Traveling around the world has given me an incredible amount of understanding about other cultures as well as my own culture and life.
Things such as:
The ways in which people live life.
The activities people enjoy.
The diversity of food.
The culture of the family unit.
The simplicities of each place as well as the complexities.
It's been a long time coming that I would not only share my photographs of the places I've been and the people I've met, but that I could put into words the things I have experienced in my travels.
In everything I have learned and in everything I have seen; there is one take away that I always share with others.
You don't have to travel the world to adventure and explore.
You can explore anywhere you are and make the most of the city you live in and the places you venture to. Whether those places are right down the street or on another continent.
You are where you are for a reason.
Make the most of the opportunities in the environment you are in.
Appreciate your city.
Meet new people.
Spend time with those you love.
And most importantly: