This bit of travel inspiration reminds us that traveling to unusual places, doing incredible activities can improve you personal confidence and spirit and make you feel freer. Step out of your comfort zone just a little, and you will feel a renewed sense of accomplishment. Not, to mention, that you have wild stories to share with your friends for years to come.

2007 Pow Wow by the Smithsonian Institute

2007 Pow Wow by the Smithsonian Institute

Go swimming with the sharks, go on a safari in Africa, ride in a hot air balloon or take a trip to the other side of the world. What do you think is a bizarre trip? Let me know! It’s up to you.

Claudine Williams

Editor-in-Chief at Somewhere Luxurious
Claudine Williams has been published in the New York Times, the Miami Herald, Hotel Chatter, Travel + Leisure Southeast Asia, the Huffington Post, and various other publications. Claudine has a master's degree in Information Design and Communications. She believes that everyone deserves a trip to Somewhere Luxurious.