Couchsurfing VS Facebook – Which is more important to Social Media?

I was reflecting on how when I first launched the Social Media Adventure over 2 years ago, I wasn't really doing anything new... to me at least. The concept of traveling around the world to meet people for the purpose of forming & strengthening relationships was something that I, as well as many others, I'm sure, have been doing even before the advent of Facebook & Twitter. Better Than Being Interviewed On TV My adopted little sister interviewed me recently for a report she had to do for high school. This report was supposed to be about someone who lived in a different generation... (how's that to make me feel old?)  She wanted to know more about why I set out to travel across the country and meet all these people that I had only previously connected with through Social Media. It struck me that 15 years earlier I made an identical journey... with far less technology. 1996 - The First Adventure... Hitch-hiking In the summer ...

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Epiphany From Paradise – Lessons from the beach in Cista Rica

Assuming you read my earlier post about why I'm in Costa Rica, this update will make a little bit of sense. Here's an excerpt from my first report from Paradise on my healing journey: No amount of rehearsing what might have been was going to change anything. So I decided that instead of thinking about the past the way I was, I needed to change the way that I ...

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Social Media Adventure goes to Costa Rica

When I first launched the Social Media Adventure, I wanted to connect with online friends that I hadn't met in person. Very simply, I started driving and went to various cities meeting my social media acquaintances in real life. The support was absolutely overwhelming, and more often than not I was asked the question by those I hadn't yet met in person: When are you coming to my city? ...

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