Articles By: Jaclyn
There is a new role model for women who seek adventure, love to travel, and want to make a difference while doing it. Alison Teal is a world traveler, soul surfer, filmmaker, and adventurer who recently completed filming the Discovery Channel’s survival show, Naked and Afraid.
Did you ever read an article that, from the very first sentence, makes you think, “yes.” And by the second paragraph, you’re at “yes yes” and by the end of the article, you’ve reached “yes yes yes?” I had this experience earlier today when I landed on a Forbes article called “Why Solo Travel Is The Way To Go.”
See here’s the thing about Italians – they eat Italian food every night. Every night. And I’m from New York, so I love Italian food, and American, Turkish, Greek, Thai etc. So after a month of being in Italy, I saw a busy Turkish restaurant in Florence and thought – why not?
“YES!” I responded immediately when a friend called in early February to see if I wanted to go on vacation during President’s Week. I told him I had no time to plan, but if he was up to working out the details, I was in. A few days later, he asked if I would be okay going to Costa Rica for a week followed by Guatemala for four days.