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Monday Travel Motivation: The Greatest Wonder of the World

Our series of inspirational and motivational images and quotes related to traveling continues with a few words from explorer and travel writer extraordinaire, Dame Freya Stark, DBE. Author of more than two dozen books, she was one of the first non-Arabians to travel through the Arabian Desert, and the first westerner to travel to western Iraq in the 1920s and ’30s.

“Surely, of all the wonders of the world, the horizon is the greatest.”

Always separating us from the great unknown, from the future, and from our destination, little fills us with wonder so much as the horizon.

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