Why You Should Travel Before You’re 21

As I survive my first few weeks of college, I look back at last year. I wouldn't have traded it for the world. Instead of going straight from high school to college, I spent 6 months of last year traveling solo in Europe and Asia. I paid for it all myself, saving pennies and volunteering in exchange for room and board. I spent my days exploring, tasting, working, seeing, and experiencing. So...why am [...]