Let’s face it, movies are a form of escapism. We can step out of our day-to-day realities and transport ourselves to a brand new world for a few hours, dreaming of new possibilities. But the best travel movies can inspire us to get up off the sofa and make these travel experiences a reality. For example, watching The Beach with Leonardo DiCaprio as a university student first got me dreaming of traveling to Thailand.
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“Instead of wondering when your next vacation is, maybe you should set up a life you don’t need to escape from.” Seth Godin “The alternative to binge travel—the mini-retirement —entails relocating to one place for one to six months before going home or moving to another locale. It is the anti-vacation in the most positive sense. Though it can be relaxing, the mini-retirement is not an escape from your life but a reexamination of
Name: Lisa Kaela Yu Occupation: Copywriter & Content Strategist + Founder & Director of Seeyu Studios Current Location: Vancouver, Canada Services: B2B/B2C (E-Commerce) Sales Copywriting, Web Content (Landing Pages, Blog Writing, Lead Magnets), Social Media Copy & More Websites: lisakaela.com & seeyustudios.com What are you currently working on? Copywriting and editing projects as a writer. Account management & content creation for my agency. I’m currently working as an editor for a true-story graphic novel