zurich, Switzerland.

A few minutes back, the train had stopped at Innsbruck, a skiing resort where James Bond movie “For Your Eyes Only” was shot.  

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Hellbrunn – A Palace For Fun

Water gardens at Hellbrunn Palace, Salzburg

All you read about these days is news of escalating strife, looming recession, and violation of human rights.

Our world has grown serious.  

We’ve forgotten how to have fun!

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Why Travel (Sometimes) Breaks My Heart

Via Sacra Arch

While touring Europe, I couldn’t help but feel a pang of regret… that India hasn’t developed as much.

When I drive or walk through Chennai, I understand a part of the reason why!

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