• Travel

    Homecoming

    Your early twenties are like the beginning of a great journey. Careers are starting, degrees are being obtained and adventures are being had all around you. Sometimes, those adventures mean leaving the comfort of your home, city, or even country. As massively exciting as it may be for the backpackers, the contikki-ers, the emigraters, the soon-to-be-South-East-Asian teachers, their goodbyes often leave those who stay behind with an equally massive sense of anticipation for their homecoming. The beginning of 2019 will see me saying goodbye to my best friend of the last 7 years, as he packs up his life in South Africa and boards a flight to London to settle…