My life is shaped by the urgent need to wander and observe,
and my camera is my passport.
– Steve McCurry

Amboseli National Park, Kenya
New York, USA

I’d like to go anywhere.
– John Steinbeck

Ghorepani, Nepal

Look for chances to take the less-traveled roads.
There are no wrong turns.
– Susan Magsamen

Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Afghan Border, Afghanistan

Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again;
we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life.
– Jack Kerouac

USA Mexico Border

I was lying to myself when I thought I was lost,
I have never been lost – I just wasn’t ready to be found.

– Nikki Rowe


… a certain kind of wanderlust can only be assuaged by the acts of the body
itself in motion, not the motion of the car, boat, or plane.
– Rebecca Solnit

Aosta Valley, Italy
Umbria, Italy

… all my life I have lived and behaved very much like the Sandpiper just
running down the edges of different countries and continents,
looking for something.
– Elizabeth Bishop

London, United Kingdom

Wherever you go, go with all your heart.
– Confucius

Italy cammino di francesco, Rieti
Kali Gandaki River Valley, Nepal

I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads.
Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it.
– Rosalia de Castro


That’s the place to get to—nowhere.
One wants to wander away from the world’s
somewheres, into our own nowhere.
– D.H. Lawrence



The gladdest moment in human life
is a departure into unknown lands.

– Sir Richard Burton