"There is so much goodness out there."
After years of working in finance, Leon Logothetis felt there was something missing. Inspired by Che Guevara, he left his job to ride a motorbike around the world on $5 a day.
In reality, showing kindness doesn't need to be a grand gesture, and the best acts of kindness are the random ones that happen every day in ways you may not even realize. For example, an act of kindness could be as simple as giving someone a smile.
"You have to be brought down to your humblest point, so you can appreciate other things that are waiting for you."
Have you ever noticed in movies that take place in a far-off, exotic local, there's likely to be a scene set in a bazaar? It doesn't resemble your favorite mall or even a farmer's market, but it seems like a place for people to come together and buy ... sell ... trade...yell ... and eat.
DT: I love the freedom of being on the road - visiting new parts of the world and letting my travels develop as they happen
If you think it's about time for the masses to have a viable alternative to expensive and underwhelming hotels, you will love AirBnB. This is an uber-efficient online lodging service that allows anyone to list an apartment, home, or even a single room for travelers to rent.
Home to the University of Texas, Austin is a burgeoning oasis in the southwest United States that is brimming with culture, great food and iconic events. Its most famous event, SXSW (that's South by Southwest) is a celebration of all things music, film and interactive media.
Among the endless metaphors for life, a road is perhaps one of the best. There's times for speed, times for caution and time for rest stops. You have intersections, turns and often have to navigate everything effectively. My question to you today is: What road is your life on?
Each of us is entirely different. The things that will inspire each of us will be individual as well. Inspiration can be found almost anywhere. There is no right or wrong. If it inspires you to be a better person, to be all that you can be, it is a very good thing.
Ideal vacation spots vary from person to person, but some sites just can't be missed. The best destinations combine history, beauty, and luxury, providing visitors with an experience as enjoyable as it is educational.