Imagine that you’re planning a road trip. You pore over the maps to figure out how to get to your ultimate destination. As you do this, you realize there are many points of interest along the way that might be worth a visit. Once you start your journey, you find that there are indeed some great places to visit. Sometimes you get to take in beautiful vistas, experience new things, and meet dynamic people. In other instances, you may find that the upcoming stop-off isn’t worth the effort and floor it to get to the next one!

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