I reflect what it’s like turning forty on our year long family gap year in South America, and what Pink Floyd has to say about it.
Six months into our family gap year, I reflect on the things that have surprised me the most about long-term travel and how our family has adapted (or not).
As we approach our departure, each family member’s unbridled enthusiasm for our year of travel becomes clouded with sadness for what we leave behind.
Our familiar life will end in 3 months when we kick off our year of travel. I reflect on staying present and engaged in this “lame duck” phase of our life.
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Are you thinking of taking a gap year and want to move on from idle dreaming? This article will help you think through the most important considerations.