I ramble on quite often about the great times on the road, the wonderful people I have met and the stunning scenery. There is a downside to travel; frustration and annoyance are unwelcome bedfellows on this wonderful journey and sometimes you just want to scream! Phew I feel better already. So here is my short list of pet peeves, I am sure you have your own so feel free to let me know.
Yes I know it’s hip to be travelling, where everything is fresh and you feel that you and your group/buddies are the coolest but for heaven’s sake lighten up! Talk to other travellers that are not in your little world and experience the beauty of conversation with a different mindset. How many times do I see backpackers in hostels ignore others that do not fit their stereotypes? Not all young travellers are drugged up ravers (well quite a lot) and not every grey haired knobbly kneed are senile. We are all on this journey together so smile more and enjoy the ride.
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