"There is no moment of delight in any pilgrimage like the beginning of it." - Charles Dudley Warner

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Here we are, the first post. This blog will be a journal, memoir, and documentation of my travels and international interests, be them zoological, ecological, political, or social. Obviously when I am traveling, posts will be more frequent, but I will do my best to keep you updated regularly. But first before any of that, I think I should share some of the names that Expat-terns beat in the competition that is blog naming. Some are witty, some aren't, but I do believe before we really get started, I share should them. At least they are being read. It's their honorary mention. Here they are:

So let's take this journey together. Additionally, I will offer information as well as ways to travel abroad as a minor, so stay tuned so you can start your own treks, adventures, and memories too.