Why You Should Be Investing in Adventure

​To those who have the will to stay young...

This may sound like a no brainer to all you adventure folks

But throughout the course of life, your agenda will change. Planned or unplanned, you won't always know the next step. The only thing we can do is stay eager because adventure isn't always a thing, but often a time.

There is so much we want to see, so many things we want to embrace, and so many dreams that seem so far and sometimes impossible to achieve... but impossible depends on your will to invest. It's time to devote yourself to the adventure and I promise you won't regret it because maybe one day....

You'll want to have the mountains in your backyard. 
My friend Gina at Lake Pukaki with Mount Cook in the background, 2015

Maybe one day, you'll want to live the magical (and filthy) life of a summertime festival-goers.  
Soft sunset at Electric Forest, 2017

Maybe one day, you'll want to surround yourself with trees taller than you have ever seen. 
Couldn't help but take a photo of strangers at Muir Woods, 2016

Or maybe one day, you'll live in a city where natural beauty isn't too hard to find. 
Catching the sunset at Twin Peaks in San Francisco, 2015

We have a lot of "maybe's" to fulfill in life and we most likely don't know what they all are yet. But one day, you'll have the urge to do something crazy. Something so outside of your comfort zone, you'll need to invest in your all for that adventure. Even if you think you've done it all, something new will always come around.

When you stay mindful of the places you go and find your will to explore, an adventure will always be on your side.

Published: January 24, 2017

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Tiffany YoungExplorer

New Zealand

I ruin instant coffee. From Connecticut - currently reminiscing in New Zealand. I'm just chilling.