*untether: (verb) to release or free from a tether
*tether: (noun) a rope or chain with which an animal is tied to restrict its movement
The Untethered Girl
I’ve decided to spend 12 months of my life traveling, without pressures or expectations to do anything else.
Even if only for a little while, I want to be untethered from the obligations of my normal life and free to try to experience just a little bit more of what is beyond.
Where I am now…
In an effort to be as flexible as possible, I am only planning one step of my trip at a time, so check back here frequently for updates to my itinerary and future destinations.
Currently Visiting: Colombia July 29 – October 1
Coming Up Next: Asia?
Where I’ve Been So Far…
Find Out What I’ve Been Doing Recently…
I don’t feel like I really got to appreciate the food in Chile. Because I didn’t stay too long in any one place, I never felt like I had enough time to find out what the good food was or where it was. And because of my long bus trips, I frequently found myself ready… Read more
In my last post, I talked about star gazing in the desert in Vicuña and pisco tasting in the Elqui Valley, as well as the coastal cities I visited as I continued my journey through Chile on the bus. Although I had only originally planned to stay for a couple of days in Santiago before… Read more
In my last post, I talked about how a couple of days in Chile turned into a two week bus adventure. What had originally started as just a day or two in Santiago, ended up including another couple of days on the coast in Valparaíso. Then, after hearing about the Elqui Valley while I was… Read more
Although it was just last month, my two weeks in Chile has already become a blur in my head. It’s a bit of a jumble of buses, hostels, deserts, and coastal cities. In my next couple of posts, I’m going to try to recap my trip as much as possible, for the sake of my… Read more