True Confession: I’m Really Not Cut Out for Travel

Last year was a flurry of passport stamps and longhaul flights as I traveled coast to coast here at home, and circled the globe. I cruised the Mediterranean, ate my way through Italy, drank my way through Portland, Oregon, crossed Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam by bus, and managed to cover a lot of ground here in Kentucky as well. I live for travel. The thing is, I’m really not cut out for it. A travel writer, you might expect, would have the constitution of a billy goat, be able to sleep at the drop of a hat, and have the

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