Walter The Grump
Walter The Grump thanked The Z.'s answer

We should differentiate between tourists and travelers.

Tourists come to see and experience notable sites that they may have only read about or heard tales of. To touch history, to stand in a famous place or behold a breathtaking view.

It's personally significant to say, "I've BEEN there!".

Really adept travelers seek out the local culture … Read more

Walter The Grump
Walter The Grump thanked HappyTwo BeHereTwo's answer

Some tourist traps are tons of fun.  Estes Park is a nonstop carnival, with better food. 

But I'm with you.  I prefer to slow down and go beyond the crowds.  The locals know the best places, and the experience is more authentic.  That's why I want to go back to the British Isles.  My high … Read more

Walter The Grump
Walter The Grump thanked Didge Doo's answer

If my name was Hari Seldon I would be able to predict the future with unerring accuracy. I would then be able to spend myself, gnomelike, hunched over my laptop writing two books in the next two years. The first one would be kind of whimsical; the second wouldn't interest you if you have to … Read more

Walter The Grump
Walter The Grump thanked Corey The Goofyhawk's answer

Right now I am searching for a job in the IT field. I would use the diary to show what would happen if I applied to certain jobs. I would love to see which option would give me the best options. Best of luck.