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Who I am and why am I here?

Who I am: I’m a girl from the US who wanted more. Wanted to see more, do more, learn more than my surroundings could offer me. Growing up in a southern suburb of Chicago was nice and all but…I was ready for some traveling and adventure. I wanted to see the world. Last August I packed up a suitcase and left for Israel to continue some studying and to see the country. My life has not been short of adventure since. I’ve caught the travel bug and now I’m not sure if I can ever go back to that suburb. I’ve since found myself in India, and yesterday I was in three different countries within the same day, Israel, Egypt, and Jordan. There is something about the feeling of getting a fresh stamp on that passport. 🙂 I’ve learned so many things, met so many interesting people, experienced different cultures in different lands. I’ve known the electrifying feeling of exiting the airport and into the unknown, and now there’s absolutely no going back. I’m hooked. …