You meet some interesting people while travelling. Couchsurfing is always a good way to meet people. A hostel is another way. Sometimes people come into your life for a night, a weekend, or the rest of your life.
He is an Israeli cheering me on during a 10k in Argentina.
My friend Shannon has been a bigger inspiration in my life than he knows. His “don’t be afraid of anything” attitude really empowered my travelling. He is also a bit of the secret reason I am going to nursing school. He is an amazing family who has a family that I am happy to see on too rare occasions.