In Guatemala, a Solo Traveler Learns It’s Sometimes Best to Leap Before You Look

A travel essay in which, during a last-minute solo excursion to Lake Atitlan, Jami Attenberg considers the advantages to taking more risks and opening up to the unfamiliar, and the differences between healthy solitude and isolation.

Source: AFAR
Published: May 30, 2018
Length: 10 minutes (2,560 words)