YourLifeIsATrip.com travelers share a common passion for exploration, and each story is as unique and original as the experiences and storytellers behind them. No top-ten lists. No superficial content. Just real people—who happen to be great writers—sharing real stories.
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Discover Off The Beaten Path Destinations
Are you independent and curious and eager to explore the unknown? That’s the ethos that powers our off-the-beaten-path stories.
Go Beyond Mainstream Media with Culturally Immersive Stories
Don’t be just another visitor. Our cultural immersion stories go beyond the mainstream and transport you into the lives of the people who live there.
Learn Important Life Lessons
Hidden behind the scenes of everyday life are important lessons that can lie dormant for years until something, or someone, brings them to the surface. Discover the tales of ordinary people sharing extraordinary life lessons.
Tap Into the Spirit of Adventure
Take a walk on your wild side - even if you never leave home - with our adventure travel stories. Our intrepid writers have set off on adventures that push past their comfort zones and engage their muscles in addition to their hearts and souls.
Be Inspired by Transformative Travel Experiences
Whether it's subtle shifts in attitudes or life-altering realizations, our transformative travel stories share ah-ha insights and experiences.