Why this journey?
It’s a question people often ask me.
Well, the many and varied reasons include:
|To make a change from my everyday life, and escape routine|
|To experience a nomadic lifestyle for longer|
|To fulfill my dream of travelling for a long time|
|To slooooow down and focus on the present moment|
|To discover the United States and meet some cowboys|
|To turn the page on one part of my career and mark the transition to a new chapter in my life|
|To dare to keep myself company (and my mules)|
|To learn to trust myself, listen to myself, and find inner resources in the face of the new situations
that never fail to turn up
|To let go of control, because when you’re travelling you need to improvise|
To increase freedom of action and open up new possibilities:
Setting off alone into wild, mountainous, open spaces also meant I had to be a little stubborn, daring and reckless