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Travel Illusion Articles
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5 myths about women who travel solo

by Silvia Romão
6

5 lies you’ve been fed about travel

by Sarah Katin
12

Is planning a trip the best part of travel?

by Matt Hershberger
2

My advice to travelers: Learn how to stay still

by Matt Hershberger
5

Why we should stop thinking of travel as a checklist

by Matt Hershberger
2

10 morally questionable things you only find yourself doing when traveling

by Claire Harris
24

On the various insecurities of the perpetual traveler

by Reda Wigle
7

5 ways to waste a perfectly good travel experience

by Eytan Levy
11

The moral cost of travel

by Cody Delistraty
7

When short-term travel just isn’t enough

by Nikki Hodgson
10

Why that travel quote on your Facebook page is BS

by Matt Hershberger
23

How tourism has destroyed Mexico’s Yucatan coast

by Michael Miszczak
5

4 travel truisms worth questioning

by Sarah Katin
3

Why the Seven Wonders of the World are totally stupid

by Eytan Levy
2

Are Germans rude? Killing the stereotypes after living in Berlin

by Benny Lewis
2

What happens when “off the beaten track” isn’t where you really want to be?

by Matt Sterne
20

The problem with little white girls and boys

by Philippa Biddle
1

On the creeping commoditization of Tibet

by Clare Blackburne
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