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A Different Kind of Travel Story

This is a different kind of travel story. More indulgent, more personal. But I’ve written about my sojourns, thoughts of life and growth and beauty and love, of awe-inspired learnings and aspirations — and every so often, mentioned the people I share all these with. 2016 for me has been a year of connection. A milestone celebrated by my cousin brought our family together, now scattered all over the world, to share the joy of her wedding. A work opportunity for a friend earlier in the year brought renewed, treasured friendships. And in the last quarter of the year, a life changing proposal from my now fiancĂ©, travel partner and soon to be life partner. The proposal came unexpectedly on the early celebration of my birthday. We had a reservation at Eleven Madison Park, number 2 on my restaurant bucket list and a surprise I ruined when I heard the alarm go off on my then non yet fiancĂ©’s phone reminding him to make the reservation, and I did not quit until he told me …