“When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.” – Susan Heller

Finally bought my ticket!!!! yaaaay!!!! After much hemming and hawing and doubting myself….I bit the bullet and it feels awesome. After all…

“A person needs at intervals to separate from family and companions and go to new places. One must go without familiars in order to be open to influences, to change.”
– Katharine Butler Hathaway

To my fear of travelling alone I say:
“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” — Andre Gide

 Now that that’s out of the way, I have so much to plan……what to wear? what to carry? how much? oh my!