I quit a really good job to travel for a year and I don't regret it
November 15,2018 at 6:08PM UTC
Growing up, I never had the option to travel oversees. In college, all of my friends studied abroad except me. I was just so curious about the world so last year, I decided to quit everything to see as much of the world as I could. I slept on couches, hostel hopped, backpacked/camped and met a lot of people along the way. I'm back in the midwest now and while I don't have a new job lined up (which is slightly terrifying because I'm running out of money), I don't regret this decision. My life perspective has changed in a way I didn't even know was possible. If you ever have the option to do this, go. I promise you won't regret it. FGB'ers, would you ever do this?
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