ONE YEAR AGO TODAY, I was probably sitting in the dirt, plucking weeds somewhere on a large property in a tiny town on the edge of Sweden and Norway. My boyfriend and I had just embarked on our big adventure and we were volunteering with our first HelpX hosts, Hans and Birgitta. In the following ten months, we volunteered with eight more hosts across Europe, and one in Hawaii.
Now that we’re back home, people keep asking us how the trip was, and one answer just doesn’t suffice. So here are 10.