Sometimes travel is a test – of our wits, our nerve, our endurance, or all of the above – and it can take us far beyond our comfort zone. Read stories of nomads confronting their fears, testing their survival skills, and discovering just what they’re capable of.
Scholarship winner Alexander McCoy sheds his misgivings and finds acceptance in a Japanese onsen.
Andrés Brenner heads to the Bolivian Andes to find the medicine men behind the remedies at the La Paz Witches’ Market.
Traveling solo through India, Leah Tioxon finds herself the only female on an overnight train to Varanasi.